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  • Bibliography:
    37 Books
  • First Book:
    May 1990
  • Latest Book:
    February 2022
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Book List in Order: 37 titles


  • “Eye-catching " appealingly told” - School Library JournalSam knew he couldn't have a real dog of his own, but his mum drew him a picture - a 'Doodle' she called it - of a beautiful black and white puppy. Sam took it bed with him that night...



  • Janet and Sam have the most energetic granny you'll ever meet. She goes jogging, fixes cars and now she's entering art exhibitions. But like Granny herself, her sculpture is larger than life. The local children think it's great, but what will the jud...




  • “Beautifully illustrated in soft pencils. This is sure to enchant all small insomniacs " and quite a few grown-up ones too.” - Portsmouth News"I can't get to sleep!" Tom calls down the stairs. Mum, Dad, Granny and Grandpa all take turns to ...



  • The Pickle family love living at the Hungry Horse Cafe. However, they're not getting much sleep because something is making peculiar noises in the night, and things are going missing too. Is the cafe haunted by a greedy ghost? Can the Pickles solve t...



  • Wilf, the Witch's Dog, is full of magic ideas that help Weenie to think of something to make for the Witches' Fun Day. But in the sports, disaster strikes and Wilf is accused of cheating. It's not true of course, but how can he prove it? Wilf remembe...



  • Gary and Sue long to have a dog, but they can't because their father is allergic to dog fur. Mum has the answer when she builds a very special robot dog. Chip the Robodog, wants to be just like Rex, the thoroughbred dog next door. Rex's snooty owners...



  • An old magic carpet causes all sorts of trouble for Wilf, the Witch's Dog and his friends. Sly Cat and Tricky Toad don't help - they are back to their old sneaky ways. First some magic just sends Streaky flying into the air, then a magical carpet tur...



  • Wilf's school ski trip has been cancelled because there's no snow. Wilf and his friends help the Ice Cream Wizard to find his stolen wand, and their reward is a covering of ice-cream over the whole hill. Wilf uses his magic to freeze the ice cream an...






  • Wilf, the Witch's dog, has baked a cake. But before Wilf and his friends can eat it, Sly Cat and Tricky Toad cast a spell that makes the cake grow bigger and bigger and then float away. Wilf's quick thinking - and a little bit of magic - stop the gia...



  • Wilf wants to be a witch's dog. His friends don't think he can as witches don't usually have dogs as pets - they have cats, spiders and bats. But when Wilf sees an advertisement for a witch's pet he decides to apply. He disguises himself as a cat whi...



  • Wilf, the Witch's Dog, has problems with his spells and looks like being bottom of the class at the School of Spells. As soon as he discovers that Sly Cat and Tricky Toad are interfering with his note book and messing up his spells, things begin to i...



  • Wilf the Witch's dog is having a difficult day. It's Weenie's birthday and everything is going wrong. A box of tricks has gone missing at Weenie's school concert and it looks like Sly Cat and Tricky Toad have been up to some nasty tricks of their o...








  • It is a windy day for laundry, and Mr. Croc has hung his clothes out to dry. But he has forgotten to use any clothespins. Soon all the clothes have blown off the line. Will he find the clothes that have disappeared?...








  • Paisley, Posso, Kelty and Spott are pirate penguins. And they're HUNGRY. But there's nothing to eat - all the fish have disappeared from the sea! Could the gang of scary, sharp-toothed cats have anything to do with it? It's time for Paisley to come u...



  • Wilf, the Witch's Dog, is very excited about the painting competition for witches' pets. But the judge has disappeared! Wilf and his friend Weenie must find her before the show is ruined. With the help of a magical painting, Wilf and Weenie set off o...



  • Wilf the witch's dog is playing a pirate in the school musical. But when Sly Cat and Tricky Toad find a treasure map and cast a spell on it, Wilf and his friends find themselves face-to-face with some real pirates! Will they all have to walk the plan...







  • Search for Neptune where the Ice Wind blows. My treasure lies hidden right under his nose . . . The pirate penguins are on the hunt for treasure! But disaster strikes when Paisley is blown overboard by the fierce Ice Wind. And Paisley isn't the only ...



  • “The illustrations bring alive the themes of good and bad taste, nice and nasty neighbours and perfectly capture the atmosphere of an olde-worlde seaside town. A winner with little boys.” - London Times Educational SupplementSalty’s junk sh...



  • I read this to my class of infants (4-7) who were spellbound. The illustrations are excellent colourful, lively and amusing, and the text is humorous whilst providing a character whose problem is very easily understood by this age group. A must for ...



  • Miss Snitchell thinks she knows how to deal with little horrors. But she's never met class three - the worst class in school. They think they're in charge of the alphabet exercise - until they reach U, when sweet, gentle Miss Snitchell REALLY teaches...



  • When the worst class in the school visit the library, Biff and Beasty are soon up to no good. They persuade the librarian to read them a ghost story, but get more than they bargained for. In this riotously entertaining story, Miss Snitchell and the b...






  • Stop that soppy snivelling!" yelled Billy Blackheart. "It's time for a dip!" Captain Peg-Leg Doubloon and Matey the pig are best friends. And best friends stick together - especially when the black-hearted crew of the Jolly Rotter decide to mutiny. A...



  • “This book was excellent! I would have loved to have my hands on a book like this when I was younger.” - Goodreads“Former art teacher Frank Rodgers brings onto the page a lifetime’s experience...with a humorous running commentary. - Scotland ...



  • How to draw cartoon characters that are actually funny - The Bookseller Crow Have you ever fancied yourself as a cartoonist, making up brilliant characters and having great ideas? Then look no further! In Cartoon Fun, Frank Rodgers take...



  • Calling all comic strip artists! Inside Comic Fun Frank Rodgers shows you how to draw comic strip characters, write comic strip storylines, create comic strip effects and much more! Packed with practical advice and topical tips this is the book for y...



  • Do you want to learn how to draw and paint some really monstrous cartoons? Join Count Drawcula in his haunted castle and discover the spooky secrets of how to create ghosts and ghouls, werewolves and witches - and all manner of creepy characters. Fol...



  • Evil Count Fibula has almost finalised his plans to return Eyetooth to the bloodthirsty days of old and his vampire minions are poised to invade the world again. But exiled vegetarian vampire, Count Muesli, is returning - helped by young Joe and his ...



  • Evil Count Fibula has almost finalised his plans to return Eyetooth to the bloodthirsty days of old and his vampire minions are poised to invade the world again. But exiled vegetarian vampire, Count Muesli, is returning - helped by young Joe and his ...



  • The story deals with a seven-year-old kid -- Ice Cream -- who has a marvelous talent. He fantasized about becoming a professional basketball free throw shooter when he becomes older in life. When young Ice Cream attended first grade elementary school...


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frank Rodgers has published 37 books.

Frank Rodgers does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, The Ice Cream Shooter, was published in February 2022.

The first book by Frank Rodgers, Doodle Dog, was published in May 1990.

No. Frank Rodgers does not write books in series.