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  • Bibliography:
    14 Books
  • First Book:
    January 1991
  • Latest Book:
    March 2005
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Book List in Order: 14 titles


  • Mother Hen lays an egg, but she has no idea how to hatch it. Her attempts include feeding it spaghetti (strings!), rocking it (a pull-tab cradle), and warming it (a fabric sweater). When nothing works she sleeps on it—and it hatches!...



  • Once in the caldron, the animals in Eva the Enormous Giant's stew eat one another, until finally only Bear is left. Too much pepper makes him sneeze, and everyone escapes, leaving Eva with only pepper soup. A lift-the-flap book with large, simple art...









  • Young listeners can touch, feel, pull tabs, and lift flaps to help Baby Chick set up his back-yard campout and cope with the sometimes spooky evening sights and sounds. By the author and illustrator of Hatch, Egg, Hatch! ...



  • Best friends Pig and Hippo see more of each other than they want when the hedge between their homes is trimmed down, allowing Pig to witness Hippo chewing on his sixteen toenails, and Hippo to see Pig trying to squeeze into a tutu....





  • The bus is late, the lines are long, and all the animals are waiting, some more patiently than others. When the bus finally arrives, each animal is told "Please don't chat to the bus driver." But no animal can resist just a few words. Soon the bus dr...






  • A little boy can dress himself, eat by himself, even walk on his own two feet! Before we know it he's off to playschool to have big adventures. Toddlers will have lots of fun identifying with all the exciting things they can do as they follow this to...



  • When Hare is walking along the beach one day he sees something that inspires him to build a Sandbear. But he isn't very careful and leaves before he has properly finished the job. Poor Sandbear has to make do now! And off he goes a rather sad charact...





  • Tad the mouse is discouraged when his friends around the farm say he is too small, but he proves to them that he is just right when all the animals are locked outside of the barn and only Tad is small enough to sneak in. Simultaneous....



  • Godfrey is a gossipy parrot. There’s nothing he likes better than passing on rude remarks and stirring up trouble. Most of the animals in the jungle aren’t quite sure who this chatterbox is. Then one day, Lion decides enough is enough and tries t...


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Shen Roddie has published 14 books.

Shen Roddie does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Gossipy Parrot Parrot, was published in March 2005.

The first book by Shen Roddie, Hatch, Egg, Hatch!, was published in January 1991.

No. Shen Roddie does not write books in series.