Step through the front door of The Little Yellow House and meet Tilly, a little girl who lives with her best friends – Hector the playful pig, Tumpty the gentle elephant, Doodle the apple loving crocodile, Tiptoe the little rabbit who loves to twinkle and Pru the fabulously glamorous chicken.
There are six Tilly and Friends books to collect: Hello Tilly, Happy Hector, Where's Tumpty?, Pretty Pru, Doodle Bites and Goodnight Tiptoe.
Tilly and Friends began life as a charming series of six books by acclaimed author-illustrator Polly Dunbar, and has now been made into a television series. Tune into CBeebies at 8am every day to catch it, and before you know it you'll be doing the Wiggle Wiggle Woo!
In this first book of the series, meet Tiptoe and Hector, Doodle, Pru and Tumpty as they play the trumpet, bang the drum, eat a feast and dance the Wiggle Wiggle Woo! Whump! Bump! Whoops!
Polly Dunbar studied illustration at Brighton Art School and now lives and works in the city. She is the author and illustrator of Penguin, Dog Blue, Flyaway Katie and Tilly and Friends, as well as collaborating with her mother, the distinguished author Joyce Dunbar, on the picture book Shoe Baby. She is also the illustrator of My Dad's a Birdman, written by David Almond, and Here's a Little Poem, an anthology of poems for very young children.
The TV show Tilly and Friends was made in complete collaboration with Polly, she has acted as Associate Producer on all 52 episodes from conception through design and animation.
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