Children's Books - Articles - Authorgraph No Colin and Jacqui Hawkins | BfK No.Thank you! Based on the picture book of the same name, this charming app is a flawless combination of music, sound effects, narration and interactive elements. The spot-on British narration and the droll, jazzy bass-line accompaniment round out this terrific app. There are a few well-chosen interactive features throughout, including a particularly helpful option for beginning readers to practice by easily recording and playing back their own voices. The only quibble one could possibly have here is with the humor at the expense of the overweight cat, but it is so good-natured and such an obvious rhyme that it can be overlooked.
Jen the Hen by Colin and Jacqui Hawkins
In league with her husband, author and illustrator Colin Hawkins, Jacqui Hawkins is part of the popular children's book-writing team that has created such popular works as Tog the Dog, Terrible, Terrible Tiger, and Foxy and Friends Go Racing. Featuring engaging animal characters, an offbeat sense of fun, and engaging texts, these and many other titles have proved popular with the picture-book set in both Hawkinses' native England as well as in the United States and many other countries. In addition to their books' constant presence on store shelves, the Hawkinses and their comic vision have also made their way to British television in the form of a weekly series featuring the character "Foxy," the main character in such books as Foxy in the Kitchen, Foxy Plays Hide and Seek, and Foxy and His Little Sister.
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Foreign Publisher. Welcome to Numbertown, author and illustrator Colin Hawkins has created a wide array of unique picture books that appeal to both youngsters and their parents. Each Numberlie is a cartoon version of a number between one and ten. Together with wife Jacqui Hawkins, where the Numberlies help to teach children basic counting skills in this boxed set of 10 books.
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Jacqueline Hawkins born  is an English book author and illustrator. With her husband Colin Hawkins, they are known for their creative partnership, having illustrated and written over children's books. They are also the parents of actress Sally Hawkins. She was born Jacqueline M. She married Colin Hawkins b.
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