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Raymond Briggs

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About Raymond Briggs

Raymond Briggs was born in London in 1934. He was the author of the hugely successful children's books Father Christmas and The Snowman. These books have been translated into many languages and adapted into films, stage shows and animations. His other books include Fungus the Bogeyman, The Bear, Ug, When the Wind Blows, Ethel & Ernest, a biography of his parents, and his latest, Time for Lights Out, a contemplation on old age, told through words and pictures.

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The Snowman: The Book of the Classic Film by Raymond Briggs from Puffin - get the sun into what you're reading!

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Sunscreen protection day

The Snowman: The Book of the Classic Film by Raymond Briggs from Penguin Random House Children's UK - get the sun into what you're reading!

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Sunscreen protection day

Father Christmas by Raymond Briggs from Penguin Random House Children's UK - get the sun into what you're reading!

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National Share-a-Story Month

Who doesn't love storytime. Curl up with your kids and The Snowman. The perfect read for storytime! Raymond Briggs from Puffin.

12 days ago

International Day of Families

A family read...The Snowman by Raymond Briggs from Puffin 

13 days ago

International Day of Families

The Puddleman is a great book by Raymond Briggs from Red Fox Picture Books

13 days ago

International Day of Families

The Snowman: The Book of the Classic Film is a great book by Raymond Briggs from Puffin

13 days ago

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