Sam Hearn - Hachette Children's Group

Sam Hearn



Sam Hearn started illustrating children's books around 2003, when he drew pictures for Violet and the Mean and Rotten Pirates, written by Richard Hamilton.

More recent titles include Hero and the Sinking Ships by Richard Hamilton, the Charlie series by Hilary Mckay, and Meerkat Madness by Ian Whybrow.

Sam lives in West London and works with a bunch of creative types in a rickety old studio near the river Thames.

Orion Children's Books

Mr Monkey Plays Football

Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn

A brand new red Early Reader about the magical Mr Monkey from the million-copy-selling author of series such as My Secret Unicorn and Animal Ark, Linda Chapman.Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books, perfect for building confidence in new readers and reluctant readers. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.Meet Mr Monkey, who belongs to Class Two. He's more than just an ordinary toy - he's magic! No one can remember now how long he's been at the school or where he came from, but every week one of the children gets to take him home and write a diary about their time together. This week, it's Jack's turn. Football is Jack's favourite thing in the whole world, but he's not big enough to make it onto the school's football team. Might Mr Monkey and his magic be able to help? . . . A magical new Mr Monkey adventure, perfect for young football fans.

Franklin Watts

The Magic Scooter

Julia Jarman, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
Julia Jarman, Sam Hearn

Caspar can't take his eyes off his new birthday present - a new scooter! He soon finds out it's not just any scooter but one with magical, time-travelling powers...Race Further with Reading is the perfect tool to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, following on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words.

Orion Children's Books

Mr Monkey and the Fairy Tea Party

Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn

A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your child's reading journey.Meet Mr Monkey, who belongs to Class Two. He's more than just an ordinary toy. He's magic! No one can quite remember now how long he's been at the school or where he came from, but once a week one of the children has to take him home and write a diary about their time with him.

Orion Children's Books

Mr Monkey and the Magic Tricks

Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Orion Children's Books

Mr Monkey and the Birthday Party

Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
Linda Chapman, Sam Hearn
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Abominators and the Forces of Evil

J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn

Mucker, Boogster, Cheesy and Bob are THE ABOMINATORS They're learning to live with posh boy Cecil and his panty wanty woos. If you put them under pressure, they might even say he's part of the gang.But then the Forces of Evil turn up in the shape of two VERY mean teachers. They've got plans for Cecil. Plans which involve fear, destruction and possibly the end of the world!Can the Abominators save Cecil from a fate worse than detention?

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Abominators in the Wild

J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Abominators

J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn
Contributors:
J.L. Smith, Sam Hearn