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Emily Hughes


Emily Hughes

Emily Hughes moved from the little town of Hilo in Hawaii to another little town called Bournemouth in England. She graduated with a BA in Illustration from AUCB.

Books by Emily Hughes

written by Sean Taylor with illustrations by Emily Hughes - Animals , Children's 2-4, Family Life, Friendship

What is the bravest thing in the world? A brave bear, of course! And who is the best at helping a little bear feel brave? His dad. It is a hot, hot day. Dad Bear says, "I think a pair of hot bears is probably the hottest thing in the world." So Little Bear suggests they go to the river to cool down. It's a long way. Little Bear tries to impress his Dad by doing a big jump from one rock to another, but he falls over. When he picks himself up and keeps going, his dad says, "I think a brave bear is probably the bravest thing in the world."

written by Roddy Doyle with illustrations by Emily Hughes - Children's, Fantasy, Fiction

When Uncle Ben's Dublin business fails, it's clear to Gloria and Raymond that something is wrong. So when the children overhear their granny saying that the Black Dog has settled on Ben's back and he won't be OK until it's gone, they decide they're going to get rid of it. But they aren't the only kids on the mission. Together, the children manage to corner the Black Dog…but will they have the courage and cleverness to destroy the frightening creature?