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Roger Priddy

Author of First 100 Words

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Roger Priddy went to Berkshire College of Art and Design and trained as an illustrator. His first job in children's books was working with the publisher Peter Usborne, at Usborne Publishing, and then he worked with Peter Kindersley at Dorling Kindersley, where he spent 16 years. Priddy became Creative Director of DK's Children's Division and was Managing Director of the children's mass market publisher Funfax when it was acquired by DK. In 2000, he created Priddy Books with John Sargent at St Martin's Press to create innovative and imaginative titles for children, from first books for babies through early reference titles for older children. Since then, over 30 million copies of Roger's 200 plus books have sold worldwide, with five of his books My Big Animal, My Big Truck, Happy Baby Words, Happy Baby Colors and Puppy and Friends; each selling over one million copies. He is also the author of Big Board Colors, ABC, Numbers, and Bright Baby Noisy Monsters. His creativity has been recognized with numerous industry awards. He has made The New York Times Best Seller List with his titles Funny Faces Halloween Jack, Baby Touch, Feel Easter Bunny, Bright Baby Touch, Feel Easter, First 100 Words, and Australian Animals. (Bowker Author Biography)
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First 100 Words 990 copies, 11 reviews
First 100 Animals 369 copies, 7 reviews
Bright Baby Animals 353 copies, 6 reviews
Colors (Bright Baby) 296 copies, 2 reviews
Bright Baby First Words 288 copies, 6 reviews
Trucks (Bright Baby) 246 copies, 1 review
Happy Baby Colors 240 copies, 4 reviews
Happy Baby Words 219 copies, 4 reviews
ABC of Jobs 210 copies, 2 reviews
Slide and Find - Trucks 199 copies, 2 reviews
Smart Kids Space 189 copies, 5 reviews
Happy Baby Animals 153 copies, 3 reviews
B is for Bear 143 copies, 3 reviews
Alphaprints: ABC 127 copies, 1 review
Smart Kids Animals A-Z 126 copies, 2 reviews
Happy Baby ABC (Soft-to-Touch) 102 copies, 1 review
Funny Faces Halloween Jack 89 copies, 2 reviews
Smart Kids: Predators 80 copies, 2 reviews
My Picture Atlas (Smart Kids) 71 copies, 1 review
Baby's Book of Nature 71 copies, 1 review
My Little Counting Book 65 copies, 2 reviews
Happy Baby: Kitten And Friends 64 copies, 2 reviews
Night Night Farm 54 copies, 1 review
Smart Kids: Coral Reef 50 copies, 1 review
Slide and Find - Animals 47 copies, 2 reviews
Bedtime Lullaby 44 copies
First Concepts: Opposites 43 copies, 1 review
Funny Faces Dizzy Dragon 42 copies, 1 review
Easter Surprise 37 copies
Cloth Book Snowy Bear 37 copies, 1 review
Bright Baby Farm 34 copies, 1 review
Chirpy Chick (Funny Faces) 30 copies, 1 review
My Little Picture Dictionary 28 copies, 1 review
Natural Baby Sleep (Author) 27 copies
God Made Me 26 copies
Toddler's: A B C (Smart Kids) 24 copies, 1 review
Little Friends: Happy Birthday 20 copies, 1 review
Halloween Dogs 20 copies
Big and Busy Animals 18 copies, 1 review
God Made Us 18 copies
P is for Puppy 17 copies
Where's Dave? 16 copies
Simple First Words Let's Sign 16 copies, 1 review
Construction 16 copies
Puppies (Bright Baby Chunky) 15 copies, 1 review
Paper: 10 Minute Activities 15 copies, 1 review
Ocean (Pop-up IQ) 15 copies, 1 review
Bible Stories 13 copies, 1 review
Baby Play Day 12 copies
Baby ABC 12 copies
Words 12 copies
Smart Kids: First Words 11 copies, 1 review
Picture Pops Jungle 11 copies, 1 review
Hello Bear 10 copies
Slide and Seek Colors 9 copies, 1 review
Valentine Zoo 9 copies
1000 Stickers 9 copies
Happy Baby Farm 7 copies, 1 review
Fuzzy Bee 123 7 copies
Who Says Moo? 6 copies
Baby Hugs ABC 6 copies
Wheres Teddy 6 copies
My First Nature Book (Designer) 152 copies, 1 review
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