Mark Sperring ark Sperring is the author of several highly-acclaimed picture books including the Sunflower Sword and Captain Buckleboots on the Naughty Step. He lives in Bristol where he also works as a bookseller. Authored Books The Shape of My Heart Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Alys Patterson Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Publishing The world is filled with shapes to explore in this distinctive and stylish picture book Dino-Mummy Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Sam Lloyd Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Dino-Mummy celebrates the multi-tasking super-dino who not only looks after two lively dino-babies and keeps their home in order, but also provides consistently delicious food and fun playtime. I Love You Dino-Daddy Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Sam Lloyd Publisher: Bloomsbury This celebration of all the fun that fathers have with their little ones is a lovely way to tell Dad just how much he's loved. Never Take a Bear to School Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Britta Teckentrup Publisher: Orchard Books This stylish book - all about why it's very wise not to take your bear to school, no matter how afraid you are - will cheer even the most nervous of new pupils. Max and the Won't Go to Bed Show Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Sarah Warburton Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books Max the Magnificent (the world's youngest magician) is putting on his world-famous and death-defying show - putting off going to bed for as long as possible! Four Silly Skeletons Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Sue Hendra Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books This bold rhyming picture book features four accident-prone skeletons. Children will giggle at their various mishaps, making this an ideal book to share with little ones at Halloween. I'll Love You Always Author: Mark Sperring Illustrator: Alison Brown Publisher: Bloomsbury This is a perfect bedtime book about the everlasting bond of love between a little mouse and her mummy or daddy.