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Horrid Henry books transform into animated shows and live stage

The animated series Horrid Henry, based on the middle-grade Horrid Henry books written by Francesca Simon and illustrated by Tony Ross, are coming out on DVD in the UK, with new episodes starting in the summer of 2009, and the … Continue reading

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Angelina Ballerina being made into a TV series

Angelina Ballerina, a picture book that has been loved by children for more than 20 years, is being drawn from as Hit Entertainment and WNET produce Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps, a new CGI series that introduces Angelina Ballerina as … Continue reading

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Melanie Watt’s Scaredy Squirrel is coming to TV

I *love* Melanie Watt’s Chester–that book made me a fan. I’m not quite as wild about Scaredy Squirrel, but I still like the idea that it’s going to be made into a 26-episodeTV series, as well as some animated shorts. … Continue reading

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