Christmas Posting Dates
Mad About Minibeasts!

Mad About Minibeasts!

Paperback

Illustrated by David Wojtowycz, By (author) Giles Andreae

$9.20
List price $10.95
You save $1.75 15% off

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: ORCHARD BOOKS
  • Format: Paperback | 32 pages
  • Dimensions: 212mm x 295mm x 6mm | 228g
  • Publication date: 6 October 2011
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1408309475
  • ISBN 13: 9781408309476
  • Illustrations note: chiefly col. Illustrations
  • Sales rank: 2,346

Product description

This brilliantly beastly bouncy rhyming romp from Giles Andreae and David Wojtowycz will delight the many fans of this bestselling duo. From slugs and snails to bustling beetles and beautiful butterflies, these rhymes are full of humour and great to read aloud. The bright, distinctive artwork is full of child appeal.

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories:

Author information

David Wojtowycz is a bestselling, award-winning author and artist. He studied at Goldsmiths College in London, graduating with a degree in Fine Art. In 1996 David illustrated his first book for children, Rumble in the Jungle, which went on to become an international bestseller. David has gone on to create many more hugely successful children's books, including The Lion Who Wanted to Love, winner of the Red House Book Award, and the bestselling Mad About Minibeasts. David lives in Berlin. Giles Andreae is the author of many top selling award-winning picture books. For Orchard, these include Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean, and I Love My Mummy. However, it is for the international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance that he is best known. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, and of the artist/philosopher, Edward Monkton. These two ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top selling living poet and an icon of contemporary popular culture. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire.

Review quote

An explosion of noisy, rhyming creepy-crawly fun. Bookseller A brilliantly bouncy rhyme about butterflies, beetles and all the slimiest creatures. Sunday Express This brilliantly bouncy beast-filled romp takes readers on a colourful journey. Red House Children's Book Award Big, bold illustrations and humorous rhymes. Carousel Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes... great fun to read together, and also makes a good introduction to learning about the world around us. booktrust This is a fabulously fun and wonderfully rhyming book. * * * * * Little Fiction Fascination