Boa's Bad Birthday

Boa's Bad Birthday

3.65 (201 ratings by Goodreads)
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It was Boa's birthday.
It was going to be the best one ever.
Or so he hoped.

He invited his friends round.
They would all bring him wonderful presents.
Or would they?

'A dream team of writer and illustrator!' The Times
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 247 x 287 x 8mm | 404g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1849397627
  • 9781849397629
  • 1,138,228

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"A book that teaches good manners and emotional resilience in a light-hearted way"
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"The understated humour of Jean Willis' straight-talking text is the perfect counterpart to Ross' illlustrations. The Willis/Ross partnership just goes from strength to strength" * Red Reading Hub * "Willis and Ross have created so many books together that their combination of words and pictures is seamless... A delight" * Daily Mail * "A book that teaches good manners and emotional resilience in a light-hearted way" * EYE * "Another hit from one of the most popular author/illustrator teams in children's books today" * The School Librarian * "The superstar partnership of Jeanne Wills and Tony Ross, have gifted the world yet another awesome picture book." * My Friend Lucy Blog *
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About Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis is one of the most successful children's picture book authors. She also writes for television and video companies, and has two children. Amongst her many other prize-winning books, she has written Who's in the Loo? which was shortlisted for the Nottingham Children's Book Award, won the Red House Picture Book Award and was the overall winner at the Sheffield Children's Book Award.

Tony Ross has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver medal in the Smaries Prize 2003. A major animated series of Tony Ross's Little Princess is curently showing on Channel 5's Milkshake. He lives in on the Welsh border.
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201 ratings
3.65 out of 5 stars
5 13% (26)
4 47% (94)
3 33% (66)
2 7% (14)
1 0% (1)
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