Have You Ever Seen a Sneep?

Have You Ever Seen a Sneep?

3.42 (126 ratings by Goodreads)
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Have you ever set out a picnic in a truly splendid spot, turned your back for just one second . . . . . . to find a Sneep has pinched the lot? Oscar is looking forward to the perfect day out. He'll have a picnic, read his book and build a den. But things don't go entirely according to plan . . . Mischievous creatures keep sneaking up on him and spoiling his fun! A Sneep pinches his lunch, a Grullock almost swallows him whole and a Loon chases him all the way home! After a series of nasty surprises and narrow escapes, poor Oscar is exhausted. What he needs is a place that's creature-free . . .show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 222 x 246 x 6mm | 158.76g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Picture Corgi
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 055255698X
  • 9780552556989
  • 103,105

Review quote

"A wonderfully whimsical picture book bought vividly to life by Joel Stewart's idiosyncratic illustrations" * The Bookseller * "Gentle rhyming amusement" * School Library Association *show more

About Tasha Pym

Tasha Pym (Author) Tasha Pym is the author of Blot and Og's Monster Party, illustrated by Charles Fuge (Gullane's Children's Books) and Harry Fly, Colour Bears and Super Sculptures (Collins Education).Joel Stewart (Illustrator) Joel Stewart was brought up in a commune in the wilds of Yorkshire. From an early age he was knocked sideways by stories, and invariably lay on the floor drawing pictures to recover. Later, in the year 2000, he graduated with a first class degree in Illustration from Falmouth College of Art. Ever since graduating (and slightly before) he has been writing and drawing for a living, and has recently moved into animation design and directing for television (while not forgetting books!). He also plays a variety of musical instruments and lives with them and some fish in London.show more

Review Text

"Gentle rhyming amusement"show more

Back cover copy

Have you ever seen a Sneep? Oscar has, and it pinched his lunch ... Oscar is trying to enjoy his day out, but the moment his back is turned, the Sneep and its mischievous friends sneak up and spoil his fun! After a series of snappy surprises and narrow escapes, poor Oscar is worn out. What he needs is a place that's creature-free ... A funny and original rhyming story with delightfully quirky illustrations. Praise for Joel Stewart: "One of the country's most exciting illustrators" Guardianshow more

Rating details

126 ratings
3.42 out of 5 stars
5 15% (19)
4 27% (34)
3 44% (56)
2 12% (15)
1 2% (2)
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