The Highway Rat

The Highway Rat

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From the bestselling author and illustrator duo of The
Gruffalo!
'Give me your buns and your biscuits!


Give me your chocolate eclairs!


For I am the Rat of the highway,


and the Rat Thief never shares!'


Life is not safe for the other animals, as the villainous Highway
Rat gallops along the highway, stealing their food.


Clover from a rabbit; nuts from a squirrel - he even
steals his own horse's hay.


Will he finally meet his comeuppance, in the form of a cunningduck?






A fabulous, rollicking rhyme, in the style of the famous Alfred
Noyes poem, 'The Highwayman'

From the ceators of The Gruffalo, Stick Man and ZOG,
which have all been made into animated films
shown on BBC1
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 250 x 282 x 4mm | 140g
  • Alison Green Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • w. numerous col. figs.
  • 1407170732
  • 9781407170732
  • 846

About Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler, geboren 1957 in Hamburg, Grafikstudium an der Bath Acadamy of Art in England, lebt als Illustrator mit seiner Familie in London. Er veröffentlichte zahlreiche Buchillustrationen, hauptsächlich für Kinder, zeichnet aber auch für Zeitungen und Zeitschriften und gehört heute zu den national und international bedeutendstem Kinderbuchillustratoren.

Julia Donaldson, geb. 1948 in London, arbeitete als Lektorin, Journalistin und Lehrerin. Heute lebt sie als freie Schriftstellerin mit ihrer Familie in Glasgow. 2011 wurde Julia Donaldson mit dem 'Children's Laureate 2011 - 2013' ausgezeichnet.
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2 5% (72)
1 1% (14)
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