Mad About Minibeasts!

Mad About Minibeasts!

4.08 (106 ratings by Goodreads)
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Come into the garden for lots of rhyming minibeast fun in this colourful read-aloud picture book!

Little ones will love joining in with all the noisy sound words and looking at the colourful pictures, as they discover all sorts of minibeasts. From slithery snails and buzzing bees, to wriggly worms and munching caterpillars!
Each page introduces a different animal, with a short read-aloud rhyme.

"Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes ... great fun to read together, and also makes a good introduction to learning about the world around us" - Booktrust

From the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 238 x 302 x 8mm | 200g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 1408309475
  • 9781408309476
  • 61,623

Review Text

A brilliantly bouncy rhyme Sunday Express 20111204
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A brilliantly bouncy rhyme * Sunday Express * Noisy, rhyming, creepy-crawly fun * Bookseller * This is a fabulously fun and wonderfully rhyming book * Little Fiction Fascination * Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes...great fun to read together and also make a good introduction to learning about the world around us. * Booktrust * The facts are basic and simple but accurately presented in a light-hearted way using big, bold illustrations and humorous rhymes. A lovely book. * Carousel * 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 *
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About Giles Andreae

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. 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. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four children by the river in Oxfordshire.
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Rating details

106 ratings
4.08 out of 5 stars
5 42% (45)
4 33% (35)
3 18% (19)
2 4% (4)
1 3% (3)
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