My Big Shouting Day

My Big Shouting Day

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`Yesterday I woke up and Bob was crawling around My Room, licking My Jewellery, so I shouted Get Out Of My Room! and that was the start of My Big Shouting Day...` Bella is having one of those days - her biscuit is broken, she has a hurting foot and ballet is Toooo itchy for words. All she can do is shout! But by the end of the day, when she's all tired out from being shouty, Bella knows there's one magic word and one magic mummy to make things better again...
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 220 x 265 x 4mm | 183g
  • Jonathan Cape Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 1780080069
  • 9781780080062
  • 22,505

Back cover copy

MY BIG SHOUTING DAY!





`Yesterday I woke up and my baby brother Bob was crawling around my room licking my jewellery, so I shouted GET OUT OF MY ROOM and that was the start of MY BIG SHOUTING DAY!`





Bella is having a Bad Day - everything is going wrong and all she can do is shout!


But bad days don;t last for ever, especially when Mummy's there to hug you and love you anyway - and Bella even learns that special word . . . SORRY!





A hilariously FUNNY and REASSURING book from author-illustrator REBECCA PATTERSON
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Review Text

This book is so brilliantly observed that it should be compulsory reading for all mothers who think they might have stopped seeing the funny side of an impossibly opinionated toddler . . . It is laugh-out-loud funny, particularly to all of those who have been there, and bound to become a classic
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Review quote

This book will definitely make children laugh at Bella's outrageous antics -- Joy Court * Reading Zone * The perfect book for dealing with bad days and bad moods * Primary Times Ireland * An entertaining and beguiling antidote to tears and tantrums . . . It's the perfect picture book for dealing with bad days and bad moods, and comes with a big reassuring hug at the end * Lancashire Evening Post * This book is so brilliantly observed that it should be compulsory reading for all mothers who think they might have stopped seeing the funny side of an impossibly opinionated toddler . . . It is laugh-out-loud funny, particularly to all of those who have been there, and bound to become a classic -- Daisy Bridgewater * Sunday Telegraph * Patterson conveys a rage that readers should find appalling and thrilling at the same time * Publishers Weekly *
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About Rebecca Patterson

Rebecca grew up in Bolton, and first studied Fashion. After graduating, she worked at an assortment of jobs, including being an classroom assistant in a primary school, while sending out manuscripts for picture books. Once her own children had started school, Rebecca began an MA in Children's Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art and had her first picture books commissioned at the end of the course, including THE DEEP END (published by Macmillan) and MY BIG SHOUTING DAY. Rebecca's work is inspired by her own childhood and her children's lives, with stories often starting as games or something made up in the back of a car to amuse a child. She lives in Cambridge.
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Rating details

630 ratings
3.8 out of 5 stars
5 32% (201)
4 31% (196)
3 26% (165)
2 7% (46)
1 3% (22)
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