No, David!

No, David!

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David's mom always said no! No,no,no. No,David! is Shannon's delightfully illustrated book of all the naughty things he used to get told off for as a child. Follow David as he jumps on his bed, walks mud through the house and breaks plant pots.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 36 pages
  • 225 x 285 x 3mm | 468g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 0590930028
  • 9780590930024
  • 11,752

Back cover copy

When David Shannon was five years old, he wrote and illustrated his first book. On every page were these words: No, David! ... and a picture of David doing things he was not supposed to do. Now David is all grown up. But some things never change....
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Review Text

When author and artist David Shannon was five years old, he wrote a semi-autobiographical story of...
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Review quote

* Nothing short of exhilarating. - Kirkus Reviews (starred review)* Children will relish the deliciously bad behavior and the warm and cuddly conclusion. - School Library Journal (starred review)Caldecott Honor Book New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books of the YearSchool Library Journal Best Books
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About David Shannon

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 30 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys. His most recent book was the New York Times bestseller Grow Up, David!. He lives in Southern California with his family and Roy, their West Highland White Terrier.
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Rating details

50,724 ratings
4.14 out of 5 stars
5 51% (25,985)
4 23% (11,856)
3 16% (8,330)
2 6% (2,938)
1 3% (1,615)
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