Not Now Bernard

Not Now Bernard

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A humorous story in which a young boy is exasperated by his parents refusal to listen to him, so he decides to make them take notice.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 196 x 226 x 6mm | 99.79g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 1
  • 0099240505
  • 9780099240501
  • 34,165

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"McKee's sly pictures are so delicious you want to gobble them up. A stark reminder that there is no such thing as quality time"
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"Shows David McKee's droll, deadpan humour at its very best." --"Books for Keeps "

"I adore this book, it's one of my favourite picture books, now out in mini version... With one sentence per page this hilarious book with wonderfully expressive illustrations is great for beginner readers, but I would recommend it to all ages and abilities. I've lost count the number of times I have read it, but it still makes me laugh out loud. The last but one picture in particular is a classic!." --Debbie Williams, "Primary Times "

"A brilliant image of parent-child relationships... that brings matching ear-to-ear grins to every grown-up and child-in-the-lap"." --Books for Keeps "
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About David McKee

DAVID McKEE's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in countless languages throughout the world, and many of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators.
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Rating details

1,593 ratings
4.17 out of 5 stars
5 48% (760)
4 30% (470)
3 17% (275)
2 4% (56)
1 2% (32)

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our son adores this book. funny and easy to remember the key words, so our son likes ' reading' it with us and to more
by Linda J Empringham
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