A Quiet Day in the Jungle
42%
off

A Quiet Day in the Jungle

3.2 (5 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , Illustrated by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

Part of the My First Picture Book series: perfect for every toddler to help encourage language skills, understanding, enjoyment and sharing. These books are a bridge between board books and picture books; printed on toddler-tough card with rounded corners. Explore a sleepy jungle setting, counting up the increasing number of animals until ten unruly puffer fish unleash chaos, leading to a rapid count down as the animals scatter. Little readers will love seeing how Cheeky Monkey's actions cause havoc -- can you spot him on every page? The perfect way to discover counting.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 237 x 265 x 5mm | 237g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Picture Corgi
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 0552561207
  • 9780552561204
  • 764,387

About Andrew Weale

Andrew Weale is a singer, actor, teacher and author. He was educated at Trinity College, Oxford where he sang for three years in the Christ Church Cathedral Choir. After graduating, he trained to become an actor at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and has worked as a freelance actor since 1997. Andrew is a member of the City Lit Writing for Children Workshop and presents his own work to children in libraries and schools. His first book, The Newt in the Suit, illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain was published in 2010 by Hachette. The Spooky Spooky House and A Quiet Day in the Jungle are Andrew's first books with RHCB. Britta Teckentrup was born in Hamburg, Germany. She later studied at St Martin's College of Art and the Royal College of Art in London. Britta is the author and illustrator of many well-loved books for children, including Big Smelly Bear, Grumpy Cat and How Big is the World. She has illustrated over 30 Children's books which have been translated into many different languages. Her fine art work is frequently exhibited at her London gallery and at art fairs all over the world. After 17 years in the UK, Britta now lives and works in Berlin.show more

Review quote

"Vibrant...an appealing and entertaining way to help children to learn their numbers." * Booktrust * "Superbly illustrated, encouraging one-to-one correspondence as children learn to count, this book makes a valuable resource to support most areas of the curriculum, but particularly lends itself to literacy, maths and art." * Early Years Educator *show more

Review Text

"Superbly illustrated, encouraging one-to-one correspondence as children learn to count, this book makes a valuable resource to support most areas of the curriculum, but particularly lends itself to literacy, maths and art."show more

Back cover copy

*MY FIRST PICTURE BOOK* language skills, understanding, enjoyment, sharing All is calm in this peaceful jungle until a cheeky monkey unleashes chaos. The gentle, lulling build-up gives way to a rapid countdown as the animals scatter. And how will lion feel about being disturbed on his quiet day? CAN YOU FIND THE CHEEKY MONKEY IN EACH PICTURE? Some other books in the My First Picture Book series: Boo Boo Baby and the Giraffe, Sometimes I Feel Sunny, Bigger Diggershow more

Rating details

5 ratings
3.2 out of 5 stars
5 20% (1)
4 0% (0)
3 60% (3)
2 20% (1)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X