What's in the Witch's Kitchen?

What's in the Witch's Kitchen?

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Britain's most popular artist presents a brilliantly original format that very young children will delight in time and again.

The witch has hidden a trick and a treat in her magical kitchen cupboards! Which one you find depends on how you open the doors. Whether it's frogspawn or popcorn, lollipops or rabbit plops, there are hilarious rhymes to discover inside in this innovative new novelty book from Nick Sharratt. Perfect for children to read again and again, this spooky title is great not only for Halloween but all year round.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 230 x 232 x 20mm | 260g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 1406340073
  • 9781406340075
  • 32,269

Review quote

A funny delight, which is so much more than just a gimmicky novelty The Bookseller Ingenious and so much fun Bookseller Clever flaps which open in two ways add a refreshing and witty dimension to this simple, boldly illustrated tour of the witch's kitchen. -- Julia Eccleshare The Guardian Simple but satisfying. The Daily Mail Featured/recommended Two Writing Teachers Blog Humorous contrasts, cheery colors, and smiling bats and ghosts make this book a perfect fit for storytimes about homes, rhymes, or surprises. School Library Journal Silly humor will elicit many giggles while reinforcing the learning of directional concepts of left and right and up and down. Pictures pop in bright, saturated colors defined by thick black line. In addition, young readers will find Halloween images-snakes, bats, spiders, frogs, witch's brooms, ghosts, moons and stars-in the patterns used to create many of the illustrations. Kirkus Reviews All readers will love way they can change the pictures in this clever picture book Lovereading
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About Nick Sharratt

Nick Sharratt is one of Britain's most popular children's book artists, well known for illustrating the books of Jacqueline Wilson. He has also written and illustrated many of his own books, including Once Upon a Time... (9780744594270) and Pirate Pete (9781844289981) and is renowned for his original and captivating novelty formats. He won the 2001 Children's Book Award and the picture-book category in 2003, and was shortlisted for the Greenaway Prize in 2002. Nick lives in Brighton, Sussex. www.nicksharratt.com
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206 ratings
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5 46% (94)
4 35% (73)
3 17% (36)
2 1% (3)
1 0% (0)
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