Max Velthuijs - Author Picture

Max Velthuijs - Author

Max Velthuijs was born in The Hague in 1923, and died in 2005, aged 81. He is now considered to be one of Holland's most important creators of children's books, alongside Dick Bruna. He won many awards, including the highly prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 2004.

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Where is Frog?
Max Velthuijs
A big lift-the-flaps story board book from the award-winning illustrator whose trademark bright colours and simple lines create animals with a surprising amount of personality.
Lovereading Price: £6.36 - Saving £1.59 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board book | Released 15/08/2017
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Frog in Winter
Max Velthuijs
A wonderful story of friendship and first experience. The snow is falling and poor frog is both excited and confused. Where will he find water to wash, he doesn't have clothes to keep warm and he is getting very cold,...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 02/10/2014
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Frog In Love
Max Velthuijs
The very first picture book to feature Max Velthuijs’ loveable amphibian. Frog is feeling most unwell. He keeps getting hot, then cold, and something inside his chest is going 'thump, thump'. Hare says it means he's in love! But who...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 23/01/2003
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