How Many Legs? by Kes Gray
  

How Many Legs?

Written by Kes Gray
Illustrated by Jim Field

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Award-winning team Kes Gray and Jim Field do a lot of counting is this entertaining and rhyming picture book. Things start off being quite easy – there’s just one boy with two legs. And then a polar bear arrives who adds a few more legs. But what about when a squid arrives on a buffalo? Or when an octopus riding a pig turns up? Or if a centipede came wriggling by? It is fun counting all the legs but when that gets too complicated it is also fun just to enjoy all the animals having fun! ~ Julia Eccleshare

Synopsis

How Many Legs? by Kes Gray

How many legs would there be if a polar bear came for tea? How high would the leg count go if a squid rode in on a buffalo? As more and more animals join in the fun, count along if you can!

Jim's first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2011.

Kes is one of the Independent's TOP TEN children's authors and winner of the Red House Children's Book Award.

Reviews

Chaotically funny. The Bookseller

Praise for Oi, Frog! also by Kes Gray and Jim Field:

'An absolute treat.' - Daily Mail

About the Author

Kes Gray

Kes Gray is a bestselling, award-winning author of more than 50 books for children of all ages, including critically acclaimed picture book, Oi Frog! (Hodder) and the Daisy series (Random House). As well as winning the Red House Children's Book Award for Eat Your Peas, Billy's Bucket and Daisy and the Trouble With Zoos(Random House), Kes was noted by The Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK only a year after publishing his first book. Kes lives with his wife and family in Essex.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Kes Gray
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Author's Website

www.kesgray.com/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

5th February 2015

ISBN

9781444910964

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