Read it Build it Skyscraper by Susan Hayes

Read it Build it Skyscraper

Written by Susan Hayes
Illustrated by Simon Abbott

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Are you ready to get to work? This innovative adventure box set contains a book and six stacking boxes that can be built into five fantastic scenes. It lets you join a busy construction team as they build the tallest skyscraper.


Read it Build it Skyscraper by Susan Hayes

This is the second title in an innovative new series that allows toddlers to build an impressive structure as they read the story and build the tower scenes!

Five fun scenes to build in one box: machines, work team, builder, steel frame, skyscraper.

Provides opportunities for learning through play and improves hand-eye coordination

About the Author

Susan Hayes

Susan Hayes writes and publishes children's non-fiction. Taking inspiration from her daughter, and using her experience as a primary school teacher, Susan's mission is to make learning fun and books addictive. Her books range from preschool titles to family reference, and include novelty and activity. She's had numerous best sellers in every corner of the globe. Susan lives deep in the East Sussex countryside with her partner, 6 year old daughter, and three rather chubby guinea pigs. Artist and designer Simon Abbott has been illustrating children's books for 15 years. He specialises in bold colours and delightful characters of all kinds and describes his work as fun, fresh and happy. His easy style has instant appeal and helps to communicate complex ideas and concepts in an instant. Whether he is drawing playground fun, astronauts, dinosaurs or monkeys swinging through trees, his art is always engaging and is guaranteed to make children smile. Simon lives and works in Suffolk, with his partner Sally, 3 boys called Jack, Nathan and Alfie...and a very old cat called Harry.

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Novelty book


Susan Hayes
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Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd

Publication date

7th May 2015




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