The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth by Hollie Hughes
  

The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth

Written by Hollie Hughes
Illustrated by Leigh Hodgkinson

Baby and Toddler   Books of the Month   3+ readers   

RRP £6.99

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July 2016 Book of the Month Picture book heroes come in all shapes and sizes but seldom has there been a pair of friends quite as eye-catching as Bug and his best friend Mammoth. With huge pink and orange ears, stripy top hat perched on his head at the jauntiest of angles, Mammoth fills every page, but the eye is drawn just as much to tiny pink and green Bug zipping across the busy spreads. Mammoth is so hungry he feels he’s fading away and no matter how much Bug finds for him to eat, it doesn’t seem to help. Finally they try a different tack altogether – one which might be familiar to parents – and it works. This zany story of friendship and fun is told via jolly rhymes and in the boldest, brightest, most flamboyant illustrations possible. Dazzling!

Synopsis

The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth by Hollie Hughes

'I'm so famishing I'm vanishing!' The famishing vanishing mahoosive mammoth is a hairy beast who simply can't think of anything but his tummy. So how, then, can his friend Bug distract him?

Find out in this hilarious rhyming picture book about one hairy mammoth with a ridiculously large appetite, and one loyal friend with a clever plan.

With oodles of fun and laughter, it's the perfect picture book for all fans of Julia Donaldson, Neal Layton, Alex T. Smith and Lauren Child.

About the Author

Hollie Hughes is a talented new picture book author. Having three children of her own, she is perfectly tuned into the reading habits and tastes of young children. The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth is Hollie's debut picture book and there'll be lots more to come.

Hollie lives in Essex with her family.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: To 5

Author

Hollie Hughes
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Author's Website

holliehughes.com/

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Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

14th July 2016

ISBN

9781408862780

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