Shark in the Park on a Windy Day! by Nick Sharratt

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Shortlisted for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2016

Peep through the die-cut hole in the pages of the book to find out who's there. A third book in the bestselling Shark in the Park series - it's fin-tastic fun!

Commenting on his nomination for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize Nick said: “I'm absolutely delighted that my book's been shortlisted for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize. Experiencing books and being read to from a very early age brings enormous benefits and advantages in life and the Bookbug programme does amazing work in this area.”


Shark in the Park on a Windy Day! by Nick Sharratt

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the park ...Timothy Pope is blown this way and that way in the windy park - but among the whistling wind and blustering brollies could that be a shark he spies through his telescope.

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About the Author

Nick Sharratt

Nick Sharratt is an established illustrator who lives and works in Brighton. He has won many awards including the Sheffield Children’s Book Award (1996, 1997, 2000 and 2001), the Red House Children’s Book Award (1997, 2001 and 2003), the Smarties Book Prize (2000), the Kate Greenaway Medal (2003) and the Blue Peter Award (2003).

Julia Eccleshare, the editorial expert on Lovereading4kids says, Nick Sharratt’s big and bold illustrations leap off the page and delight very young readers with their cheerful simplicity. The sounds of lots of different noises are celebrated in Toddle Waddle as a toddler takes a simple stroll to the end of the pier and lots of others follow, greedy animals tuck into delicious plates of food at the lovely meal where manners don’t matter in Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose.

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Picture Corgi an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

27th August 2015




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