The Bad Bunnies' Magic Show by Mini Grey
  

The Bad Bunnies' Magic Show

Written by Mini Grey
Illustrated by Mini Grey

3+ readers   Baby and Toddler   

RRP £6.99

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Sophisticated, surreal and wonderfully anarchic, this is another brilliant picture book from Mini Grey. They may not look it, but Abra and Cadabra are bad bunnies. They’ve locked the Great Hypno up in his trunk and taken over his magic show, promising it will be fast, and dangerous, and not for the faint-hearted. What follows is indeed a triumph of prestidigitation as they perform magic acts of skill and daring, concluding it all with a mass hypnotism. With the help of his sawn-in-half assistant Brenda, the Great Hypno restores order – though the stage is definitely left for the bunnies to cause more mischief. Grey’s pictorial invention and skill at characterisation fill this with treats for readers of all ages. Pure magic! ~ Andrea Reece

Synopsis

The Bad Bunnies' Magic Show by Mini Grey

When the great magician, Hypno, goes missing just before a show, his rabbits Abra and Cadabra step in to save the day. But are they all that they seem? Or is there more to their sleight of paw than meets the eye?

An exciting new novelty book from British author and illustrator Mini Grey that will have children and parents laughing out loud.

Reviews

Praise for Mini Grey;

‘One of the picture books of the year’ The Sunday Times

‘Grey’s pictures are busy, witty, lively . . . No romantic or fly by night of any age could resist this book’ Observer

‘Mini Grey, with all the dash of matinee heroics, pulls it off, with a story and pictures that deserve close examination’ Guardian

‘An original, detailed story told with great humour’ The Bookseller

About the Author

Mini Grey

Mini Grey studied sequential design at Brighton University before launching her first picture book, Egg Drop, in 2002. Trained in puppet making, set design, welding and carpentry, Mini’s style has an unconventional flare and instantly recognizable quirkiness. Her picture books include Traction Man is Here, Traction Man Meets Turbo Dog, Biscuit Bear, Egg Drop and The Pea and the Princess. Amongst numerous nominations & prizes, Mini has won the Smarties Book Award and the Kate Greenaway Prize for The Adventures of the Dish & Spoon.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Mini Grey
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Author's Website

minigrey.com/

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

15th June 2017

ISBN

9781471157608

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