The Ding Dong Bag by Jess Stockham

The Ding Dong Bag

Written by Jess Stockham
Part of the Child's Play Library Series

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Shortlisted for the Nasen and TES Children's Book Award 2007. Have you ever wanted to collect sounds? Well two boys set about doing exactly that in this hilarious, silly and often noisy book. Impressively illustrated and ideal for reading aloud!


The Ding Dong Bag by Jess Stockham

Two children spend their day in collecting and making lots of noise! From the clank of a stick on railings to the thud of a baseball bat, this vibrant story celebrates the rich diversity of sounds they encounter and collect. This is a picture book that celebrates the exuberance of small children.


"...great for rhythm and rhyme storytimes." The Bookseller

About the Author

Jess Stockham

Jess Stockham was born in 1957 in Luton and lived in a village in Hertfordshire until she was 17.

In 1990 she started illustrating full-time for various popular women’s magazines and mother and baby publications. In 1995 she moved
to West Wales with her family where she has lived and illustrated
for the past twelve years.

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Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Child's Play International Ltd

Publication date

1st April 2006




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