Rumble in the Jungle by Giles Andreae

Rumble in the Jungle

Written by Giles Andreae
Illustrated by David Wojtowycz

3+ readers   Baby and Toddler   
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Age 0-5. This wonderful collection of animal poems gives toddlers and young children the chance to be introduced to poetry via the world of jungle. Written by Giles Andreae, one of Britain's bestselling modern poets Rumble in the Jungle is cleverly illustrated by David Wojtowycz using vividly colourful and appealing sketches, making the whole book an amazing combination of works and colour and fun.


Rumble in the Jungle by Giles Andreae

There is a rumble in the jungle, There's a whisper in the trees, The animals are waking up and rustling the leaves. Enter the jungle and explore this noisy collection of animal poems for young children from Britain's best-selling contemporary poet, Giles Andreae, also known as the hilarious Purple Ronnie.

About the Author

Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae was born in London in 1966. His books have sold over 3 million copies worldwide, making him one of the most successful children’s authors working today. He began writing when he was at primary school and gets a lot of his ideas from trying to keep his own children entertained.

Giles is the hugely successful and talented author behind numerous award-winning children's books, including the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance. He is also the creator of the well-known Purple Ronnie and Edward Monkton poetry ranges. Giles lives in London with his wife and four children.

His top tips for becoming a writer are: read a lot, write a lot and write from the heart.

Author photo copyright: Martin Salter

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Mixed Media Product
Contains Hardback and CD-Audio (Audiobook)
32 pages


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Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

1st February 2007




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