Little Mouse's Big Book Of Fears by Emily Gravett

Little Mouse's Big Book Of Fears

Written by Emily Gravett

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Winner of the 2008 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal This award winning author-illustrator continues to create some of the most innovative and imaginative illustrated children's books. Through nursery rhyme stories follow Little Mouse as he confronts his many fears including Ablutophobia (Fear of Bathing) and Ligrophobia (Fear of loud noises). You can even make lists of your own fears to overcome!

- Winner of the 2007 Nestle Children’s Book Prize Bronze Award (6 to 8 category)

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Little Mouse's Big Book Of Fears by Emily Gravett

Helps young children to identify the little mouse who uses the pages of this book to document his fears - from loud noises and the dark, to being sucked down the plughole. This picture book is packed with details and novelty elements including flaps, die-cuts and even a fold-out map.

About the Author

Emily Gravett

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors.

Emily Gravett is an author/illustrator of exceptional talent. Twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, her sharp wit and seemingly effortless drawing have created such brilliant picture books as Wolves, Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears, Monkey and Me and The Odd Egg. Emily lives in Brighton with her family and their two dogs, Otto and Edith.

Julia Eccleshare, the editorial expert on Lovereading4kids says, Prize-winning illustrator Emily Gravett’s distinctive illustrations are always full of wit bringing the unexpected into stories and injecting them all with delightful humour. There’s magic in Spells as a frog turns himself into a handsome prince – well, almost!, excellent advice for rabbits on how to spot the danger of wolves in Wolves, lots of useful tips on how to be braver than you feel in Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears, a thoughtful exploration of how home often turns out to be best despite feelings of wanderlust in Meerkat Mail, a celebration of exuberant movement in Monkey and Me and a fresh and delightful look at Dogs.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

1st August 2008




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