Babies by Ros Asquith


Written by Ros Asquith

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Enjoy babies of all kinds in this bouncy rhyming introduction to big babies, small babies, happy babies, cross babies – babies of all kinds and with a lovely surprise ending. Ros Asquith’s softly illustrated babies are most endearing.

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Babies by Ros Asquith

Babies will enjoy looking at pictures of lots of different babies in a variety of situations, and will especially love looking at themselves in the mirror at the end! This beautifully illustrated and humorous book, with simple, rhyming text, is perfect for sharing with your baby. For ages 0-4.

About the Author

Ros Asquith

Ros Asquith contributes a regular cartoon feature to The Guardian and achieved fame world wide for her Teenage Worrier books (realistic and funny explorations of teen problems and how to solve them) and the Trixie Tempest books aimed at the "tween" market of readers between the ages of nine and twelve. Her book Letters from an Alien Schoolboy was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Book Prize and The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, won the School Libraries Association Prize.

An honours graduate of Camberwell Art School, Asquith worked in graphic design and mural painting before moving into cartooning in the 1980s. She has also served as a theatre critic for several English periodicals. Since 1990 she has been well established as a cartoonist, author, and illustrator.

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Board Book
22 pages


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Pan Macmillan

Publication date

16th April 2004




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