Animals by Fiona Watt


Written by Fiona Watt

Baby and Toddler   
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A many layer approach to some of the most interesting wild animals. A short information text is matched by attractive illustrations which include some lovely details to touch and feel and four simple jigsaws to develop the concept of matching pieces visually. Elephants, koalas, lions and pandas are all shown in a simple style.

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Animals by Fiona Watt

A jigsaw book for babies. It contains four two-piece jigsaws, each one featuring a different touchy-feely texture. Designed for tiny hands, these simple puzzles promote sensory awareness and the concept of matching. The illustrations are accompanied by clear and simple text that introduces the animals included.

About the Author

Fiona Watt

Fiona Watt graduated from Exeter University with a B.Ed. (Hons.), specialising in Psychology and Art and Design. After university she worked as a researcher and writer for a company which published educational material for places where children went on school visits (zoos, museums, stately homes etc). She then taught seven, eight and nine year olds for five years; three years at a state school in Sevenoaks in Kent, and two years at The British School in the Netherlands in The Hague.

Fiona lists her proudest achievement as being shortlisted for the Children's book of the year in the Galaxy awards in 2008.

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Book Info


12 pages
Interest Age: 1 year +


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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

25th November 2005




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