Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza by Holly Clifton-Brown
  

Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza

Written by Holly Clifton-Brown

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Brightly coloured knitting streams from the clicking-clacking needles of Annie Hoot, an Owl with a very unusual habit! The other owls reject Annie Hoot’s multi-coloured offerings but she cleverly takes her talent elsewhere and finds parrots in the rainforest and animals in the Arctic eager to try her woolly wear. An wonderfully entertaining story about trying something new, and daring to be different.

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Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza by Holly Clifton-Brown

Annie Hoot is a kind but scatty little owl. She lives in a tree house deep in the woods. She is always coming up with new ideas for things to do, and her latest craze is knitting. But unfortunately, the other owls don't appreciate her wonderful knitted clothes, so she sets off round the world to find other animals who will.

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A wonderfully entertaining story about trying something new, and daring to be different. -- Julia Eccleshare lovereading4kids.co.uk

About the Author

Holly Clifton-Brown

Holly was born in London, but has travelled widely around Africa and Asia. She now lives in Bristol. Her favourite books include How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers and Emily Gravett's picture books, in particular her lastest release, Dogs. Holly enjoys pottery, takes regular classes and one day hopes to have her own pottery studio and small shop/gallery.

Holly attended Chelsea School of Art Media and Design and Bristol UWE Faculty of Art Media and Design. Her first picture book, Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza, is published by Andersen Press in 2010.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: To 5

Author

Holly Clifton-Brown
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Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

1st April 2010

ISBN

9781842709672

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Publisher Profile

Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press

logo Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.

Publisher's Website

www.andersenpress.co.uk


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