Knock Knock Who's There? by Sally Grindley, Anthony Browne
  

Knock Knock Who's There?

Written by Sally Grindley, Anthony Browne
Illustrated by Anthony Browne

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This was Sally Grindley’s second book published some years ago now and remains one of the most eagerly sought-out picture books for toddlers. Knock, knock who’s there?... Each time there's a knock at the door, there's a different monster, but each time they're wearing the same tartan slippers. First at the door is a great big gorilla with fat furry arms and white teeth. Next time there's a wicked old witch at the door, then a creepy ghost, then a fierce dragon. Illustrations that are utterly beguiling are by one of the UK’s most talented picture book artists, Anthony Browne.

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Knock Knock Who's There? by Sally Grindley, Anthony Browne

About the Author

Sally began writing in 1984 while she was working for a children's book club. Since 1995 she has been writing full time and has recently won the Smarties Prize. She now has some fifty titles in print. 'Shhh' won the Children's Book Award in 1992 and was shortlisted for the Smarties Prize. 'Wake Up Dad' won the 1989 Best Books for Babies Award and 'There's a Monster In Our House Who Eats Books' was Highly Commended in the 1997 Right Start/Petit Filous award, shortlisted in the 1998 Sheffield Children's Book Award and selected by the Young Book Trust in 1998 as one of the '100 best books'.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Sally Grindley, Anthony Browne
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Publisher

Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

5th August 2010

ISBN

9780141331607

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