Lonely Beast by Chris Judge
  

Lonely Beast

Written by Chris Judge
Part of the The Beast Series

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How the Beast overcomes his loneliness is a touching story about friendship of all kinds. Despite his name, the Beast, and all other Beasts, are gentle creatures who love gardening and cake baking. The Beast travels across the world to share his friendship with all those he meets: he is loved for his gentleness and kindness. But still the beast is lonely; what he wants most is to be friends with another Beast. Glorious illustrations of the Beast as he makes friends all over the world bring this story vividly to life.

Click here to see Chris Judge's new book, The Great Explorer.

Synopsis

Lonely Beast by Chris Judge

Have you heard of the Beasts? No, not many people have. That's because they are very rare. This is the tale of one such Beast, whose determination to overcome his loneliness leads him to undertake a daring and dangerous quest to find others like him...

If you'd like to learn more about the beast, visit Chris' Lonely Beast website which has a space for readers' artwork and things to make.

Reviews

'An irresistible debut - as fresh and original as they come. Top pick!' - The Bookseller

`The Lonely Beast is illustrated in such a diverse way that it makes it totally worth buying without even reading the story! (But) the story is equally brilliant. A quirky and a good value read.' - EYE

`It's the illustrations that really make this special . . . I'm looking forward to seeing more from Chris Judge in the future.' - The Bookbag

About the Author

Chris Judge

Chris Judge is the award winning author/illustrator of The Lonely Beast, three successive picture books and a number of other projects. His work has appeared in high-profile advertising campaigns, newspapers, magazines, exhibitions and other media in Ireland and the UK.

Visit Chris' Lonely Beast website which has a space for readers' artwork and things to make.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 5

Author

Chris Judge
More books by Chris Judge

Author's Website

chrisjudge.4ormat.com/

Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

3rd February 2011

ISBN

9781849392556

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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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