Stargazers, Skyscrapers and Extraordinary Sausages by Claudia Boldt
  

Stargazers, Skyscrapers and Extraordinary Sausages

Written by Claudia Boldt
Illustrated by Claudia Boldt
Part of the Child's Play Library Series

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Henrietta and her dog frank couldn’t be more different! Henrietta can think of a million and one things she’d like to do when she grows up from making ice cream to being a mechanic. Frank only wants one thing: sausages. The contrast is amusingly shown; Henrietta’s hectic thinking flows across the pages while Frank’s simple thought of sausages is reflected in more images of sausages than you can imagine. Luckily, by the end, they have come up with one thing they could do together…

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Synopsis

Stargazers, Skyscrapers and Extraordinary Sausages by Claudia Boldt

Henrietta has all sorts of wild ambitions, but unfortunately Frank, her dog, can only think about sausages. Will they be able to come to a compromise and find an activity that suits both of them?

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Little Henrietta has plans of grandeur when it comes to what she will do when she grows up: first she wants to make ice-cream, then climb skyscrapers as well as being a superdancer amongst other things

About the Author

Claudia Boldt

Selected as a Booktrust Best New Illustrator of 2011.

Claudia went to Glasgow School of Art as well as Kingston University where she graduated with a Masters in Illustration in 2007. The same year she founded Cloud Cuckoo Studio with fellow illustrator Katharina Koall in London's East End.

What Claudia likes doing most is writing and illustrating fun and slightly absurd comedies for 4 year olds! She wants to entertain while remaining truthful to her personal emotions, interests and ideas.

Apart from making picture books her work has been exhibited internationally and was showcased in several publications including Images 33 and the 3x3 Illustration Directory. Recent editorial commissions include Waterstone's Books Quarterly, Die Zeit and Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin.

Claudia was chosen as one of Booktrust's Best New Illustrators for 2011.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 4 To 8

Author

Claudia Boldt
More books by Claudia Boldt

Author's Website

www.claudiaboldt.com/

Publisher

Child's Play (International) Ltd an imprint of Child's Play International Ltd

Publication date

1st April 2010

ISBN

9781846433443

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