Wanda and the Alien by Sue Hendra
  

Wanda and the Alien

Written by Sue Hendra
Part of the Wanda and the Alien Series

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A touching story about a special and unusual friendship. When Wanda meets Alien they click as friends immediately even though they don’t speak the same language. They play happily together sharing adventures and having fun. But where have Wanda’s friends gone? When they re-appear, Wanda introduces Alien and they soon find that being different is not a barrier to friendship. Bold illustrations make this a vibrant picture book with a great theme.

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Wanda and the Alien by Sue Hendra

What would you do if you found an alien? Would you run screaming and try and scare him away? Or would you show him all the best things to do? In this lovely story about accepting differences and sharing, Wanda and the alien become best friends. But where are all of Wanda's friends? Can you find them? They can't have gone far!

Wanda and the Alien has been made into an animated series and is shown on Channel 5's Milkshake.


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Friends come in all shapes and sizes in this fresh and funny tale of a rabbit and an alien visitor. Issues of friendship and accepting differences are gently handled, and Hendra's bold graphic style brings her appealing characters to life perfectly -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller A subtle story of how someone who is different can be embraced into friendship -- Mary Arrigan Irish Examiner Charmingly illustrated ... Toddlers will love this witty story that shows that friends can come in all shapes and sizes Surrey Advertiser Series

About the Author

Sue Hendra

Sue Hendra graduated from the University of Brighton in 1994 and has been an illustrator of children’s books since, and has now worked on over 100 titles. When she met Paul Linnet they fell in love and started writing and illustrating together and came up with bestsellers such as Barry the Fish with Fin- gers, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell, Nobot the Robot with No Bottom, Supertato and most recently Supertato:Veggies Assemble. Sue and Paul live in Brighton with their young daughter, Wanda. Read more about Sue Hendra here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Sue Hendra
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Author's Website

www.suehendra.com/

Publisher

Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Books

Publication date

28th April 2011

ISBN

9781849410182

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