The Clumsies Make a Mess of the Zoo
Written by Sorrel Anderson
Part of the The Clumsies Series
Lovereading4kids Price £3.99
£4.99 saving £1.00 (20%)
Please login (or signup) to download the extract
You will need to Sign Up or Login before you can download a book extract.
To Sign Up all you need to do is give us your email address and a password and let us know the types of books you like. Thank you.
The Lovereading4Kids comment
The Clumsies are back in their fourth hilarious and very messy adventure ... Quality writing and side-splitting humour combine in these brilliant stories that will be loved by children and adults alike.
Click here to see more Clumsies titles.
The Clumsies Make a Mess of the Zoo by Sorrel Anderson
...Everyone's favourite biscuit-munching, tea-drinking, talking mice are back and this time they are making a mess of the zoo.
Praise for The Clumsies Make a Mess:
'Anderson has a gift for combining simple, sparse elements - meek man, bully boss, shabby office, talking mice - to wonderfully surreal effect.' Financial Times
'Charming debut! With its stylish cartoons and pages that look crumpled, blotted and scattered with biscuit crumbs, this book will win youngsters over with its child-like illogicality and the way in which Howard goes happily along with anything that the anarchic inventiveness of the Clumsies leads him to.' Sunday Times Culture - Children's Book of the Week
'Occasionally a book comes along that makes my children collapse into fits of giggles! my children were near hysterical by the end of the first paragraph.' The Telegraph Magazine
'The kids will love getting mucky with them' - Irish World
'If you enjoy these stories as much as I did, you will be waiting for the next book in the series' - Families Magazine
About the Author
Interest Age: From 7
More books by Sorrel Anderson
HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
9th June 2011
You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.Katie Lonsdale
It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk
I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their booDaisy Pennock – age 15
I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15
I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.Georgie Rowe – age 16
I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.Angela East
It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think toLorraine Woods
Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.Sarah Murray – age 15