Errol and His Extraordinary Nose by David Conway

Errol and His Extraordinary Nose

Written by David Conway
Illustrated by Roberta Angaramo

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Everyone has something special about them! That’s the important message at the heart of this charming pre-school story about Errol the little elephant who thinks that he has is hopeless at everything. Like many others before him, Errol finds that he has some very special and unexpected talents and soon everyone in the class is enjoying them!


Errol and His Extraordinary Nose by David Conway

When a school talent contest is announced, everyone's excited - except for Errol. He's clumsy and his nose looks silly. But Dad says that everyone has a special talent. Can Errol discover his in time to give a star performance?


'Exceptionally adorable. Angaramo elevates cuteness to an art' PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

'Lively illustrations take centre stage' SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

About the Author

David Conway

David Conway is an award-winning picture book author. He has been twice nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal, in 2006 for The Most Important Gift of All, published by Gullane Children’s Books, and again in 2011 for Bedtime Hullabaloo! His other titles include Errol and His Extraordinary Nose, which featured on CBeebies Bedtime Hour, and The Secret to Teddy’s Happiness, both published by Gullane Children’s Books. David lives with his wife, two children and their cat, Bobby, in north London.

Roberta Angaramo has illustrated more than 30 children's books, including Dog in Boots, also published by Gullane Children's Books. She lives in Piedmont, Italy.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 3-6


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Gullane Children's Books

Publication date

1st July 2011




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