Jeremiah Jellyfish Flies High! by John Fardell

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A picture book that lets you join Jeremiah Jellyfish as he swims away from his shoal and finds himself taking charge of the World's Biggest Rocket Plane Factory.


Jeremiah Jellyfish Flies High! by John Fardell

Join Jeremiah Jellyfish as he swims away from his shoal and finds himself taking charge of the World's Biggest Rocket Plane Factory! An exquisite and wonderfully imaginative picture book, written and illustrated with John Fardell's distinctive humour.


A great plot, punchy writing, and engaging illustrations make it a joy from start to finish. Highly recommended. The Bookbag Great illustrations, simple text and a super storyline. -- Martine Horvath Eye A great concept brought to life by the wealth of detail and humour in the illustrations. Booksellers Choice. The Bookseller An absolutely lovely little book for ages seven and up. City A.M. This delightful and original picture story book will enthrall young readers and parents alike. Children will love the captivating and charming illustrations and rejoice in the celebration of individuality. The School Librarian

About the Author

John Fardell
John Fardell works as a freelance cartoonist, illustrator, designer and puppeteer. A regular contributor to Viz (he is the creator of The Modern Parents and The Critics amongst others), his work has also appeared in the Independent, the Evening Standard, the New Statesman, the Glasgow Herald and The List. He is married with two boys and lives in Edinburgh.

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

6th January 2011




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.

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