The Big Snuggle-up
Written by Brian Patten
Illustrated by Nicola Bayley
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The Lovereading4Kids comment
Age: Baby +. On a cold winter's night one animal after another invites himself into a house and by the time it's bedtime there's all manner of animals and scarecrow tucked up by the fire. Some delightful close-up and colourful illustrations show the detail on each and every animal that appears. A lovely bedtime read and a great way for toddlers to learn the names of lots of different animals.
The Big Snuggle-up by Brian Patten
It all started with a scarecrow coming into the house out of the snow, bringing with him the mouse that lived up his sleeve. But it wasn't only these two who were looking for a warm place to snuggle up!
'His poems are made with great skill and honesty.' - British Book News
'Bayley's pictures are characteristically painstaking and gentle, softly lit, finely worked and pretty.' - Sunday Times
'The beautiful and detailed pictures and the rhyming repetitive text will make this a pleasure to read aloud to a small child.' The Spectator
Other praise for Illustrator Nicola Bayley:
For Katje the Windmill Cat: 'This heart-warming story is rendered something really
treasurable by Bayley's wonderfully vivid and rich illustrations.' - Guardian
For The Necessary Cat: 'Nicola's illustrations are exquisite and the book is a necessary
buy for cat-admirers of all ages.' - Time Out
About the Author
Interest Age: from 0 to 5 To 5
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