Water Boy by Ros Asquith
  

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Ros Asquith’s deceptively simple text shows us the world through the eyes of a young boy on his various adventures.

Ian Andrew’s beautiful illustrations perfectly capture the moments of play and exploration we share with the child in this evocative tale of long summer days and adventure.

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Water Boy by Ros Asquith

Ros Asquith’s deceptively simple text shows us the world through the eyes of a young boy on his various adventures.

Ian Andrew’s beautiful illustrations perfectly capture the moments of play and exploration we share with the child in this evocative tale of long summer days and adventure.

About the Author

Ros Asquith

Ros Asquith contributes a regular cartoon feature to The Guardian and achieved fame world wide for her Teenage Worrier books (realistic and funny explorations of teen problems and how to solve them) and the Trixie Tempest books aimed at the "tween" market of readers between the ages of nine and twelve. Her book Letters from an Alien Schoolboy was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Book Prize and The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, won the School Libraries Association Prize.

An honours graduate of Camberwell Art School, Asquith worked in graphic design and mural painting before moving into cartooning in the 1980s. She has also served as a theatre critic for several English periodicals. Since 1990 she has been well established as a cartoonist, author, and illustrator.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ros Asquith
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Author's Website

www.rosasquith.co.uk/

Publisher

Templar Publishing

Publication date

1st May 2008

ISBN

9781840118568

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