Where's Wally? The Incredible Paper Chase by Martin Handford
  

Where's Wally? The Incredible Paper Chase

Written by Martin Handford
Part of the Where's Wally? Series

5+ readers   
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The search for Wally, his friends and their lost things continues! In this title, as Wally travels through more amazing worlds he drops a tiny piece of paper for you to find in every scene. It lets you find them and hundreds more things using the magnifying lens attached to the inside cover. It also features a fold-out Muddy Swampy Jungle Game with press-out and fold pieces.

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Where's Wally? The Incredible Paper Chase by Martin Handford

This is a mini edition of the classic picture book with a board game, press-out pieces and a magnifying lens. It features a fold-out Muddy Swampy Jungle Game, with press out counters and tongue-twister forfeit cards, and a press-out circus for Wally fans to put on their very own show.

Where's Wally? celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2012 and has become a global phenomenon. Wally has reached celebrity status! He has appeared in the primetime American TV shows Frasier , The Simpsons and Friends ; on the 1000th anniversary cover of Rolling Stone magazine as a cultural icon of the last 40 years; and on Google Earth.

Click here to visit the Where's Wally? website...for more Wally fun!

About the Author

Martin Handford

Martin Handford spent much of his childhood drawing and his earliest influences were cinema epics and playing with toy soldiers. At art college he continued to draw what he calls "busy and militarily correct battle scenes" which led to his job as a freelance illustrator specialising in drawing crowd scenes for numerous clients. Martin now gathers his inspiration from a huge variety of sources; films, visiting museums and art galleries, reading comics and books, and collecting ephemera and trivia. He is fascinated by crowds, and is attracted to their vibes, patterns and details – especially humour; "I love their movement and energy." Gradually, from all this meticulous research, the inspiration for a picture emerges, which Martin embellishes with his own ideas to create astonishing scenes. Each picture takes Martin months to draw. "As I work my way through a picture, I add Wally when I come to what I feel is a good place to hide him," he explains. Read more about the author here.

photo © Martin Handford

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages
Interest Age: From 5

Author

Martin Handford
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Author's Website

www.findwally.co.uk/

Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

14th March 2013

ISBN

9781406341263

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