Bubble Trouble Big Book by Margaret Mahy

Bubble Trouble Big Book

Written by Margaret Mahy
Illustrated by Polly Dunbar

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This Best Picture Book Award book by best selling author Margaret Mahy and illustrator Polly Dunbar is available here in a big book format perfect for reading to groups of children. When little Mabel bows a big bubble she never expects it to cause so much trouble! Somehow the baby gets caught up in the bubble and soon the baby and the bubble are off on the most magnificent adventure. Margaret Mahy’s rhyming text is irresistible and is perfectly matched by Polly Dunbar’s witty illustrations.


Bubble Trouble Big Book by Margaret Mahy

This editon of this picture book favourite is in special BIG format - perfect for reading on the floor with a group of children.

Little Mabel blew a bubble and it caused a lot of trouble...Such a lot of bubble trouble in a bibble-bobble way. For it broke away from Mabel as it bobbed across the table, Where it bobbled over Baby, and it wafted him away. Follow the hilarious efforts of the townsfolk as they chase the baby far across the town in an effort to get him down from the bubble safe and sound.

A huge adventure which will engage all through its witty, laugh-out-loud text and gorgeous illustrations.


"Mahy and Dunbar are a stunning team, the visual dexterity of one playing with the verbal twists and turns of the other" - INIS

About the Author

Margaret Mahy

New Zealander Margaret Mahy, who sadly died in early 2012,was the first writer from outside the UK to win the prestigious Carnegie Medal. Mahy's genius with language has been demonstrated over and over again in a prolific list of titles from early picture books through to challenging teenage fiction.

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Book Info


40 pages
Interest Age: From 3


Margaret Mahy
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Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st March 2013




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