Share! by Anthea Simmons

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A tale all about sibling rivalry.

Share! shortlisted for the Lancashire Libraries Early Books Award 2011 and nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2012.


Share! by Anthea Simmons

Learning to share your favourite things with a baby brother or sister can be hard at first, but once you get used to it, it's so much fun!


Parents will recognise the familiar dynamics of sibling rivalry in this sweet and endearing picture book. The cheeky siblings are gorgeously drawn, and of course discover that sharing can be fun after all. -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller

Is This My Nose: 'Wonderful illustrations Book Choice, Nursery World

Simple and eye-catching, and funny too. -- Ruth Ng The Bookbag

An endearing picture book for the new reader. City A.M.

The book's got a rattling rhythm that makes it fun to read aloud, it's funny and the pictures are lovely. Highly recommended! Armadillo Magazine

About the Author

Anthea Simmons was born in St Albans and studied at St Hugh's College, Oxford. Following a high-flying career in the city, she now lives in Devon where, as well as writing poetry and children's stories, she teaches English as a foreign language to adults from all over the world. Georgie Birkett was born in Kent and studied at Brighton University. She is the author and illustrator of many picture books, and has been published all over the world.

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

3rd March 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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