What's the Time, Mr Wolf? by Debi Gliori
  

What's the Time, Mr Wolf?

Written by Debi Gliori
Illustrated by Debi Gliori

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Shortlisted for the 2013 Scottish Children’s Book Award - September 2012 Book of the Month This enchantingly original story inspired by the well-known playground tag game, this is also perfect for practising telling the time. Mr Wolf is revealed to be not so big and not so bad as his reputation in this charming and inventive picture book. The stunning artwork reveals something new with every reading and the many fabulous details will keep you turning the pages again and again.

The winners of each of the categories - 3-7, 8-11 and 12-16 - of the Scottish Children’s Book Award 2013 are voted for by children and will be announced in March 2014. If you would like to register to vote, visit www.scottishbooktrust.com. You can also add a review on their site and here at Lovereading we would also be delighted to receive reviews of any of the shortlisted titles, which we will load on to the site. Just email your review through to bookreviews@lovereading.co.uk

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What's the Time, Mr Wolf? by Debi Gliori

What's the time, Mr Wolf? It's story time with Debi Gliori! Accompany Mr Wolf as he goes about his daily routine from breakfast to bedtime - and get to know the real Mr Wolf! Little ones will enjoy recognising familiar faces from a plethora of nursery rhymes, including Little Red Riding Hood (masquerading as the post girl), three cheeky little pigs (who make prank calls), a cat who's a dab hand at the fiddle, plus four and twenty blackbirds ...An enchantingly original story inspired by the well-known playground tag game, this is also perfect for practising telling the time.

The stunning artwork reveals something new with every reading and the many fabulous details will keep you turning the pages again and again.

Reviews

Debi Gliori is a superb artist Independent

This is an instant childhood classic Independent

About the Author

Debi Gliori

Debi started writing children's books in 1976, then attended art school in Edinburgh from 1979 to 1984. She received a travelling scholarship award to go to Milan, and worked as a freelance from 1984 onwards. She lives and works in Scotland, and her studio is situated in a thirteenth-century herb garden. She now has four children and her book No Matter What is dedicated to them. Debi Gliori is the author/illustrator of many books for children including Mr Bear, the winner of a Children's Book Award.

DEBI GLIORI is the award-winning author and illustrator of many Bloomsbury picture books including the Alfie series, The Trouble with Dragons, Dragon Love Penguin and the bestselling No Matter What. She has sold more than half a million books in the UK alone.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 0 to 5

Author

Debi Gliori
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Author's Website

www.debiglioribooks.com/

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

9th May 2013

ISBN

9781408819418

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