Z is for Moose by Kelly L. Bingham

Z is for Moose

Written by Kelly L. Bingham
Illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

3+ readers   Baby and Toddler   UKLA Book Awards   
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Brilliant fun in this alphabet book with a difference! Zebra is determined to get every letter of the alphabet matched to the right animal in the new A-Z he is creating. After all, it can’t be that hard, can it? All goes well except that moose is a little bit impatient! Barging in on E he scuffles with Elephant who wants none of him on his page and then tries to find himself a corner on H, I and J! Poor Moose! Luckily M is not far off now…Young readers will love the joke about the alphabet in this wonderful collection of illustrations which will make it forever memorable.


Z is for Moose by Kelly L. Bingham

Zebra is absolutely certain he'll be able to direct everyone to appear on the correct page, at the appropriate time, without any mishaps, unnecessary drama, or hurt feelings. It's an ABC book, for goodness' sake. How difficult can it be? Oh, dear. Zebra forgot about Moose.


Very special ... Zelinsky's comic illustrations offer children lots to notice, anticipate and giggle over in this hilarious book. -- Marilyn Brocklehurst Booksellers
Choice, The Bookseller

This zany alphabet book will make children smile. School Library Journal, starred review

This laugh-out-loud romp of an abecedary features an impatient moose who just can't wait for his turn. Booklist, starred review

Just label it F for funny. Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Everybody will be elated with this goofy new way of going from A to Z. Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, starred review

About the Author

Kelly L. Bingham

Kelly Bingham has been a storyboard artist, story supervisor, and director and is now a full-time writer. She is the author of Shark Girl, which was named a Best Book for Young Adults by the American Library Association. Kelly Bingham lives in Ellijay, Georgia.

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

14th November 2013




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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