The Gorilla Who Wanted to Grow Up
Written by Jill Tomlinson
Illustrated by Paul Howard
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A young gorilla wants to be as strong and brave as his father but everyone thinks he is young and rash. How can Pongo show how grown up he can be? Luckily, Pongo realises that being grown up isn’t just about being strong and brave! When his baby sister is born he learns how to be a grown up in other ways. ~ Julia Eccleshare
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The Gorilla Who Wanted to Grow Up by Jill Tomlinson
Pongo is a young gorilla who lives in the mountains of Africa. He has long glossy black hair and a black shiny nose. But Pongo can't wait to grow up, when he will have a silver back like his father's and a big chest that he can thump. Filled with gentle humour and comfort, Jill Tomlinson's animal stories have been enjoyed by children who want to snuggle down with a good read for decades.
This edition is stunningly illustrated by Paul Howard, making it an even more enjoyable story for young readers.
About the Author
Interest Age: From 5
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Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd
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