Max and the Won't Go to Bed Show by Mark Sperring
  

The Good Book Guide logo The Good Book Guide Review. Max turns his bedtime into an extraordinary magic show where he tames the most savage of beasts (Brian the pet dog); magically disappears (into the bathroom to brush his teeth); and magically manifests his soft toys (from the wardrobe and under the bed). This endearing and enjoyable story looks at the bedtime routine from a different angle, cleverly turning it into a fun and exciting magic act. (Ages 2–5)
~ Andrea Rayner

Synopsis

Max and the Won't Go to Bed Show by Mark Sperring

A fabulously funny extravaganza conjured up by dynamic duo Mark Sperring and Sarah Warburton. Perfect for bedtime! Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls! Roll up, roll up, for Max the Magnificent and his world famous show: putting off bedtime for as long as possible! Cheer as he makes a cookie disappear (very slo-o-o-wly)! Gasp as he asks for ten bedtime stories (yes, ten)! Will the show go on all night, or will Max finally go to sleep?

Reviews

This endearing and enjoyable story looks at the bedtime routine from a different angle, cleverly turning it into a fun and exciting magic act. Good Book Guide Praise for Mabel and Me: 'Mabel and the gloriously engaging Me explore the meaning of friendship in a modern-day comedy of errors. Funny and original with gorgeous illustrations.

'S CHOICE, THE BOOKSELLER Praise for The Sunflower Sword by Mark Sperring: 'Captivating and memorable - my favourite picture book of the season.'

'S CHOICE, THE BOOKSELLER'

About the Author

Mark Sperring

Mark Sperring studied at Bath Academy of Art and Camberwell College of Art before working as a printer and a bookseller, and later becoming a children's book author. Mark is the author of The Shape of My Heart, Snappy Birthday, Dino Mummy, Dino Baby, Dino Daddy, My Little Star, Four Silly Skeletons and I’ll Love You Always. He lives in Bristol.

Read an interview with Mark Sperring here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 2

Author

Mark Sperring
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Publisher

HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.harpercollins.co.uk

Publication date

5th June 2014

ISBN

9780007468386


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