Unicorn in New York Louie Lets Loose! by Rachel Hamilton


Unicorn in New York Louie Lets Loose! by Rachel Hamilton

In this hilarious new fiction series, Louie the unicorn searches for stardom in New York City. Louie's story is brought to life with a unique visual approach, combining real New York photography with funny character illustrations. 'Dear Ma and Pa, The New York School for Performing Arts is the perfect place for a unicorn like me. So far it has been totally AWESOME! Madame Twirler says that 'pigs will fly' before I get the lead part in a show. Man, I would LOVE to see that! After all, New York has a unicorn in town, so why not flying pigs? Love you more than cake, Louie xx'


'A quirky and fun story for those just moving on from traditional picture books'

'terrifically funny and wonderfully absurd'

'a laugh-out loud gem ... Read it and giggle'

'This is a very funny story with the 'feel good'


'Original, witty, and plenty of humour... a great read.'

'A nice book for confident readers in KS1'

About the Author

Rachel Hamilton

Rachel Hamilton studied at Oxford and Cambridge and has put her education to good use working in an ad agency, a comprehensive school, a building site and a men's prison. Her interests are books, films, stand-up comedy and cake, and she loves to make people laugh, especially when it's intentional rather than accidental.

Her debut novel, The Case of the Exploding Loo, won the Worcestershire Awesomest Book Award and was runner up in the Emirates Festival of Literature First Fiction Award, as well as being nominated for the Leeds Book Awards and the Redbridge Children's Book Awards.

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128 pages


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Publication date

4th February 2016



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