Hamilton's Hats by Martine Oborne


Hamilton's Hats by Martine Oborne

Hamilton the Pig is very fond of hats -- big hats, small hats, tall hats and suitable-for-every-and-any-occasion sort of hats. Hamilton loves hats so much his mum starts to worry that he's a very vain little pig. Little does she know that Hamilton's favourite hats will teach him some very important lessons! A new edition of this wonderfully funny tale, illustrated by the award-winning creator of THE GRUFFALO.

About the Author

Martine Oborne is a former financial director who now owns two children's gift shops. She has written several successful books for both adults and children including, for Macmillan, ONE GORGEOUS BABY (978-1-4050-1968-2). Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator within the children's book world, and has created many prize-winning and bestselling books for Macmillan. He is best known for his picture book collaborations with Julia Donaldson, which include the modern classic THE GRUFFALO (978-0-333-71093-7) and its sequel THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD (978-1-4050-2046-6), but has also illustrated many fantastic novelty and gift books.

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32 pages


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Publication date

4th July 2008



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