I Want a Mini Tiger by Joyce Dunbar
  

Synopsis

I Want a Mini Tiger by Joyce Dunbar

This little girl wants her very own miniature wild animal. Anything from a little snappy happy crocodile and a tiny trundle rumble elephant, to a pocket-sized grizzly bear. But as her big brother explains, a real wild animal would make a terrible pet. You can't nuzzle a crocodile, or tickle a wild elephant, and a grizzly bear belongs in a cave not a pocket! But there's one pet, a tiny pet, that loves to be tickled and cuddled. It's like a tiger, only much smaller...This is a delightfully rhythmic tale, bursting with imagination, and a playful introduction to a world of wild animals.

About the Author

Joyce Dunbar

Joyce Dunbar was born and brought up in Lincolnshire. She taught English for 20 years before becoming a full-time writer. Her books for children include This is the Star, which became a world-wide best-seller, and Mundo and the Weatherchild, which was runner-up for the Guardian Children's Fiction Award. The popular Mouse and Mole series has been animated for television with the voices of Alan Bennett and Richard Briers. She lives in Norwich.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Joyce Dunbar
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Author's Website

www.joycedunbar.com/

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

2nd July 2010

ISBN

9780330503983


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