Oliver's Fruit Salad by Vivian French
  

Oliver's Fruit Salad

Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Alison Bartlett
Part of the Oliver Series

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

Oliver's Fruit Salad by Vivian French

Oliver, star of Oliver's Vegetables, is back from his healthy week eating vegetables at his grandpa's house. Suddenly, the fruit at home doesn't seem quite good enough for Oliver. What is his mum to do? Other titles in this series: Oliver's Fruit Salad Oliver's Milkshake

Reviews

A fantastic story Early Years Educator A wonderfully humorous book with delightful illustrations both adults and children will enjoy My Weekly A wonderfully colourful book... a simple, beautifully illustrated story with an important healthy eating message! Child Education The straightforward text is personalised with simple dialogue that should make reading aloud fun, and Bartlett's sturdy, unbordered double-page spread paintings, in a style so unaffected that it resembles children's own artwork, are a rainbow of fruit colors - strawberry, red, lemon, yellow, lime green, and more. Great for lap sharing or use with small groups. Booklist (1998) A friendly, round-headed cast with pin-dot blue eyes and broad smilles introduce the tasty possibilities of fresh fruit withour ever dropping the vaguest hint of (shh!) nutrition, and the luscious, sunshiny palette of Bartlett's acrylic paintings will set the taste buds tingling. How about this juicy selection just before snack time? Bull Cent Child Book (1998)

About the Author

Vivian French

Vivian French is a highly acclaimed children's author who has written more than 250 books during the course of her career, including Caterpillar, Butterfly, The Tales from the Five Kingdoms series and Yucky Worms. Her recent work includes the critically acclaimed picture book The Most Wonderful Thing in the World. Vivian teaches on the illustration course at Edinburgh School of Art, and helped to found the mentoring scheme Picture Hooks for aspiring young illustrators. She lives in Edinburgh. Read further information about Vivian French here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Vivian French
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Author's Website

www.vivianfrench.co.uk/inde...

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

15th April 1998

ISBN

9780340704530


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