Fidget And Quilly: The Dinosaur Game by David Melling
  

Fidget And Quilly: The Dinosaur Game

David Melling

Part of the Fidget & Quilly Series
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Synopsis

Fidget And Quilly: The Dinosaur Game by David Melling

How many animals can Fidget and Quilly be in a day? There are tigers and polar bears. crocodiles and dinosaurs in this wonderful lift the flap book. This lovely story captures the magic of play and the small rivalries between friends that loom large one moment and disappear the next. The flaps animate the story and provide a real interactive experience, with funny, appealing illustrations, and lots of young pre-school appeal.

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The interactive multi-layered flaps are perfect for keeping pre-schoolers interested in what's going on, with both text and illustrations hidden underneath. There are also secret 'little

. * The South Wales Argus * absolutely enchanting! * The Junior Times * 'engaging' - The Guardian On Fidget and Quilly's previous books, Count Down to Bedtime and Are you Ready:The characters are irresistible * The Children's Bookseller * Fans of lift-the-flap books can't fail to fall in love with The Dinosaur Game.... currently pulled off the book shelf at least once a day by my three-year-old. What's more, every time we read it, he doesn't fidget once! * Adoption-net.co.uk * With simple clear text and lively humorous illustrations, David captures the magic of play and small rivalries between friends, that loom large one moment and disappear the next. A real treat. * Bournemouth Daily Echo * David Melling has created a book that can be explored over and over again * Carousel *

About the Author

David Melling

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors David Melling was born in Oxford. His father was a sculptor and David inherited his artistic leanings. David has received much recognition for his artistic talent. His first book 'Brilliant the Dinosaur' (Pavilion) was shortlisted for the 1994 Smarties Book Award and 'What's that Noise?' was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. More recently, The Kiss That Missed was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. His recent picture book, The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day with a voice over by Hugh Laurie. It was shortlisted for the Pulcinella Award 2005 for 'Best TV Movie' category. To date he has illustrated over 60 books, writing and illustrating around 15 of them, including the popular Hugless Douglas series...www.huglessdouglas.co.uk

David Melling is married and lives with his wife and two children in Oxfordshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
20 pages

Author

David Melling
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Author's Website

www.davidmelling.co.uk/

Publisher

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

Publication date

6th July 2006

ISBN

9780340878149


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