Just Like Mr. Croc by Jo Lodge


Just Like Mr. Croc by Jo Lodge

Mr Croc says: Nod Your Head, Just Like Me! Join Mr Croc as he nods his head and touches his toes, in perfect Simon Says fashion. But watch out when he starts licking his lips because, maybe, he just might be coming to get you! Fabulous paper engineering make this a must have pre-school book!


For Knock Knock Mr Croc: 'Knock! Knock! Mr Croc follows in the successful footsteps of Lucy Cousins

... A beautifully designed and well constructed book.' - Books for Keeps 'Knock Knock Mr Croc will amuse and delight children over and over again' - Books for Keeps '...lots of fun...' - Nursery Industry 'This is a fun pop-up book for younger children from Jo Lodge, complete with a surprise thrill at the end.' - Reading Evening Post This interactive addition to the Mr Croc series is a version of 'Simon Says

-packed book will help development of motor skills as we join Mr Croc nodding his head, touching his toes, playing peek-a-boo, blinking and waving. mocving pop-ups show little readers the actions to be performed. -- Waterstone's Bristol the Galleries Lodge has done a great job of creating imaginative and sturdy moving parts... The ending is the same as the others in the series where Mr Croc decides to eat the reader. Lodge manages to avoid using the same pop-up techniques while still conveying enough scariness to be fun. A lovely addition to the pop-up shelf -- Books for Keeps Like all the best ideas, this is really, really simple and it really, really works... -- Cork Evening Echo

About the Author

Jo Lodge is an illustrator and paper engineer and was greatly influenced by her artistic parents - her mother, Maureen Roffey, an illustrator, and her father Bernard Lodge, a graphic designer. Jo graduated with a fashion degree from Kingston University and worked for a knitwear company designing their main collection and consulting on projects for Next, Marks & Spencer and Saks Fifth Avenue. Jo is probably best known for her Mr Croc books - over a million copies sold worldwide - but her first books were published by Rod Campbell in 1996 and she is still published by Campbell Books today. She lives in West Sussex with her husband and two sons.

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12 pages
Interest Age: 18 months - 3 years


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Publication date

17th August 2006



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