The Blackest Hole in Space by Penny Little
  

The Blackest Hole in Space

Written by Penny Little
Illustrated by Vincent Vigla

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

The Blackest Hole in Space by Penny Little

Following on from the success of The Biggest Hole in the World, this book takes us on an adventure in outer space, complete with die cut hole throughout. Charlie, his dad and Doggo the dog have spent all afternoon making a space rocket with alien receptors, a black-hole tracker and a time-travel switch. When Dad goes downstairs and before Charlie can say 'sizzling satellites' the rocket takes off!

Reviews

A book that will delight space enthusiasts Nursery World On the Biggest Hole in the World: Young readers will manage to suspend disbelief to enjoy the sheer exhilaration of a fantasy journey which imparts useful information... Playful in text and illustration this book would make a welcome gift to enjoy at home or it would feed into key stage 1 science and geography topics. Books for Keeps ...ingenious... The Green Parent ...this ingenious little number manages to be factual and fictional simultaneously. Brilliant. Families Magazine: The Bookseller Crow Vincent Vigla's illustrations are lovely. He's got a fun, bold, cartoony style, that sits beautifully on the colourful planets in the background. Charlie and Doggo are wonderfully expressive characters. The Bookbag This is a book that will delight space enthusiasts. Nursery World This book has been asked for repeatedly at storytime for days on end. School Librarian

About the Author

After a high-flying career in PR and spending time as a full-time Mum, Penny has recently turned her hand to developing innovative publishing ideas for children and their parents. Vincent Vigla has illustrated many books, games, cartoons and advertisements. He loves creating humorous characters. He lives in France and when not illustrating, he teaches design.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
28 pages

Author

Penny Little
More books by Penny Little

Publisher

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

Publication date

19th March 2009

ISBN

9780340944677


I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

This company is amazing; not only is it is a great opportunity to get books and review them but everyone is so friendly and supportive!

Jemma Rubens, age 10
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools