Laughing Giraffe by Mwenye Hadithi
  

Synopsis

Laughing Giraffe by Mwenye Hadithi

In the days long ago, Giraffe was the noisiest animal on the Great African Plain. He shouted a lot and he laughed all the time. This is the story of how the littlest Egret proved to Laughing Giraffe that you don't need to be loud to be heard.

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Beautifully illustrated. Metro Family Magazine

About the Author

BRUCE HOBSON writes as Mwenye Hadithi (pronounced m-when-yay hadee thee) which simply means a story-teller in Swahili. His work is published internationally and he lives in Nairobi. Bruce designs and plants tropical landscapes for a living, but also writes. When Adrienne Kennaway was growing up she lived all over the world and once rescued a tiny baby otter from certain death in Malaysia. He became the family pet and even travelled to Africa with them. Adrienne is a great lover of all forms of nature. She lives in the Republic of Ireland.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Mwenye Hadithi
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Publisher

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

Publication date

4th June 2009

ISBN

9780340945209


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