The Ball Game by Herve Tullet

The Ball Game

Written by Herve Tullet
Illustrated by


The Ball Game by Herve Tullet

To play this game, scrunch up a piece of paper into a ball and you're off. You can score goals, follow the course or hit the targets. You can throw the ball, flick it, use a rubber band to shoot it or even use the detachable piece of board to help perfect your aim. This book completely unfolds into a game that includes ready-made holes through which readers flick or throw their paper balls. Designed for playing anywhere, this book can be stood up, laid down, or even hung up! Children can follow the story, or make up their own rules. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

About the Author

Herve Tullet

Herve Tullet is the creator of over 50 children's books. He was born in Normandy, and later studied Fine Arts and Decorative Arts before working as an Art Director. Herve Tullet loves to provoke surprise when he meets children and the magic also works through his much-awaited books, and he was awarded the Sorcieres Prize 2010. Herve lives in Paris.

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14 pages


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Phaidon Press Ltd

Publication date

3rd February 2014



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