Mr. Men Ballet Show by
  

Mr. Men Ballet Show

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Part of the Mr. Men & Little Miss Everyday Series

Synopsis

Mr. Men Ballet Show by

Little Miss Somersault is staging a Ballet Show and lots of the Mr Men are taking part. Little Miss Whoops wants to be a Prima Ballerina, but she is not elegant or graceful. Will she learn to pirouette in time for the performance in front of Little Miss Princess? The Mr Men and Little Miss Every Day series takes Roger Hargreaves' beloved characters on trips and activities that children will recognise from their own lives. All the Every Day Adventures have a `Where's Walter' feature with Walter the worm hiding in every story making for a fun and interactive reading experience for children aged two years and up.

About the Author

It all started with a tickle. Roger Hargreaves' son Adam asked him what a tickle looked like. In response, Roger drew a small orange man with extraordinarily long arms that could reach anywhere and tickle anyone. The idea that a tickle could be a character in its own right sparked an idea in Roger's mind. Roger was a successful copywriter but he wanted to do something that would enable him to work from home and spend more time with his four children. He wondered if he could make a living writing and illustrating children's books so he wrote the first Mr Men titles: Mr Tickle, Mr Greedy, Mr Happy, Mr Nosey, Mr Sneeze and Mr Bump. The books were an instant hit and Roger went on to create many more Mr Men and Little Miss characters. What Roger really wanted was to make children laugh. Mr Silly was his favourite Mr Men story and, according to his family, encapsulates his humour most closely. Sadly Roger passed away in 1988, but his son Adam took over the series, introducing new characters and exciting new adventures. Roger once said, `I feel very happy to think that when the Mr Men and Little Misses are 100 years old, their readers will always be five.'

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Paperback
32 pages

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Publisher

Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd

Publication date

8th February 2018

ISBN

9781405290753


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