Hello Beaky! by Jez Alborough


Hello Beaky! by Jez Alborough

Deep in the rain forest an egg tumbles through the leaves and branches, shattering into pieces as it hits the forest floor. Out pops Beaky but what is he? A snake? A fish? He is determined to find out.


Lots of ecological detail accompanies the story. The Times Educational Supplement

About the Author

Jez Alborough

Jez Alborough was born in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey in 1959. As a young boy he was always very creative but it was not until a guest bought him a box of crisp white paper, some pencils and a rubber that he expressed his creativity in drawing. As Jez says "It was an act of support and encouragement which I have never forgotten. The identity of this guest remains to this day a mystery. I like to think he was my guardian angel."

Jez is very much in demand for storytelling events for children, as well as speaking about his work to librarians and teachers.

He lives in London with his wife and enjoys playing the guitar and walking along the river.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 3+


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Publication date

3rd December 2007



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