Ginger by Charlotte Voake
  

Synopsis

Ginger by Charlotte Voake

An award-winning picture book classic about Ginger, a contented cat who has to deal with a new arrival. Ginger is a very calm and contented cat. He lives with a little girl who takes perfect care of him. But one day she brings home a naughty little black kitten and Ginger's blissful world is turned upside down!

Reviews

* Stunning... A book to explore again and again. Child Education * This wonderful story is full of big friendly pictures of cats in baskets, cats skulking under bushes, cats clambering in and out of cardboard boxes and the most wonderfully expressive cats

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About the Author

Charlotte Voake

Charlotte Voake is a distinguished and much-loved illustrator of children’s books. She was born in Wales and studied at the University of London. Her first illustrations were published while she was studying there in 1978. She has won the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the Smarties Book Award twice. She has been shortlisted for both the Kurt Maschler Emil Award and her picture book, Ginger, was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and won the Smarties Book Prize Gold Award. Charlotte visited Mount Caburn while preparing the illustrations for this book, and found it "an extraordinary place. I could well imagine Elsie Piddock skipping there with Andy-Spandy, Flea-Foot and Heels-o'-Lead. The atmosphere is magical." Read more about the author here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
40 pages
Interest Age: 2+

Author

Charlotte Voake
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

7th April 2008

ISBN

9781406312690


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