Mrs Goose's Baby by Charlotte Voake
  

Synopsis

Mrs Goose's Baby by Charlotte Voake

The egg that Mrs Goose hatches doesn't turn out quite as she expects. The unusual hatchling won't eat grass and refuses to swim. Mrs Goose seems to be the only one who doesn't realise that her baby is actually a chicken.

Reviews

* An enchanting picture book. The Good Book Guide * Delicious drawings and design. The Times

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
24 pages
Interest Age: 1+

Author

Charlotte Voake
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

7th April 2008

ISBN

9781406312713


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