The King of Quizzical Island by Gordon Snell


The King of Quizzical Island by Gordon Snell

When the King of Quizzical Island decides to visit the edge of the world, nothing and no one will stand in his way. What will he find? What adventures await? And won't he fall off the edge? First published over thirty years ago, the King's comical, quizzical adventures are every bit as fresh and funny today, and this glorious new edition, including colour art for the very first time, will delight readers of every age.


There is only one way to prove the earth is round and the King takes a spade and gets digging ... A rhythmical text gallops along, past elegant, intriguing pictures. Great to read aloud. Carousel

About the Author

Gordon Snell

Gordon Snell is the author of many books for children. He has also written song lyrics and librettos, novels and plays, and has worked in both television and radio as a writer and interviewer. He lives in Dublin with his wife, the writer Maeve Binchy. David McKee published his first picture book, Two Can Toucan, in 1964. He went on to create some of the best-loved children's characters in the world, including Mr Benn, King Rollo and Elmer the Elephant.

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40 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

6th September 2010



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