A Very Strange Creature by Ronda Armitage
  

A Very Strange Creature

Written by Ronda Armitage
Illustrated by Layn Marlow

Synopsis

A Very Strange Creature by Ronda Armitage

When Monkey finds a strange creature in the jungle he's very puzzled, and he calls the other animals to help. It doesn't have a tail for swinging, a trunk for washing, a long neck for reaching the high trees or even webbed feet for swimming. Whatever could it be?Toddlers and parents alike will love this refreshing take on the classic 'new-baby' theme. With wonderfully warm, humorous text from Ronda Armitage, author of family favourite The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch.'Perfect reading for toddlers with a new baby in the house' - Junior

Reviews

A delight. Heartily recommended. * School Librarian * Will amuse and entertain even the very youngest strange creatures. * Nursery World * 'Perfect reading for toddlers with a new baby in the house.' * Junior * Lovely, feel-good story with clean and simple pictures * Dorset Echo * Lovely illustrations and a light-hearted read to share with the youngest pupils * School LIbrarian *

About the Author

Ronda Armitage was born in New Zealand. She is the author of many books for children, including the well-loved Lighthouse Keeper series of stories, which tell of the adventures of Mr. and Mrs. Grinling and their marmalade cat, Hamish. Most of her books are illustrated by her husband, David, who is an artist. She was a primary school teacher for several years, and is a trained counsellor, specialising in family therapy.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ronda Armitage
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

3rd June 2010

ISBN

9781408301876


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