Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Book? by Lauren Child
  

Synopsis

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Book? by Lauren Child

Have you ever fallen into a book? Well, if you do, just make sure it isn't a fairy tale. Because in every one there's always a wicked this, an evil that or a hungry somebody just waiting to gobble you up. Herb, star of Beware of the Storybook Wolves, returns in this thrilling tale from Kate Greenaway Medal winner Lauren Child. What will happen when he falls into his book of fairy tales? Read on to find out! From Lauren Child, the award-winning creator of Charlie and Lola. 'A thrilling story to scare your socks off.' The Bookseller 'Wonderfully imaginative...Absorbing and with fantastical, zany pictures.' The Observer 'Very, very funny and definitely not to be missed!' Books for Keeps

Reviews

Child's comedy romp confounds the expectations of young readers to hilarious effect. Time Out Child's book is so unusual, it's impossible not to get drawn into it ... as with all Child's books, her wonderfully quirky illustrations bring the story to life The List Lauren Child pushes the boundaries of design in a book crammed with a wealth of comic detail Child Education Each page is still a surprise and a delight Books For Keeps A book children will come to again and again School Librarian Lauren Child's individual style is shown to perfection in this funny, subversive story Bookwise Brilliantly observed with heaps of irreverent (but good natured) humour) Junior

About the Author

Lauren Child

Lauren Child burst on to the children’s books scene in 1999 and has since
published many bestselling and awardwinning books, including those featuring
the hugely popular Charlie and Lola, and the Clarice Bean series. She has won
numerous awards including the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal and
the Smarties Gold Award. Her books have been made into an award-winning
TV series and have sold in many languages with runaway success. In December 2008 she was named as a UNESCO Artist for Peace, and was awarded an MBE in 2009.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Lauren Child
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Author's Website

www.milkmonitor.com/

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

4th October 2012

ISBN

9781408307724


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