Scrummy! by Leigh Hodgkinson


Scrummy! by Leigh Hodgkinson

My dad says that every family has its own special magic with lots of yummy stuff inside. I've decided that my family is kind of like a sandwich... In this fabulously funny story from an award-winning animator, Sunny McCloud discovers that families can be made up of many different mixtures, but the only ingredient that matters is love.


Laugh-out-loud funny with very stylish illustrations. Bookseller Vibrant illustrations and different fonts add to the charm of each page. Nursery Education Plus A funny story and quirky illustrations will make this a hit with the under-fives. Sunday Express The illustrations are nicely quirky, combining humour, imagination and orginality, with a mix of different media to add to the fun of this enjoyable read. Carousel

About the Author

Leigh Hodgkinson

Leigh is an award-winning animator and worked as art director on the BAFTA-award winning animated series, Charlie and Lola. She is also an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator, who is absolutely passionate about writing, making things up and daydreaming. Among her many brilliant picture books is Don’t Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate, written by Caryl Hart, which won Highly Commended in the 2010 Sheffield Children’s Book Award, Picture Book Category. Leigh lives and works in Sussex and is married with two children.

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32 pages


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Publication date

7th April 2011



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