Mad About Minibeasts! by Giles Andreae
  

Mad About Minibeasts!

Written by Giles Andreae
Illustrated by David Wojtowycz

Synopsis

Mad About Minibeasts! by Giles Andreae

A colourful rhyming picture book all about minibeasts.Come into the garden for lots of creepy-crawly fun ... Little ones will love joining in with all the noisy sound words and looking at the colourful pictures, as they discover all sorts of minibeasts - including ladybirds, beetles, wriggly worms, snails and munching caterpillars!'Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes ... great fun to read together, and also makes a good introduction to learning about the world around us' - BooktrustFrom the creators of the bestselling Rumble in the Jungle and Commotion in the Ocean.

Reviews

This is a fabulously fun and wonderfully rhyming book. * * * * * * Little Fiction Fascination * Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes... great fun to read together, and also makes a good introduction to learning about the world around us. * booktrust * Big, bold illustrations and humorous rhymes. * Carousel * This brilliantly bouncy beast-filled romp takes readers on a colourful journey. * Red House Children's Book Award * A brilliantly bouncy rhyme about butterflies, beetles and all the slimiest creatures. * Sunday Express * An explosion of noisy, rhyming creepy-crawly fun. * Bookseller * The facts are basic and simple but accurately presented in a light-hearted way using big, bold illustrations and humorous rhymes. A lovely book. * Carousel * Simple, cheerful and humorous rhymes...great fun to read together and also make a good introduction to learning about the world around us. * Booktrust * This is a fabulously fun and wonderfully rhyming book * Little Fiction Fascination * Noisy, rhyming, creepy-crawly fun * Bookseller * A brilliantly bouncy rhyme * Sunday Express *

About the Author

Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae was born in London in 1966. His books have sold over 3 million copies worldwide, making him one of the most successful children’s authors working today. He began writing when he was at primary school and gets a lot of his ideas from trying to keep his own children entertained.

Giles is the hugely successful and talented author behind numerous award-winning children's books, including the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance. He is also the creator of the well-known Purple Ronnie and Edward Monkton poetry ranges. Giles lives in London with his wife and four children.

His top tips for becoming a writer are: read a lot, write a lot and write from the heart.

Author photo copyright: Martin Salter

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Giles Andreae
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

1st October 2011

ISBN

9781408309476


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