Bubble and Squeak by James Mayhew


Bubble and Squeak by James Mayhew

People travel from far and wide to watch Bubble, the amazingly graceful elephant, perform her daredevil act, The Pyramid of Peril. But Bubble, although surrounded by friends, is desperately lonely - until an equally lonely little mouse appears. This funny and compassionate story of two unlikely companions is filled with drama, suspense and a touch of tenderness, depicted with stylish illustrations. Respected children's book creators, James Mayhew and Clara Vulliamy, have produced this stylish story about the true spirit of friendship.


A heart-warming story set in a circus showing that friendship counts for everything. Full of drama and suspense and wonderful illustrations Angels & Urchins A lovely, tender tale of unlikely friendships Birmingham Mail Illustrated in a charming, retro style which makes the book stand out Parents In Touch A simple story essentially about friendship. It is set against a colourful, lively and exciting circus backdrop ... excellent School Librarian Heart-warming Bath Magazine Bold colours, beautiful scenes and a gentle tale of unexpected friendship will make this an instant family favourite Book Trust A touching, thrilling and very exciting story that lets people know that friendships can b found in the most unlikely of places ... Clara Vulliamy and James Mayhew are simply a match made in heaven Little Fiction Fascination With beautifully striking illustrations by Clara Vulliamy, this is a heart-warming tale Ham & High

About the Author

James Mayhew is a popular author/illustrator whose many books include the Katie books, published by Orchard and The Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia. He lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and son.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st May 2014



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