Scritch Scratch, We Have Nits by Miriam Moss, Delphine Durand
  

Scritch Scratch, We Have Nits

Written by Miriam Moss, Delphine Durand
Illustrated by Delphine Durand

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

Scritch Scratch, We Have Nits by Miriam Moss, Delphine Durand

One day a tiny insect, no bigger than a freckle, climbs into Miss Calypso's classroom. Nobody notices until...Polly scritches, Joshua scratches, and soon the whole classroom is scritching and scratching. An irresistibly catchy text and zany artwork - head lice have never been so much fun! 'It won't help you get rid of the little critters, but at least it will make you laugh as you scratch. A really jolly gift for all those children and parents (and grandparents) who get uptight about nits.' The Guardian

Reviews

A delightfully witty and entertaining creation Books For Keeps Anyone who has ever had head lice must read this hilarious book ... the words fit beautifully with the pictures, scampering over the page along with the lice ... alive with expression and humour Eastern Daily Press Another light-hearted story with great artwork Birmingham Post Bright and funny illustrations will have children laughing aloud Parents In Touch Quirky and bold ... the language is lively. Nits or not, get this book for an entertaining and informative read Carousel Sweet and funny... a story for anyone to enjoy. Bookbag Full of fun ... sweet and funny ... a fun story for anyone to enjoy The Bookbag Another light-hearted story with great art-work. Birmingham Post Bright and funny illustrations will have children laughing aloud. parentsintouch.co.uk Quirky and bold... and the language is lively. Nits or not, get this book for an entertaining and informative read. Carousel

About the Author

Miriam Moss was born in England but grew up in Scotland, Africa, China, Yemen and Bahrain. She studied at Oxford University and worked as a teacher in the UK and Kenya before becoming a writer. Miriam has written over 75 books for children, including the award-winning Wibble Wobble, My Loose Tooth for Orchard. Miriam is married with three children and lives in East Sussex. Delphine Durand studied illustration in Strasbourg and has been working as an illustrator ever since, producing artwork for both magazines and children's books. She lives in Marseille and Paris, France.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Miriam Moss, Delphine Durand
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Author's Website

www.miriammoss.com

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

2nd August 2012

ISBN

9781408319581


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