Super Stan by Matt Robertson
  

Super Stan

Written by Matt Robertson
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Super Stan by Matt Robertson

A warm and funny tale of superhero sibling rivalry that will appeal to children and parents alike.Life can be hard when your little brother is a superhero. The whole world thinks Super Stan is AMAZING . . . but no one notices his big brother, Jack. But sometimes, even a superhero needs a little help. And when a superhero is in trouble, only a SUPER big brother can save the day.Super Stan is the winner of the Dundee Picture Book Award 2017!

Reviews

Fun, distinctly unpreachy, but with a clear message too. Great for the early years library, as I imagine many children will relate! * School Librarian * Many children will identify with this sibling rivalry theme, relayed with wit and warmth, and illustrated with energy and bright, primary colours. * Irish Daily Mail * This wonderfully illustrated picture book by the superbly talented Matt Robertson addresses the issue of sibling rivalry in a really heartwarming and fun way * Title Sussex * In this sweet, funny and above all, reassuring story, Matt Robertson captures the perspective of a crestfallen big brother, struggling to find his place within an altered family dynamic, with a marvellously astute and empathetic touch * Teach Early Years * Many children will identify with this sibling rivalry theme, relayed with wit and warmth and illustrated with energy and bright, primary colours. * Daily Mail * This is a fun story, with a lovely, warm ending. Great for smoothing a rough ride amongst siblings, or just for a great bedtime story. * The Bookbag * [A] super debut picture book * Red Reading Hub * A delightful story about sibling rivalry and sibling love. * Parents In Touch *

About the Author

Matt Robertson grew up in Suffolk, and spent most of his childhood drawing and creating characters. He completed his MA in Children's Book Illustration at Cambridge School of Art in 2014, receiving a Distinction for his work. Matt is the winner of a Lara Jones Award and a Macmillan Children's Book Prize, and he was a finalist in the Waterstone's 'Picture This' competition. His first book, Super Stan, has been shortlisted for the Waterstones Picture Book Prize and is the winner of the 2017 Dundee Picture Book Award. Matt lives with his wife in Norwich.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Matt Robertson
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

8th September 2016

ISBN

9781408337295


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