Chesney Runs into Trouble by Kes Gray
  

Chesney Runs into Trouble

Written by Kes Gray
Illustrated by Mary McQuillan
Part of the Get Well Friends Series

RRP £5.99

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Synopsis

Chesney Runs into Trouble by Kes Gray

Chesney the Cheetah has entered the Champion of Champions Cheetah Chase Race. But he trains so super duper hard and runs so super duper fast that his spots can't keep up and all fall off! Don't worry, with a little help from Nurse Nibbles and his Get Well Friends, he'll soon be feeling better.Get Well Friends' toys and books have real play and care values. Each loveable character comes not only with a name, but an instant personality and a humorous story to tell. Each book contains over 50 stickers.'A vibrant new set of animal characters. These are stories told with humour, but with a real sense of empathy and understanding.' - The Guardian BookshopTo find out more about children's author Kes Gray, visit www.kesgray.comFor games to play, books to read, and toys to nurse, visit www.getwellfriends.com

Reviews

The boys are obsessed with this - they want to read it every night. Danielle O'Hara * Mother & Baby * A super read-aloud book which will have children in fits of giggles. And the illustrations are just as funny. * parentsintouch.co.uk * A sweet book. * Junior * The illustrations are what really bring the book alive... a lovely book. * TheBookbag.co.uk * The boys are obsessed with this - they want to read it every night. Danielle O'Hara * Mother & Baby * A super read-aloud book which will have children in fits of giggles. And the illustrations are just as funny. * parentsintouch.co.uk * A sweet book. * Junior * The illustrations are what really bring the book alive... a lovely book. * TheBookbag.co.uk *

About the Author

Kes Gray

In a career spanning twenty years Kes Gray has written many television advertising campaigns, most notably for Carling Black Label, Prudential and NSPCC.

Kes loves to write and in 1997 a one month sabbatical produced his first and most acclaimed picture book to date, Eat Your Peas. Published in 2000 it became the first picture book in ten years to win the coveted overall prize at the 2001 Federation of Childrens Book Awards. The same year it won the overall prize at Sheffield, was picture book category winner at Stockport and the Experian Big 3 Awards. In 2002 Eat Your Peas was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. He is also the author for Oi Frog! and titles in the acclaimed Daisy young fiction series - all illustrated by Nick Sharratt. Kes Gray was noted by the Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003. Billy Bucket was winner of the Red House C hildren's Book Award for Younger Readers. Kes lives in Essex with his wife and children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Kes Gray
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Author's Website

www.kesgray.com/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

26th May 2015

ISBN

9781444900699


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