Nursery Rhymes Split-Page Book by Hilary Robinson


Nursery Rhymes Split-Page Book by Hilary Robinson

First came the phenomenal bestselling Mixed up Fairy Tales with sales over 100,000 copies to date, and now comes Mixed up Nursery Rhymes! This ingenious split-page, spiral bound book lets you create your own hilarious versions of the most-loved rhymes. The total number of mix ups is 1728 combinations! What would happen if Little Miss Muffett went up the hill to fetch an army of ten thousand men? Includes: Jack and Jill, Little Miss Muffett, The Grand Old Duke of York, Little Jack Horner, Polly Put the Kettle On, Old Mother Hubbard, Mary, Mary, Yankee Doodle, The Crooked Man, Wee Willie Winkie, The Queen of Hearts and Doctor Foster. Praise for Mixed Up Fairy Tales: 'Much more than just a fun read Mixed Up Fairy' (Mumsnet)


With very large text and bright colourful illustrations it will remind children of the traditional rhymes, stir imaginations, and spark smiles. Hilarious! Carousel For Email Jesus @ Bethlehem 'Lively without being irreverent.' - The Bookseller 'A thoughtful and heartfelt survey.' - TES 'Just what the modern child should have' - Marianne Adey, Co-Ordinator Children's Book Award Classic fairy tales have been re-told often but none so entertaining and unusual as Mixed Up Fairy Tales...Whilst familiarising young children with classic fairy also introduces the endless imaginative possibilities of writing. Children (and adults) will be enraptured from the first page. Sharratt's bright and bold illustrations bring alive the characters in this book making it accessible and involving. Children will want to revisit this book time and again to discover new stories...the possibilities appear endless. Gayle Morison Ingenious, imaginative fun. Bookseller Our most-loved nursery rhymes can be mixed up with hilarious consequences, thanks to this sequel to the best-selling Mixed Up Fairy Tales. Coventry Telegraph Variations enough for plenty of delightfully silly combinations. The Guardian Endless fun... hilarious. Parents in Touch Another clever delight... a fun book that would make a great present... ample material to stimulate children's imaginations. Mixed Up Nursery Rhymes

About the Author

Hilary Robinson

Hilary Robinson is an award winning radio producer, broadcaster and the author of over 40 picture books including the bestselling Mixed Up Fairy Tales (Hodder). She produced Private Peaceful for BBC Radio 2 narrated by Robson Green. She lives and works in London and York.

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32 pages


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Publication date

4th July 2013



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