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Dave by Sue Hendra
  

Synopsis

Dave by Sue Hendra

A reissue of this hilarious picture book with a stunning glittery cover. Written by Sue Hendra, the creator of the bestselling Barry the Fish with Fingers (88,000 copies sold in the UK alone) and Norman the Slug with a Silly Shell (83,000 copies sold in the UK alone), and illustrated by Liz Pichon, the creator of The Brilliant World of Tom Gates. Dave is a great big ol' greedy guts. He loves his dinners. One unfortunate day, after eating a bit too much, he gets stuck in his cat flap. How will he escape? The answer will have you rolling around the floor with laughter.'A simple story brilliantly told, with a hilarious conclusion.' The Bookbag'I laughed so much I farted!' Edward, aged 6

Reviews

Bound to be a hit with young children who will the silly humour of this story hilarious. A perfect book for sharing and enjoying together, which will provoke lots of laughter and fun. * Booktrust * An amazing book that will have people of all ages laughing. Definitely one for our favourites shelf. * Fiction Fascination * Very funny. Full of striking, colourful illustrations... purrfect for beginner readers. * Primary Times * Will have youngsters in hysterics. * Birmingham Post * A simple story, brilliantly done. A fine addition to any young book fan's bookshelf. * Bookbag * Very ingenious and very funny. * Junior * A fun book to share at any time of day. * Brighton Argus * Bright and funny story with lots of child-friendly repetition. * Bournemouth Daily Echo * A tale guaranteed to give pre-school children the giggles. * Cork Evening Echo * Very ingenious and very funny * Junior * Dave is a simple story, brilliantly done. * Bookbag * Bright and funny * Daily Echo * Will have youngsters in hysterics * Birmingham Post * Very funny ... Full of striking, colourful illustrations ... purrfect for beginner readers! * Primary Times * Bound to be a hit with young children who will find the silly humour of this story hilarious ... A perfect book for sharing and enjoying together, which will provoke lots of laughter and fun * Book Trust * An amazing book that will have people of all ages laughing ... definitely one for our favourites shelf! * Fiction Fascination * A simple story, brilliantly done ... a fine addition to any young book fan's bookshelf * The Bookbag * A fun book to share to any time * Brighton Argus * Explosively funny ... a tale guaranteed to give pre-school children the giggles * Cork Evening Echo *

About the Author

Sue Hendra

Sue Hendra graduated from the University of Brighton in 1994 and has been an illustrator of children’s books since, and has now worked on over 100 titles. When she met Paul Linnet they fell in love and started writing and illustrating together and came up with bestsellers such as Barry the Fish with Fin- gers, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell, Nobot the Robot with No Bottom, Supertato and most recently Supertato:Veggies Assemble. Sue and Paul live in Brighton with their young daughter, Wanda. Read more about Sue Hendra here.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Sue Hendra
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Author's Website

www.suehendra.com/

Publisher

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

Publication date

1st February 2013

ISBN

9781444912951


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