Where, Oh Where, is Rosie's Chick? by Pat Hutchins

Where, Oh Where, is Rosie's Chick?

Written by Pat Hutchins
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Where, Oh Where, is Rosie's Chick? by Pat Hutchins

Rosie has lost her baby chick. She looks under the hen house. She looks behind the wheelbarrow. But little baby chick isn't there. But watch out Rosie - there's someone following you, and it's not just your baby chick!The funny sequel to the much-loved and bestselling Rosie's Walk, with the same element of danger and surprise that children so enjoy.


This is a diverting outing, and adults and children who are fond of Rosie will especially enjoy this companion piece. * BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN'S BOOKS * A charming sequel to the classic Rosie's Walk and an appealing read-aloud for all collections * School Library Journal * Hutchins reprises her hand-drawn style and autumnal palette, with the action unspooling across the lower margin of the spreads against a backdrop of orchards and haystacks. This mild continuation stays so true to Rosie's Walk that it could've easily been published a few years after that book, instead of almost 50 * Publishers Weekly * Where have you been all these years, Rosie? Welcome back, and hello to your little chick. * Kirkus * This sequel to the iconic Rosie's Walk is infused with the same gentle, ironic visual humour ... Highly recommended * Carousel * Bravo, Pat Hutchins, you have not lost your exquisite touch! * School Librarian * Pat Hutchins is the Harper Lee of children's books...Hutchins

. * The Times * Young children will love the 'look behind you

* The Daily Mail * Rather funny * Bookwitch * A charming, sweet and funny book about a hen who's lost her chick * huffingtonpost.co.uk * The Sixties palette manages to look bright and appealing and Hutchins's illustrations still look really stylish * Books For Keeps * A fascinating exercise in returning to your past * Tyger Tale * It's a real pleasure to see Pat Hutchins

-up picture book * Reading Zone * Fun for everyone * Primary Times * It's lovely to see Rosie back again * Daily Post *

About the Author

Pat Hutchins
Pat Hutchins has always loved drawing and at the age of 16, won a scholarship to Darlington Art School. She is now one of the most popular picture book creators in the world with over 30 children's books published after the success of her classic Rosie's Walk.

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Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: Up to 5 years


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

Publication date

26th January 2016



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