Telephone by Mac Barnett
  

Telephone

Written by Mac Barnett
Illustrated by Jen Corace

RRP £10.99

Synopsis

Telephone by Mac Barnett

It's time to fly home for dinner! In this witty picture book from award-winning and bestselling author Mac Barnett, a mother bird gives the bird next to her a message for little Peter. But passing messages on a telephone line isn't as simple as it sounds. Each subsequent bird understands Mama's message according to its own very particular hobbies. Will Peter ever get home for dinner? This uproarious interpretation of a favourite children's game will get everyone giggling and is sure to lead to countless rereads.

Reviews

'The book's simple concept and brilliant execution makes it laugh-outloud funny - sure to get everyone giggling, leading to countless re-reads.'

'The pictures are really cute. I would recommend this book for all ages. I give it a 10 out of 11 because it's really funny!'

About the Author

Mac Barnett

Mac Barnett is the author of several award-winning books for children, including President Taft Is Stuck in the Bath, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen, and Extra Yarn, illustrated by Jon Klassen, which won a Boston Globe–Horn Book Award and a Caldecott Honor. Mac Barnett lives in California, USA.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Mac Barnett
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Author's Website

https://www.macbarnett.com/

Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

1st September 2014

ISBN

9781452110233


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