The Best, Best Baby! by Anthea Simmons
  

The Best, Best Baby!

Written by Anthea Simmons
Illustrated by Georgie Birkett

Synopsis

The Best, Best Baby! by Anthea Simmons

A big sister learns that although her baby brother can be very annoying and there are lots of things that he can't do yet, he's still the best, best baby that a sister ever had!

Reviews

A very sweet and accessible take on a familiar issue. EDITOR'S CHOICE -- Fiona Noble * The Bookseller * Older siblings everywhere will love this story of the trials, tribulations and absolute joy that a baby brother brings! * Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading * The simple, but eye-catching, illustrations are attractive to children, making them want to turn the pages and read on. * Carousel * A funny and realistic tale of toddler sibling rivalry . . . Gorgeous. * Angels and Urchins * A warm, very human book to read to big sisters and brothers coping with a new arrival in the family * The School Librarian *

About the Author

Anthea Simmons is a vicar’s daughter and the eldest of six children. She grew up in Cornwall where she was pony and book-mad. After a highly-successful City career, she ‘retired’ to the country to bring up her son, ride, garden, write, paint and teach. More recently she has become involved in a social enterprise dedicated to improving diversity and inclusion in the UK’s board rooms through an apprenticeship scheme. This works brings her into contact with people from all backgrounds and has sharpened her awareness of the need for access to opportunity. She lives in East Devon with (in the holidays) her Chemistry undergraduate son Henry, and her polydactyl ginger cat, Caramac.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Anthea Simmons
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Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

5th June 2014

ISBN

9781783440443

Publisher Profile

Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press

logo Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.

Publisher's Website

www.andersenpress.co.uk


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