Go to Sleep, Monty! by Kim Geyer
  

Go to Sleep, Monty!

Written by Kim Geyer
Illustrated by Kim Geyer

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Max is growing up, he’s old enough to swap his toy dog Snuffly Poo for a real dog. Monty is friendly and boisterous, the perfect puppy, but looking after him isn’t easy, and getting him to settle down to sleep is very hard indeed … Children might just recognise some of their behaviour in Monty’s, they’ll certainly enjoy the last spread which shows Monty, Max and Snuffly Poo tucked up in Max’s dog basket. A lovely story about the trials and tribulations of owning a puppy – or of being the parent of a toddler! ~ Andrea Reece

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Synopsis

Go to Sleep, Monty! by Kim Geyer

Every child wants a pet, right? Wouldn't it be great to have someone to play with, someone to share things with, and someone to care for? Max gets the dog of his dreams, but he soon realises that looking after a puppy, isn't as easy as it looks!

Reviews

A lovely story about the trials and tribulations of owning a puppy - or of being the parent of a toddler! -- Andrea Reece * Lovereading * Instantly charming... Geyer's illustrations are colourful, warm and inviting. * The Bookbag * A lovely book that will fast become a bedtime favourite * Blabbering About Books blog * Endearing characters. Will go down well with under fives... particularly those who have a lively pup to look after. * Red Reading Hub blog * Endearing characters. Will go down well with under fives... particularly those who have a lively pup to look after. * Red Reading Hub blog *

About the Author

Kim Geyer

Kim Geyer was born in London and studied at Loughborough College of Art. Her artwork has been exhibited at Bankside and the V&A, as well as The Affordable Art Fair and other small venues. This is her first picure book and is based on the true story of her daughter and their puppy Lolly.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Kim Geyer
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Author's Website

www.kimgeyer.com/

Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9781783442072

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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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