There's a House Inside My Mummy by Giles Andreae
  

Synopsis

There's a House Inside My Mummy by Giles Andreae

There's a house inside my Mummy Where my little brother grows, or maybe it's my little sister No-one really knows. A gentle and tender story of a little boy waiting for his little brother or sister to arrive. Told with humour and a simple rhyming text, this is the perfect picture book for all expectant brothers and sisters!

Reviews

The gentle story is told in rhymes from the point of view of a little boy. Bournemouth Daily Echo Beautifully written in simple rhyme, it is a book that can be read over and over again. Carousel Told with humour and a simple rhyming text. A wonderful, uncomplicated way of explaining things for a younger child. Cork News When I asked friends with more than one child which book they'd recommend on this subject, the one that came up time and again was this one. Parentdish This little board book tells it how it is through the eyes of a toddler. Cork Evening Echo It can be really difficult for a child to adapt to a new member of the family and books are a great way to introduce the idea... the one I most frequently recommend is Giles Andreae's 'There's A House Inside My Mummy'. Scottish Book Trust A popular book that captures the wonder and excitement of looking forward to a new member joining the family Families Magazine It can be really difficult for a child to adapt to a new member of the family and books are a great way to introduce the idea. The one I most frequently recommend is Giles Andreae's There's a house inside my mummy Scottish Book Trust This little board book tells it how it is through the eyes of a toddler Evening Echo When I asked friends with more than one child which book they'd recommend on the subject, the one that came up time and again was this one parentdish.co.uk This clever story explores a child's perspective of his mummy being pregnant. Beautifully told in simple rhyme, it is a book that can be read over and over again Carousel An everyday story made special by the gentle humour, simple rhyme and friendly pictures The Independent A great book for sharing with your firstborn while your second is still in the 'tummy house'. The Times Creates a sense of security to encourage a young child to feel involved Junior

About the Author

Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae was born in London in 1966. His books have sold over 3 million copies worldwide, making him one of the most successful children’s authors working today. He began writing when he was at primary school and gets a lot of his ideas from trying to keep his own children entertained.

Giles is the hugely successful and talented author behind numerous award-winning children's books, including the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance. He is also the creator of the well-known Purple Ronnie and Edward Monkton poetry ranges. Giles lives in London with his wife and four children.

His top tips for becoming a writer are: read a lot, write a lot and write from the heart.

Author photo copyright: Martin Salter

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Giles Andreae
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th March 2002

ISBN

9781841210681


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