Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus by Tony Mitton
  

Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus

Written by Tony Mitton
Illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees

Synopsis

Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus by Tony Mitton

Dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes gather in the latest edition of a much-loved energetic book. Jurassic-fans everywhere will enjoy this timeless and exciting prehistoric romp. Join in with Triceratops, Stegosaurus and their friends as the dinosaurs stir up a dinosaurumpus! But what's this? Terrifying Tyrannosaurus is about to gatecrash the party. Will he eat them all? With its read-aloud rhyming text and exuberant illustrations, this is a sure-fire winner from the popular duo, Tony Mitton and Guy Parker-Rees, illustrator of the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance - for pure clap-along, dance-along fun. Come and join in the fun of reading with excellent rhyme and rhythm and bright bold illustrations! A book you will keep coming back to.

Reviews

The words process up, down, around and across the pages in perfect harmony with the dinosaurs

* School Librarian * Hard-to-resist rhythm * Childrens Bookseller * A book to brighten the dullest day ... intensely coloured, exuberant illustrations combine with a jazzy rhythmic text to produce a book that demands to be real aloud * The Scotsman * A wonderfully rumbustious noisy poem * Northern Echo * A wonderfully bright and noisy book * Book Trusted News *

About the Author

Tony Mitton

Tony Mitton has been writing since he was 9. He began writing specifically for children while working as a primary school and special needs teacher. He now works full-time as a writer and sometimes performs his poems in schools and libraries and other venues, mainly in the UK. His picture books include Down by the Cool of the Pool (with Guy Parker-Rees) and The Somethingosaur (with Russell Ayto).

He lives in a small house in the middle of Cambridge with his wife and two children, and a cat called Tiggy, who is definitely one of the family. Tony likes Cambridge but he and his wife often wish they'd settled somewhere where there are better places for walking, like cliffs and hills with good views of the landscape.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Tony Mitton
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Author's Website

www.tonymitton.co.uk/

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th August 2003

ISBN

9781841212944


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