Shopping with Dad by Matt Harvey


Shopping with Dad by Matt Harvey

It's so exciting! How can she contain herself? She tries - but she can't! An enormous sneeze sets in motion a small calamity, and Dad gets the blame. But when his daughter speaks up and takes responsibility for her actions, the mood changes. Fantastic readaloud: fun, fast-paced and full of witty alliterations. This is first-time picture book for popular performance poet Matt Harvey, who is a regular guest on BBC Radio 4's Saturday Live .


'The children loved this sing-song account of daring Dad and his adventurous daughter - This book is such fun to read' - Child Education Plus

About the Author

Matt Harvey is a performance poet who is a regular guest on BBC Radio and Channel 4's 'Saturday Live'. Matt and his family live in Totnes, Devon. This is his first Barefoot project. Miriam Latimer studied illustration at the University of the West of England, gaining a first class honours degree in 2003. Miriam's other Barefoot Books include The Prince's Bedtime (HB: 9781841485492; PB: 9781846861055; PB w/CD: 9781846860959), Shrinking Sam (HB: 9781846860379) and Emily's Tiger (HB: 9781846861376). Miriam lives with her husband in Barnstaple, Devon.

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32 pages


Matt Harvey
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Publication date

17th May 2010



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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