Humpty Dumpty and Other Rhymes by David Melling


Humpty Dumpty and Other Rhymes by David Melling

Children can perform the actions to a host of nursery favourites in this fun, lively book to share. From 'Three Blind Mice' to 'Five Little Pigs', David Melling has brought much-loved nursery rhymes to life. Little ones will love to see how many times they can spot Mother Goose hiding in the illustrations, too!

About the Author

David Melling

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors David Melling was born in Oxford. His father was a sculptor and David inherited his artistic leanings. David has received much recognition for his artistic talent. His first book 'Brilliant the Dinosaur' (Pavilion) was shortlisted for the 1994 Smarties Book Award and 'What's that Noise?' was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. More recently, The Kiss That Missed was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. His recent picture book, The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day with a voice over by Hugh Laurie. It was shortlisted for the Pulcinella Award 2005 for 'Best TV Movie' category. To date he has illustrated over 60 books, writing and illustrating around 15 of them, including the popular Hugless Douglas

David Melling is married and lives with his wife and two children in Oxfordshire.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st February 2014



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