The Tale of Georgie Grub by Jeanne Willis
  

The Tale of Georgie Grub

Written by Jeanne Willis
Illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain

Synopsis

The Tale of Georgie Grub by Jeanne Willis

This is the tale of Georgie Grub Who would not give himself a scrub. No matter how his mother tried. When she said 'soap', he'd run and hide. But Georgie meets a gruesome end in this hilariously anarchic tale.

Reviews

Ideal if you're looking for something a bit cheeky, a bit naughty, and lots of fun. Recommended. -- Keith Dudhnath * TheBookbag.co.uk * Vibrant illustrations full of colour, energy and life couple the text in an equally humorous way. * Early Years Educator * A very enjoyable cautionary tale with flowing text and really funny illustrations. Children will love this one. * Parents In Touch * A book which is likely to bring smiles to many children's faces. * The School Librarian * Funny cautionary tale with wonderful rhyming text. * EYE *

About the Author

Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis was born in St Albans, Herts, in 1959. As a young girl she sought adventures though writing comic strips and books. After completing a copywriting course at Watford Art College she went on to work in advertising. Today, Jeanne is an internationally renowned, full-time writer and has published over a hundred books - ranging from picture books including The Bog Baby and Who's in the Loo?, to YA, poetry and fiction. She has won several awards, including the Children's Book Award, the Silver Smarties Prize and has also been shortlisted for the Whitbread Award.

Photo credit: Justine Stoddart

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Jeanne Willis
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Author's Website

jeannewillis.com/

Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

5th January 2012

ISBN

9781849390651

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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