Snail Trail by Ruth Brown


Snail Trail by Ruth Brown

Slimy Snail sets out on a trail. But where exactly does he go? Up a hill, over a bridge, down a slope ...Things are not always as they seem in this delightful outdoor adventure by the acclaimed Ruth Brown.


Absolutely delightful! The delicate illustrations perfectly complement the story. Parents in Touch Exquisite Books for Keeps A timely reminder as to why children are never too young for picture books. Financial Times This charming book breathes quality with outstanding artwork. Carousel Utterly charming ... It's the sort of book you'll read again and again. -- Keith Dudhnath

About the Author

Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown is the creator of some of Britain's best loved children's books. She has created a great many picture books for Andersen Press and is highly respected as an author and illustrator. She is married to artist Ken Brown and they have two grown-up sons and one grandchild.

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20 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Publication date

4th November 2010



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.

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