Wanda and the Alien to the Rescue by Sue Hendra


Wanda and the Alien to the Rescue by Sue Hendra

AS SEEN ON TV! Wanda and the alien are playing together when they hear a funny noise...Is it a spaceship? A robot? An Oober Joober bird? No, it's a scared little creature that needs some care and attention. They take it back to Wanda's and soon realise they have very different ideas about how to look after it. After a chaotic evening they set out the next day to look for its mummy, but the little creature has its own ideas...

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This is such a fun book to read. It's an unusual partnership, a rabbit and an alien, but it really works too. Wanda is obviously the sensible one of the two whilst Alien is a bit out of this world. The book is bright and colourful. www.yummymummyflabbytummy.co.uk

About the Author

Sue Hendra

Sue Hendra says:

"I graduated from the University of Brighton in 1994 and have been working as an illustrator of children's books since then. I've worked on over 70 titles now and I really enjoy it. I used to illustrate completely by hand but now I work on computer as well as painting. In addition to making books I run weekly art clubs for 8- 12 year olds at two of my local museums. I started this a couple of years ago and discovered that I really love working with children. I still live in Brighton and work in a shared studio with seven other artists."

Sue Hendra has made a name for herself creating picture books starring the most endearingly wacky array of characters.

Barry the Fish with Fingers made a big splash when first published in 2009, and has since sold over 100,000 copies. Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell was the bestselling new picture book for the first quarter of 2011, and Keith the Cat with the Magic Hat burst onto the scenes in summer 2012.

Sue Hendra’s Simon & Schuster titles have reached almost 300,000 copies in the UK alone.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

2nd January 2014



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