Big Noisy Book of Busy Places by Britta Teckentrup


Big Noisy Book of Busy Places by Britta Teckentrup

This bright and bold book is bursting with busy places. Each of the 16 colourful spreads explores a different environment where we work and play, from the hospital to the circus and the farm to the funfair. Hundreds of animals sing, dance, repair, build, swim and much, much more. With entertaining, informative text and a large format for sharing, this book is perfect for reading aloud.

About the Author

Britta Teckentrup

Britta Teckentrup is an award winning illustrator, author and fine artist. She was born in Hamburg, growing up in a town called Wuppertal. She moved to London in 1988 to study illustration and fine art at St Martin’s College and the Royal College of Art.

Britta is the author and illustrator of many well-loved books for children, including the bestselling The Memory Tree, The Odd One Out and Grumpy Cat, which was selected by the Booktrust’s Bookstart scheme - 250,000 copies to be distributed to families throughout the UK.

Britta has written and illustrated over 80 children’s picture books which have been published in over
20 different countries. Her fine art work has been frequently exhibited at her London gallery and at
art fairs all over the world. After 17 years in the UK Britta now lives and works in Berlin with her Scottish
husband, son Vincent and their old cat, Oskar.

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Book Info


40 pages
Interest Age: From 2 To 5


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Publication date

5th April 2012



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