The Chicken With a Sore Tooth by Benedicte Guettier

The Chicken With a Sore Tooth

Written by Benedicte Guettier
Illustrated by Benedicte Guettier

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With its vivid, distinctive illustrations and highly entertaining text, The Chicken With a Sore Tooth make a perfect and hilarious addition to any child's storytime. Parents will chuckle too, as they turn the pages to discover how this wacky tale will end!


The Chicken With a Sore Tooth by Benedicte Guettier

In this delightful new picture storybook, a slightly overworked mummy hen is worried about her bad teeth. But how can she get to the dentist with so many chicks hatching? She decides to take her five children with her to the dentist: she has four chicks...and a hatched baby crocodile! To the dentist's surprise, the chickens teeth are fine...because they have no teeth. But baby crocodile has many cavities because he loves eating sweets. Although the dentist advises him to eat meat, such as chicken, baby crocodile loves his mummy and doesn't agree. Instead, he has another, rather shocking, idea in mind!

About the Author

Benedicte Guettier is the celebrated author and illustrator of many acclaimed children's books available throughout Europe. She and her daughter live in Paris.

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42 pages


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Salariya Book Company Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2014




Publisher Profile

Salariya Book Company Ltd is an imprint of Scribbler


The Salariya Book Company publishes books for all ages both internationally and domestically through its imprints Book House, Scribblers and Scribo. Independent Children's Publisher of the Year 2010.

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