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This deliciously imaginative night time adventure is perfectly captured in the soft colours of Judith’s beautiful illustrations. What happens in the zoo after everyone has gone home is unexpected, unpredictable and delightful. And it is a useful introduction to counting, too.
A wonderful counting book from Judith Kerr, the best-selling author of the Mog series and The Tiger Who Came to Tea One moonlit, magical night in the zoo An elephant jumped in the air and flew. But nobody knew. It's only once all the visitors have gone home that the real fun starts in the Zoo! Learn to count in a fun and wonderfully imaginative way as you follow all the animals through the night in this gorgeous picture book, and find out what mischief they get into.
Praise for One Night in the Zoo: Lovely! uses soothing, pastel illustrations and exotic animals to make basic counting seem unintimidating. Daily Telegraph Praise for Twinkles, Arthur and Puss': 'A very engaging take on feline behaviour
The Bookseller Praise for
'The Tiger Who Came To Tea': 'Near perfection of form is embellished by clear, expressive illustrations. The pace is exactly right, the resolution totally satisfying.'
Dorothy Butler, Babies Need Books.
'A modern classic.'
'This book has enduring charm and young children will delight in the preposterous notion of a tiger creating mayhem in the house.'
Junior Magazine Lovely
! uses soothing, pastel illustrations and exotic animals to make basic counting seem unintimidating. Daily Telegraph An inspired counting book
The Times Kerr
's soft illustrations provide plenty of details to spot, while the parade of animals teaches counting skills. Junior magazine Judith Kerr: If Carlsberg made grannies! Headline for feature in The Independent Praise for 'Mog the Forgetful Cat': 'Grandparents are likely to get as much fun out of seeing it again as the new generation of fans just learning to read!'
Choice Magazine Praise for
'Goodbye Mog': 'Kerr's warmth, humour and honesty make this an engaging introduction to a difficult topic.'
'Believable, amusing and moving.'
'A supremely sensitive story.'
|Publication date:||27th May 2010|
|Publisher:||HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Suitable for:||Baby and Toddler, 3+ readers|
July 2016 Judith Kerr wins a Book Trust Lifetime Achievement Award. She received the award at London Zoo, at a ceremony hosted by former Children’s Laureate and BookTrust President, Michael Morpurgo. Judith Kerr said: "I am honoured and delighted that I have been chosen to receive the BookTrust’s Lifetime Achievement Award. I thank them very much, and as the presentation is to be at London Zoo, I’ll also be able to thank the tigers in the tiger enclosure who started it all." Judith Kerr was born in Berlin in 1923 but escaped from Hitler’...More About Judith Kerr
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