Wonderful animal tales from around the world are vividly brought to life in these entertaining stories which are gloriously brought to life in Quentin Blake’s illustrations. There are magical monkeys, a daring tortoise, a tricksy locust who outsmarts a coyote and many more besides. The essence of the different animals and the celebration of their different attributes is a delight.
Meet fearsome alligators, clever coyotes, a jittery leopard, a shell-less tortoise and all sorts of amazing animals in these 14 wonderful stories from expert storyteller John Yeoman and one of the greatest children's artists working today, Quentin Blake. Stories that will entertain and get children thinking, perfect for children aged 8-12. Other titles in the series: Quentin Blake's Magical Tales.
|Publication date:||6th October 2011|
|Publisher:||Pavilion Children's Books an imprint of Anova Books|
|Suitable for:||5+ readers, 7+ readers|
|Recommendations:||Books of the Month|
John Yeoman is an English writer. Quentin Blake's friend and colleague, he has written many amusing stories for him to illustrate.More About John Yeoman