Goat Goes to Playgroup by Julia Donaldson
  

Goat Goes to Playgroup

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Nick Sharratt

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Playgroup has begun. Time to have some fun. A comforting story for any child starting at, or already attending, a playgroup. Perfect for reading aloud, even the youngest toddler will enjoy Goat's antics.


Synopsis

Goat Goes to Playgroup by Julia Donaldson

There's a commotion in the classroom as Goat and the other animals spend the day at playgroup. The musical instruments and the dressing up box are lots of fun, but oh dear! Goat gets into a muddle or two. Luckily, it's not long before everything is all better.

Reviews

Praise for other books by Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt:

“A perfect marriage of words to pictures” The Independent on Sunday

“It's another winner” Evening Standard

"There are jokes aplenty... Sharratt's uncluttered use of the page gives room for the build up of the numbers to have a clear visual effect." The Guardian

"This book will animate, engage and stimulate babies and have nursery classes jumping about with noisy enthusiasm." The Sunday Times

"the perfect way to tire out lively toddlers… It’s timeless, irresistible and will encourage our youngest readers to be book-lovers for ever." The Bookseller

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffaloand The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs – and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback

Author

Julia Donaldson
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Author's Website

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Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

3rd February 2012

ISBN

9780330512282

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