Oh, What a Tangle!

Written by Anita Pouroulis

Illustrated by Monika Filipina Trzpil

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Kiki is an artistic, little girl who’d prefer to do anything other than brush her hair every day. There are simply so many other better things to do!

So it comes as no surprise when Kiki’s hair develops a tiny, tangled knot. But rather than wish it gone, Kiki nurtures that knot until it becomes something grand, something worthy of an incredible story.

Each of the author's launch titles - Pancake Pandemonium, My Monster Mayhem, Mum's Cronky Car and Oh, What A Tangle - have been brilliantly illustrated by a different artist and the result in each one is a riot of colour and comic flair as the kids take on Mums, Dads, and a few messy monsters, and pancakes, clothes and even cars come flying off the page.  There's even some scary stuff in My Monster Mayhem.

Oh, What a Tangle! Synopsis

A young girl can’t be bothered to brush her hair. Unbrushed and unloved it soon becomes one big barnet that is full of surprises, and that’s not all!

Oh, What a Tangle! Press Reviews

'All four books [Pancake Pandemonium, My Monster Mayhem, Mum's Cronky Car and Oh, What A Tangle] are all written by Anita Pouroulis] are a visual and storytime treat... they are absolutely wonderful and in parts I laughed out loud.' Sunday Times

‘Wonderful, bright and very funny… a treat for the eye and the ear’. David Harmer, poet and performer

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ISBN: 9780957308749
Publication date: 31/10/2012
Publisher: Digital Leaf
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780957308749
Publication date: 31st October 2012
Author: Anita Pouroulis
Illustrator: Monika Filipina Trzpil
Publisher: Digital Leaf
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers, 5+ readers

About Anita Pouroulis

Anita Pouroulis was born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1969.  She grew up there, the eldest of three siblings.  After finishing school she couldn’t decide whether to study art or education… and chose the education route!  She completed a Bachelor Degree in Primary Education at the University of the Witwatersrand, continuing to draw and paint in her spare time.  Anita worked as a primary school teacher for many years, both in South Africa and in the U.K. While teaching, she developed a passion for children’s books and read every single book ...

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