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Friends

Written by Michael Foreman

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Award-winning Michael Foreman puts an unlikely friendship at the heart of this captivating story of a cat and a fish who become such firm friends that the fish chooses friendship over freedom. Together the friends tour the world – especially the watery world - which is beautifully imagined in Michael Foreman’s vibrant and atmospheric illustrations.

Friends Synopsis

Bubble is a goldfish, who swims round and round unhappily in his tank. Cat is his friend and wishes he could show him the world. One day, Cat has an idea to set Bubble free. But is Bubble ready to swim off into the world and leave behind his friend?

Friends Press Reviews

A tender and surprising tale of friendship and freedom. Great cover, beautiful illustrations. THE BOOKSELLER

The illustrations are beautifully painted, and really bring to life this heartwarming tale of friendship We Love This Book

Wonderful glowing illustrations compliment the text perfectly The Bookseller

Michael Foreman triumphs yet again ... brilliantly illustrated. The School Librarian


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ISBN: 9780723295938
Publication date: 05/03/2015
Publisher: Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780723281504
Publication date: 19/11/2013
Publisher: Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback

ISBN: 9781849394154
Publication date: 07/02/2013
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781849394116
Publication date: 07/06/2012
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781849394154
Publication date: 7th February 2013
Author: Michael Foreman
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers, 5+ readers
Recommendations: eBooks

About Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman was our Guest Editor in March 2010 - click here - to see the books that inspired his writing. Michael Foreman was born in Suffolk in 1938, and studied at Lowestoft School of Art, St Martin’s, London, and the Royal College of Art, where he won a scholarship to the USA in 1963. He has worked as an Art Director at Playboy and King magazines and still works as Art Editor of the literary journal Ambit. He has also made animated films in Scandinavia and for the BBC. His first book, The General, (a picture book published in 1961), dealt ...

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