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The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water

Written by Gemma Merino

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LoveReading View on The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water

Longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014  Could it be that this little crocodile isn't a crocodile at all? He might just be a DRAGON! A funny, unique and uplifting story from a debut author-illustrator and perfect for giving a toddler confidence to get in the water.

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The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water Synopsis

Everybody knows that crocodiles love water, but this little crocodile is different. He doesn't like water at all. In fact, he prefers climbing trees! But it can be lonely when you're the odd one out, so the little crocodile tries his best to change. But being wet isn't for everyone - and a shiver soon becomes a cold and the cold becomes a sneeze, a very hot sneeze...

The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water Press Reviews

A funny and uplifting story....from a great new author and illustrator    Baby and Me

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ISBN: 9781509829279
Publication date: 11/08/2016
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Board book

ISBN: 9781447214717
Publication date: 06/06/2013
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781447214717
Publication date: 6th June 2013
Author: Gemma Merino
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers, 5+ readers
Other Categories: UKLA Book Awards

About Gemma Merino

Gemma Merino won the prestigious Macmillan Prize for Children's Illustration in 2011, whilst studying for her MA in Children's Illustration at Cambridge School of Art. Born in Catalonia, Gemma originally studied architecture in Barcelona and has worked in practices in Spain, Dublin, Tel Aviv and now London, where she lives. This is her debut picture book.

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