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Be Brave Little Penguin

Written by Giles Andreae

Illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees

Be Brave Little Penguin Synopsis

A feel-good rhyming story with a positive message about confidence and self-esteem, from the creators of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance. Little Penguin Pip-Pip would love to join in with all his friends swimming in the sea, but there's just one problem . . . he's scared of water. Can Pip-Pip overcome his fears and finally take the plunge? This irresistible story shows that sometimes all it takes is a little bit of encouragement - and a whole lot of heart - to finally make that leap! This touching tale will soon become a new family favourite. Praise for Giraffes Can't Dance: 'All toddlers should grow up reading this or hearing their parents read it aloud to them' - Daily Telegraph 'A rhyming story with superb illustrations' - Independent 'This delightful picture book is written in lively rhyming text with vivacious illustrations' - Junior

Be Brave Little Penguin Press Reviews

A glorious rhyming text is perfectly supported by bright, joyful illustrations that burst off the page and caputre the mood of the text so well. A gentle story, full of love and humour, with a very positive message that someitmes we all need is a little gentlre encouragement and a big heart to help us be brave and overcome our fears. * The School Librarian * A tale of facing those monsters and finding that it's fun to swim free. * The Glasgow Herald * With its catchy rhyming text, an empowering ending and a supersparkly cover, Be Brave Little Penguin is another bedtime hit from the Giraffes Can't Dance dream team... -- Alex Lloyd * Gurgle * Sweet little story, showing young readers that fear is OK, and you will overcome that fear * Bookwitch *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781408338377
Publication date: 10th January 2017
Author: Giles Andreae
Illustrator: Guy Parker-Rees
Publisher: Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae is the author of many top-selling, award-winning picture books. These include Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean and I Love My Mummy. However, it is for the international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance that he is best known. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, and of the artist/philosopher, Edward Monkton. These two ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top-selling living poet. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire. Guy Parker-Rees exuberant and ...

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