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Goat's Coat

Written by Tom Percival

Illustrated by Christine Pym

Goat's Coat Synopsis

Alfonzo the goat couldn't be happier. He's just got himself a dashing new coat and he feels like a million dollars. But when he discovers some creatures in need of help, will Alfonzo be able to part with his treasured possession to save the day? Let me tell you the tale of Alfonzo the goat, Who was terribly fond of his lovely new coat ... The perfect picture-book pick-me-up showing that love, kindness and friendship make the best recipe for happiness.

Goat's Coat Press Reviews

A real winner - great to look at and with a feel-good factor to match. * Books My Toddler Loves * A story that leaves the reader feeling warm and happy. * Parents in Touch * The perfect picture book pick-me-up showing that love, kindness and friendship make the best recipe for happiness. * Mummy Pages * Tom Percival's rhyming cuddle of a tale is the perfect antidote to the current political climate demonstrating so beautifully that happiness lies not in possessions or self-interest but in friendship and selflessness. * Red Reading Hub * A lovely rhyming story about friendship, kindness and sharing that leaves you with a smile on your face * The School Librarian *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781408881019
Publication date: 5th April 2018
Author: Tom Percival
Illustrator: Christine Pym
Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens Books an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Tom Percival

Tom Percival is a writer, artist, video producer and musician. Tom writes and illustrates his own picture books, including Herman's Letter, Herman's Holiday, Bubble Trouble, By the Light of the Moon and Perfectly Norman. Goat's Coat is Tom's fifth picture book for Bloomsbury. Tom lives in Stroud with his partner and their two children. @TomPercivalsays Christine Pym studied Illustration for Children's Publishing at the North East Wales School of Art and Design and has been working professionally since she left in 2006. The Tail of the Whale was shortlisted for the BookTrust Early Years Award in 2009. Christine loves books, ...

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