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Clarice Bean, That's Me

Written by Lauren Child

Clarice Bean, That's Me Synopsis

Clarice Bean is a funky character with real girl power. All she wants is a bit of peace and quiet, away from her family whom many of us will recognise only too well. Winner of the Smarties Bronze Award, Norfolk Children's Book Award and Highly Commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

Clarice Bean, That's Me Press Reviews

Full of wonderfully dry one-liners * Times Educational Supplement * A fresh, playful, wonderfully chaotic look at family life that will make you laugh out loud * The Independent * The quirky perspectives show cheerful disregard for convention in this unusual take on family life * The Guardian * A modern classic * Sainsburys Magazine * Represents the arrival of a sparkling and irresistable new talent * Literacy and Learning * Text and illustrations are united in giving this wittily ironic, child's-eye view of familiar characters and their foibles * The Guardian * A real treat. This is only Lauren Child's second book for children and I'm totally hooked * The Independent * Brilliantly written and drawn by Lauren Child, the cringe-worthy details are a joy * The Guardian * For a humorous and refreshingly honest look at family life, you can't get any better than this * The Bookseller * Child's spot-on portrait of family life...has an anthropological quality reminiscent of Posy Simmonds' Weber family...exuberantly inventive * Books for Keeps * Laugh-out-loud funny gloss on family life * The Bookseller * It'll make you roar with laughter * Sunday Times * Wonderful to read aloud. * Sunday Express (Cressida Cowell) *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781841215839
Publication date: 1st March 2000
Author: Lauren Child
Publisher: Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Lauren Child

Lauren Child MBE is a multi award-winning author and current Children's Laureate, whose books are known and loved the world over. She is the creator of many much-loved characters, including Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and Ruby Redfort. Since her first book was published in 1999, Lauren has sold over six million books in 19 languages worldwide. Her many awards include the prestigious Kate Greenaway Prize for I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato, the Nestle Gold Book Award for That Pesky Rat and the Nestle Bronze Book Award for Beware of the Storybook Wolves. Lauren loves designing and making things ...

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