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There's No Such Thing as a Snappenpoop

Written by Jeanne Willis

Illustrated by Matt Saunders

There's No Such Thing as a Snappenpoop Synopsis

Little Brother wants to join in the fun with his sibling, but Big Brother won't let him play. Fetch me a Snappenpoop! says Big Brother. Then you can play . . . But everybody knows there's no such thing as a Snappenpoop . . . or IS there? A wonderfully unique picture book from award-winning author Jeanne Willis (The Bog Baby, The First Slodge). Packed with magical creatures and bossy siblings, this delightfully wicked cautionary tale is set to become a children's favourite. With stunning artwork from debut picture book illustrator Matt Saunders.

There's No Such Thing as a Snappenpoop Press Reviews

Original, funny and quirky ... the twist in the Snappenpoop's tail will have all the family laughing. * - Lancashire Evening Post * Magical book ... Jeanne Willis is a storyteller extraordinaire and, debuting as a picture book artist, Matt Saunders' visuals are the ideal complement - wonderfully detailed, full of atmosphere. * - Jill R Bennett * A cautionary tale which is superbly told and which has a lovely ending, all illustrated with super pictures. * - Parents in Touch * A perfect bedtime read for siblings and one which encourages creativity and letting loose with your imagination. * - Picture Books Blogger * This story really is one to get the imagination working. * - Mama Mummy Me * It's funny and perfect for anyone that's got siblings! * - Winged Reviews * Packed full with magical creatures, children will enjoy this story, especially when the bossy big Brother gets his comeuppance! Be warned, older siblings! * - The Bookworm Baby * Look out for a dark twist to this cautionary tale about friendship and sharing, full of magical creatures, bossy siblings and gothic-influenced artwork. * - The Bookseller *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848691872
Publication date: 11th August 2016
Author: Jeanne Willis
Illustrator: Matt Saunders
Publisher: Little Tiger Press an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Jeanne Willis

Jeanne is an internationally acclaimed children's author. Her work has been awarded numerous prizes, including the Red House Children's Book Award and the Nestle Children's Book Prize. She was also shortlisted for the Whitbread Award in 2004. She lives in London with her husband and two children. Matt Saunders is an illustrator, magician and animator based in London. His work is versatile and ever evolving, ranging from children's books to designs for musicians. He enjoys creating unique images and solving visual problems.

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