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Jack and Nancy

Written by Quentin Blake

Jack and Nancy Synopsis

Jack and Nancy love to hear the sailors tell of adventures far away. But one day, they are walking on the cliffs and it starts to rain, so Jack puts up his umbrella. But the wind picks up and WHOOOOSH they are blown away to an exotic island! They explore for a bit, and even meet a parrot, but there are no sign of any ships to get them home. How will they get back?

Jack and Nancy Press Reviews

Excellent, excellent, excellent! ... a truly brilliant book ... This book is beautifully simple, yet exciting -- Family book reviews * Guardian website * This wonderful story set against stunning illustrations is a real treat for fans. * Life at Zoo blog *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781849416894
Publication date: 27th September 2012
Author: Quentin Blake
Publisher: Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Quentin Blake

Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate. In the 2013 New Year's Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.

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