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Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Charlie Cook's Favourite Book (New Paperback)

Original price £6.99
Current price £4.49
SKU B002383

A clever and funny ode to reading and books from the creators of The Gruffalo.

Charlie Cook is reading a book about a pirate captain, who is reading a book about Goldilocks, who is reading about a knight, who is reading about a frog . . . this hilarious pattern continues throughout the story, right to the surprising conclusion.

From kings and queens to aliens and ghosts, there's something for everyone in Charlie's amazing book of adventures!

  • Format : Larger, Thinner, New Paperback
  • Condition : New Book
  • Category : Fiction - Children's Fiction
  • Published : 2005 (This Edition 2015 - MacMillan Children's Books)
  • ISBN : 9781509801220
  • SKU : B002383
  • PPC : LL150gm
  • RRP : £6.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.

Full Colour. Fully Illustrated. 32pp.

External Reviews

"Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler are a combination made in heaven." - Independent on Sunday.

"The picture book of the season." - The Bookseller.

"Both the words and the illustrations are full of fun and jokes . . . above all, it proves that reading is irresistible." - The Sunday Times.

"A glorious celebration of books and reading" - The Scotsman.

The Authors

Julia Donaldson CBE is an English writer, playwright and performer, and the 2011–2013 Children's Laureate. She is best known for her popular rhyming stories for children, especially those illustrated by Axel Scheffler, which include The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom and Stick Man.

Featured Author . . . Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler is a German illustrator and animator based in London. He is best known for his cartoon-like pictures for children's books, in particular The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, written by Julia Donaldson. He has also authored/illustrated the Pip and Posy series of books for children.