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The Hog, the Shrew and the Hullabaloo

The Hog, the Shrew and the Hullabaloo (Paperback, Main)

By Copus, Julia
Illustrated by Seo, Eunyoung

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It was night in the village - a still, dark night - and Harry the Hog was sleeping tight. In her house at the foot of Piggyback Hill, also asleep, was Candy Stripe Lil.

ISBN 9780571316977
Barcode 9780571316977
Published 21 October 2015 by Faber and Faber
Format Paperback, Main
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Series A Harry & Lil Story
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ISBN-13 9780571316977
ISBN-10 0571316972
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Publication Date 21 October 2015
International Publication Date 14 June 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Copus, Julia
Illustrated by Seo, Eunyoung
Series A Harry & Lil Story
Category Picture Storybooks
Children's and Educational
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 250mm
Height: 250mm
Spine: 4mm
Weight 199g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 549060

Description of this Book

It was night in the village - a still, dark night - and Harry the Hog was sleeping tight. In her house at the foot of Piggyback Hill, also asleep, was Candy Stripe Lil. The second Harry and Lil story from acclaimed Faber poet Julia Copus, who has recently turned her hand to picture books for the first time! The tale of a hog - and his friend Candy Stripe Lil - kept awake by mysterious noises in the night is sure to delight adults and children alike.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A beautifully illustrated, laugh aloud book to share with age three and upwards Irish Examiner
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Julia Copus was born in London, near to the Young Vic theatre, and now lives in Somerset. She has won First Prize in the National Poetry Competition and the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem (2010). She also writes for radio; her first play, Eenie Meenie Macka Racka, was awarded the BBC's Alfred Bradley prize. She is a Lector for the Royal Literary Fund, and in 2008 was made an Honorary Fellow at the University of Exeter. Hullabaloo is her second picture book featuring Harry and Lil.

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