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Our Kid
 

Our Kid (Hardback)

By Ross, Tony

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Go straightly to school, Our Kid, said Dad. But unless a fish-driven submarine, dinopirates and an elephant ride are the fastest way to school, Our Kid is not doing too well. This tour-de-force takes you on a journey to school like no other, and shows that sometimes the oddballs ... read full description below.

ISBN 9781783444939
Barcode 9781783444939
Published 17 July 2017 by Andersen Press Ltd
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781783444939
ISBN-10 1783444932
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
Imprint Andersen Press Ltd
Publication Date 17 July 2017
International Publication Date 5 May 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Ross, Tony
Category General Picture Books
School Stories
Personal Awareness: Safety Matters
Picture Storybooks
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 257mm
Height: 267mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 412g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 742361

Description of this Book

Go straightly to school, Our Kid, said Dad. But unless a fish-driven submarine, dinopirates and an elephant ride are the fastest way to school, Our Kid is not doing too well. This tour-de-force from the legendary Tony Ross takes you on a journey to school like no other, and shows that sometimes the oddballs (especially of the goat variety) win the day!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Fantastic story... Ross's off-beat use of language is both inspired and playful Red Reading Hub
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Tony Ross has been illustrating books for over 40 years, and has been published all over the world. He is perhaps best known for his much-loved Little Princess series, which has been adapted for TV and is currently showing on Channel 5s Milkshake, and for his collaboration on David Walliams' best-selling children's books. Tony's books have been shortlisted for the The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Slug Needs a Hug) and the Kate Greenaway (Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers), and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize. He has been named as the best-selling illustrator in the UK for three years in a row, and he is the UK's libraries' most-borrwed illustrator. He lives in Rutland.

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