Will entertain adults and children alike... made me laugh out loud.
If you're not in fits of giggles by the back endpaper, there's something wrong with you!
All children will love the crisp images and extra detail on each page.
(Nursery Education Plus 20110101)
Expertly orchestrated by Alex Smith. (Books For Keeps 20110101)
Not only beatifully illustrated, it is also hugely entertaining.
(School Librarian 20110401)
Subtleties raise this book into a class of its own and I would thoroughly recommend it.
(School Librarian 20110301)
A fantastically entertaining story which will be a hit at storytime.
(Library Mice 20110420)
(The Big Issue Scotland 20110711)
About the Author
Alex won second place in the Macmillan Prize for Children's Illustration whilst studying at Coventry university. He is a newcomer in the world of picture books and works with Hodder and Scholastic on picturebooks and has had four board books published with Macmillan. He fiction series - Claude - is taking the publishing world by storm.Eliot Jones, Midnight Superhero
(Scholastic) was the first book Alex illustrated and it won the Coventry Inspiration Book Award, and was longlisted for the Greenaway Medal in 2009. Alex was also shortlisted for The Best Emerging Illustrator by Book Trust in 2008.