There's a rumble in the jungleFrom the outset this book is an open invitation for young children to enter the world of the jungle and experience this wonderful collection of animal poems. Written by Giles Andreae, one of Britain's bestselling modern poets and well known to many as Purple Ronnie, Rumble in the Jungle is cleverly illustrated by David Wojtowycz using vividly colourful and appealing sketches, making the whole book an amazing combination of works and colour and fun. (Age 4 and up) --Susan Naylor --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
There's a whisper in the trees
The animals are waking up
And rustling the leaves.
Andreae's jungle jingles cleverly manage to capture the essence of each creature, while Wojtowycz's playful illustrations make the perfect complement (Junior) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
There's a rumble in the jungle, there's a whisper in the trees,
The animals are waking up and rustling the leaves . . .
About the Author
Giles Andreae is the author of many top selling award-winning picture books. For Orchard, these include Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean, and I Love My Mummy. However, it is for the international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance that he is best known. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, and of the artist / philosopher, Edward Monkton. These two ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top selling living poet and an icon of contemporary popular culture.. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire.