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The Big Book of Nonsense: Poems to Make You Laugh Out Loud Hardcover – 4 Oct 2001

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  • Hardcover: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Hutchinson (4 Oct. 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0091768799
  • ISBN-13: 978-0091768799
  • Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 2.6 x 26.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 633,838 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Should be in every teacher's library, on hand should an opportunity for five minutes of off-message, anarchic laughter present itself. -- TES Primary, October 2001

About the Author

Colin West studied at the Royal College of Art where he was taught by Quentin Blake. He has seven books published by Hutchinson and draws his inspiration from early cautionary verses that 'make Hilaire Belloc's later tales read like nursery rhymes!'


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I love poems that ryhme and that are funny and clever. This is full of funny, witty and rhyming poems of all kinds. A great fun book. Very enjoyable for children of all ages. And the illustrations are also great - lively and very colourful.
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Excellent bought for an 8 yr old...gran likes it too
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5.0 out of 5 stars favorite of all the kids who saw it 31 Mar. 2014
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i bought this book for my son when he was six. when he and a cousin began discussing it on facebook, i decided to buy it for their children. a great book to read to children, for children to read to you, (a favorite thing at our house) or for children to read to themselves.
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