A simple first picturebook about the farmyard by successful children’s writer, broadcaster and poet, Michael Rosen. Dog’s snoring keeps the other animals awake all night. But in the morning, he is fresh as a daisy!
Something has to be done. So the animals get together and make every noise they can think of to wake up Dog, but still he just keeps on sleeping – and snoring.
As the sun rises in the morning Dog finally wakes up, ready for another day. The other animals of course, are more than ready for a good day’s sleep.
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Praise for ‘Oww’:
‘Rosen’s use of rhythm and repetition and the cumulative story-style will ensure even the youngest reader can engage with the text. The illustrations are charming and full of fun, each animal expressively drawn.’ Books for Keeps
Praise for ‘Snore!’:
‘Ideal for bedtime entertainment. Langley’s illustrations are delightful and larger than life.’ The Guardian
‘From start to finish this book bristles with energy and humour, while the illustrations are just delightful.’ Our Baby
‘This superb book is packed with sounds and fun.’ Mother and BabyAbout the Author:
Michael Rosen is well-known as a poet and broadcaster and was Children’s Laureate from 2007-2009. He has devoted his life to entertaining children with his writing and performances and to informing teachers, librarians, parents, publishers and government agencies of the importance of supporting children’s books.
Jonathan Langley was born in Lancaster in 1952. He studied graphic design and illustration at Liverpool College of Art and the Central School of Art and Design. He also studied bookbinding at Camberwell School of Art. In 1974 he became a freelance illustrator, working in publishing, editorial, advertising and design. Jonathan has illustrated numerous books for children. He lives in the English Lake District with his wife and three children.
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Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. An EX LIBRARY copy in VERY GOOD overall condition. May have some library stamps, marks etc. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001081785
Book Description Harper UK. Book Condition: Acceptable. Used - Acceptable. Sticker on cover. Ex-library with wear and barcode page may have been removed. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-E-030-01104