This classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary tea-time guest is now brought to life in an exciting luxury pop-up edition to celebrate Judith Kerr’s 90th birthday.
The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger!
This timeless picture book, beloved of many generations, is now presented as a luxury pop-up edition to celebrate the 90th birthday of its creator, Judith Kerr. All artwork has been re-originated and the picture story has been seamlessly transformed into a delightful 3-D novelty book with flaps, pull tabs and beautiful pop-ups and original text.
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‘Near perfection of form is embellished by clear, expressive illustrations. The pace is exactly right, the resolution totally satisfying.’ Dorothy Butler, Babies Need Books.
‘A modern classic.’ The Independent.
‘This book has enduring charm and young children will delight in the preposterous notion of a tiger creating mayhem in the house.’ Junior Magazine
Praise for ‘Mog the Forgetful Cat’:
‘Grandparents are likely to get as much fun out of seeing it again as the new generation of fans just learning to read!’ Choice Magazine
Praise for Goodbye Mog:
‘Kerr’s warmth, humour and honesty make this an engaging introduction to a difficult topic.’ Financial Times
‘Believable, amusing and moving.’ Nursery World
‘A supremely sensitive story.’ The TimesAbout the Author:
Judith Kerr was born in Berlin, but left Germany with her family in 1933 to escape the Nazis. They arrived in England in 1936, having spent the intervening years in Switzerland and France. There she met her husband Nigel Kneale and they had two children together; Judith wrote ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’ for them, which has gone on to become a much-loved classic, in print for over forty years. She was awarded an OBE in 2012 for services to children’s literature and holocaust education, and celebrates her 90th birthday in 2013.
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Book Description Harpercollins Publishers, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 40 pop anv edition. 14 pages. 11.00x8.75x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0007275447
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110007275447