Percy the Park Keeper - The Rescue Party

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9780001938205: Percy the Park Keeper - The Rescue Party

Following ONE SNOWY NIGHT and AFTER THE STORM, another colour illustrated story featuring Percy the park keeper who finds that he has to rescue a rabbit from a disused well when he and his animal friends go on a picnic.

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The Rescue Party:
‘…it’s good for reading aloud to under-fives, and later the six-pluses will still want to read it themselves.’ The Independent on Sunday

One Snowy Night
‘A heartwarming bedtime tale…’ Susan Hill, The Independent

After the Storm:
‘…look no further for the best present for any child from two to six.’ Susan Hill, The Sunday Times

Percy’s Bumpy Ride:
‘Imaginatively detailed illustrations and just the right amount of suspense.’ Practical Parenting

From the Back Cover:

Percy, the park keeper, is having a day off. It is a perfect day for doing nothing. The sun is shining and Percy and his friends settle down to enjoy a picnic and a bit of a nap. As Percy dozes, three young rabbits play nearby.

But Percy's peaceful picnic is abruptly disturbed when a nasty accident befalls the smallest rabbit. Percy soon devises a plan to rescue her – but somehow his plan doesn't turn out quite as expected.

Nick Butterworth's stories abut Percy, the gentle park keeper, have enchanted numerous children and have already sold over half a million copies. 'The Rescue Party' is a delightful new story about Percy and his friends.


"A lovely book to share at bedtime"

"A heartwarming bedtime tale…"
SUSAN HILL in 'The Independent'


"…look no further for the best present for any child from two to six"
SUSAN HILL in 'The Sunday Times'

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Butterworth, Nick
Published by PICTURE LIONS (1993)
ISBN 10: 0001938207 ISBN 13: 9780001938205
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description PICTURE LIONS, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0001938207

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