Simpkin is a mass of contradictions. He can be naughty and nice; fast and slow; thin and fat and sensible and silly - ALL at the same time! And when you really need him most - he's nowhere to be found. . . .
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Here is Simpkin - fat and thin, sensible and silly, smooth and rough - in this delightful book from award winning author/illustrator, Quentin Blake.
'Very funny, very true. Small children will love Simpkin and so will parents'
'Delightful and witty'
MOTHER AND BABY
'There is something of everybody in Simpkin's extremes of behaviour and something for everybody in the deceptively simple but telling drawings'
CHILDREN'S BOOKS OF THE YEAR
'A genuinely funny artist with humour at the very core of his being'
OXFORD COMPANION TO CHILDREN'S LITRITURE
About the Author:
Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate. In the 2013 New Year's Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.
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Book Description RED FOX BOOKS (RAND), 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99302306