Jack hates tidying up and shoves everything under the bed where, unbeknownest to him, it all fizzles and sizzles and creates a wonderful creature called Horatio. Horatio is a natural leader and gathers all the lost and lonely creatures of the room under the bed - where they create their own world - with rivers, and cities and a place for everyone. But what will happen to Horatio once Jack's mother discovers what is under the bed?
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Short and sweet with lovely illustrations ( Evening Star)
Knockabout fantasy ( Times Educational Supplement)
For the under-fives, a poignant and powerful picture book about homelessness and everyone's need for friendship, with stunning, fantastical illustrations from award-winning cartoonist, Chris Riddell. The same award-winning team created Something Else, winner of the UNESCO award.
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Book Description Hodder & Stoughton, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 340722681