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Bubble Trouble

By Margaret Mahy
Illustrated by Polly Dunbar

Paperback of the international bestseller - over 35,000 HB copies sold

Little Mabel blew a bubble and it caused a lot of trouble Such a lot of bubble trouble in a bibble-bobble way. For it broke away from Mabel as it bobbed across the table, Where it bobbled over Baby, and it wafted him away. Follow the hilarious efforts of the townsfolk as they chase the baby far across the town in an effort to get him down from the bubble safe and sound.

  • Same team as the successful Down the Back of the Chair (ISBN 9781845076023) which has sold over 50,000 copies worldwide
  • "Gracefully illustrated. This kind of nonsense never fails to delight." - Times
  • "The most fun to read aloud to children of any age. The rhyme is ingenious, the intent mischievous and the result a hoot." - Daily Telegraph

About the author

MARGARET MAHY is acknowledged all over the world as one of the outstanding children's writers of today, and has published over 200 titles. Twice winner of the Carnegie Medal, several of her titles have become modern classics. In 2006 she was presented with the Hans Christian Andersen medal, which is the highest international recognition granted to authors and illustrators of children's books. She lives in New Zealand.

About the illustrator

POLLY DUNBAR was born in Stratford upon Avon. Daughter of children's author Joyce Dunbar, Polly first started illustrating when she was 16 and has a degree in Illustration at the University of Brighton. Polly's books for Frances Lincoln are Down the Back of the Chair, Measuring Angels (ISBN 9781847800480), Looking After Louis (ISBN 9781845070830) and Bubble Trouble. She lives in Brighton, Sussex.

ISBN: 9781847801869
Imprint: FRANCES LINCOLN
Distributor: Harper Collins Distribution Services for Australia and New Zealand
Binding: NS-PB
Release Date: July 1, 2011
Dimensions: 242 x 276mm, 40pp
Stock Status: STOCK
Australian RRP: $16.95
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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