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Angry Cookie

By Laura Dockrill
Illustrated by Maria Karipidou

What happens when a little cookie gets up on the wrong side of bed?

Prepare to fall absolutely in love with this irresistible cookie, crumbly chocolate chips and all. OH NO! Barbra the cactus won’t stop playing her recorder, the yummy strawberry toothpaste has run out, and now – to top it all off – Cookie has to have his hair cut! Which all makes for one VERY ANGRY little cookie... But perhaps you, the reader, can find a way to turn his grumpy frown upside down? This is a wildly inventive, interactive, laugh-out-loud tale brings Laura Dockrill's one-of-a-kind voice and Maria Karipidou's hilarious illustrations to the Walker list.

  • Laura Dockrill (poet, author, illustrator) is a graduate of the Brit School of Performing Arts. At the age of 22, she was named one of The Times’ "Top Ten Literary Stars"
  • A picture book comedy with a big heart. Angry Cookie shows us that if you share your frustrations with a friend, you'll feel better. A problem shared is a problem halved…
  • One for fans of Mo Willems’ wild and wonderful humour, and of Jory John and Lane Smith’s Penguin Problems

About the author

Laura Dockrill, a graduate of the Brit School of Performing Arts, is a performance poet, an author and an illustrator. At the age of twenty-two, she was named one of The Times’ "Top Ten Literary Stars". She is the author of the bestselling Darcy Burdock series and Lorali. Angry Cookie is her debut picture book. Find her online at lauradockrill.co.uk and on Twitter and Instagram as @LauraDockrill. Maria Karipidou studied Communication Design, and has since illustrated a number of children's books, working mostly with French and German publishing houses. In 2015, she received the Leipziger Lesekompass Award at the Leipzig Book Fair. Angry Cookie is her first book with Walker. She currently lives and works in Karlsruhe, Germany. Find her online at mariakaripidou.blogspot.co.uk.

ISBN: 9781406369106
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: September 1, 2018
Dimensions: 230 x 270mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 04/09/18 at 01:54:12
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