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Can I Come Too?

By Brian Patten
Illustrated by Nicola Bayley

Follow a small mouse's biggest adventure in this gentle, cumulative tale from a world renowned author and artist team. Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Award.

A very small mouse decided it wanted to have a very big adventure. “I’ll go and find the biggest creature in the world,” it thought. Along the way it meets many different animals and when at last they find the biggest creature, the little mouse feels a great sense of achievement. 'Sheer delight' Amanda Craig, The Times 'A truly lovely book!' The Independent on Sunday

  • Nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and shortlisted for the Bishop's Stortford Award.
  • Sales of Nicola Bayley's picture books now top 3 million copies, including classic such as Mousehole Cat and Tyger Voyage.
  • The Big Snuggle-up was shortlisted for the Sheffield Children's Book Award and nominated for the Kate Greenaway Award 2012.

About the author

Brian Patten is one of the most accessible and popular poets working today. He is the Author Biography of the all-time cult classics Gargling With Jelly and Juggling With Gerbils. He is also the editor of the acclaimed The Puffin Book of Utterly Brilliant Poetry and The Puffin Book of Modern Children's Verse.

About the illustrator

Nicola Bayley has illustrated many acclaimed picture books including The Mousehole Cat (by Antonia Barber), which was chosen as the British Book Awards Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year in 1991. Nicola lives in London.

ISBN: 9781849397599
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: April 3, 2014
Dimensions: 240 x 280mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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