Five Minutes' Peace

By Jill Murphy
Illustrated by Jill Murphy

Colour in the Large family with this wonderful colouring activity book, based on the classic picture book by Jill Murphy.

For 30 years, readers have loved sharing the chaotic lives of the Large family. Now for the first time, you can join in the fun of Five Minutes' Peace with this jam-packed colouring book featuring all the characters from the much-loved story. Little ones will be absorbed for hours with colouring, drawing, dot-to-dots, colour by numbers – there are even a set of cut-out characters to dress up and keep. Add your own touch of colour to Jill Murphy's warm and witty illustrations of domestic chaos!

  • 24 pages of fabulous fun colouring and drawing activities, perfect for taking away on holiday or to keep your own little ones busy on rainy days!
  • Based on the award-winning picture book Five Minutes' Peace. Other titles in the Large family series include Mr Large in Charge and A Piece of Cake, as well as the Kate Greenaway shortlisted All in One Piece and A Quiet Night In.

About the author

Jill Murphy is one of Britain’s most treasured author–illustrators. She wrote and illustrated her first book, the bestselling The Worst Witch, while still only eighteen, and went on to create the award-winning Large family series, which has sold over five million copies worldwide and been adapted for television. Jill’s other characters include a small monster called Marlon who starred in the acclaimed picture books The Last Noo-noo and All for One. Jill lives in Cornwall.


1987: Parents Magazine Best Book for Babies

Parents Magazine Best Book for Babies - Winner

1986: Children's Book Award

Children's Book Award - Shortlisted

ISBN: 9781406370782
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 1, 2016
Dimensions: 215 x 260mm, 24pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $13.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 24/06/18 at 23:44:58
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