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Friends

By Helen Oxenbury

The reissue of a classic baby board book to celebrate Helen Oxenbury's great contribution to children's books.

Babies make all kinds of friends – rabbits, dogs, guinea pigs, birds, cats, hens and ducks. Helen Oxenbury's gorgeous illustrations not only capture the creatures the baby meets, but every bit of the baby's delight in them. No one draws babies like Helen Oxenbury. Her warm, affectionate depictions have been loved and cherished by children and adults around the world for over 30 years. In 1981, this groundbreaking little book was one of the most innovative board books ever published and is now considered a classic of the genre.

  • A classic by one of the world's most distinguished and celebrated children's book illustrators.
  • An ideal way to start a lifelong love of books.
  • The perfect baby gift.

About the author

Helen Oxenbury is among the most popular and critically-acclaimed illustrators of all time. Her many award-winning books for children include We’re Going On a Bear Hunt, written by Michael Rosen, and There’s Going to Be a Baby, written by John Burningham; as well as her classic board books for babies. Helen won the 1999 Kate Greenaway Medal for Alice in Wonderland. She lives in London. Find her on Twitter as @HelenOxenbury.

ISBN: 9781406340112
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Board Book
Release Date: February 1, 2013
Dimensions: 150 x 150mm, 14pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $9.99
New Zealand RRP: $11.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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