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Goldilocks and the Three Bears

By Emma Chichester Clark
Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark

Emma Chichester Clark brings a new humour and warmth to the beloved story of naughty Goldilocks.

When the three bears go for a family stroll while their porridge cools, naughty little Goldilocks sees her chance to sneak into their house and play amongst the bears' things. But what will happen when the bears return? This tale of delightful impudence is sure to charm every young reader. Emma Chichester Clark's trademark charming illustrations make her retelling of the classic folk tale of Goldilocks' misadventures with the three bears a true book to treasure.

  • "A gem of a book, bringing the familiar story bang up to date Great stuff." Angels and Urchins
  • It is Chichester Clark s visual capturing of both Goldilocks and the bears that makes this book such a treat This witty, visually absorbing large-format version of an old story is highly recommended for reading aloud, either to a group or at bedtime and for general enjoyment by child or adult. - Books for Keeps
  • What a superb rendition of an old favourite this is. Old it may be, but Emma Chichester Clark has done something incredibly difficult while making it appear easy present a straightforward telling that has a fresh modern feel both verbal and visual and which stays true to the oral tradition. Into this large format book she has worked a wealth of detail and delicious touches. - The Word Pool

About the author

Emma Chichester Clark studied at the Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art from 1980 to 1983, where she was taught by Quentin Blake. In 1988, she won the Mother Goose Award for the most exciting newcomer to children's book illustration. She lives in London.

ISBN: 9781406330755
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: November 1, 2011
Dimensions: 260 x 300mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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