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Mango & Bambang: Tapir All at Sea (Book Two)

By Polly Faber
Illustrated by Clara Vulliamy

Book Two in this charming and beautifully illustrated series about the unlikely friendship between Mango, a little girl, and Bambang, a tapir.

Mango and Bambang's adventures continue in the second book of this charming illustrated series about a little girl and a tapir, written by Polly Faber and illustrated by Clara Vulliamy. Mango Allsorts is a girl good at all sorts of things, especially helping a tapir feel at home in a busy city. Bambang is that tapir and he’s getting braver every day. Join then for their daring escapades, involving dogs, dancing, diamond rings and a dangerous old enemy. Tapir All at Sea is Book Two in this brilliant series for younger readers.

  • A beautiful and high-quality hardback gift-book, with coloured page edges and foiled cover.
  • A wonderful collaboration between an incredibly talented illustrator and writer, both from famous literary families. Clara Vulliamy is the daughter of Shirely Hughes and Polly Faber is from the Faber & Faber family
  • The second book in this series of four books. Fiona Noble from The Bookseller described book one, The Not-a-Pig, as "Glorious... the perfect length for bedtime... an irresistible package too, all coloured page edges and foil cover. My six-year-old s book of the month."

About the author

Polly Faber is a children’s book blogger and volunteer reading helper through the charity Beanstalk. With her family, she looks after her very own tiny free library outside their house in North London. Mango & Bambang is her first series of books for children.

About the illustrator

Clara Vulliamy was born in London and studied at Chelsea School of Art and the Royal Academy. She is the daughter of the celebrated author–illustrator Shirley Hughes and began illustrating picture books when she had her own children. She has since written and illustrated many stories, sometimes collaborating with her mother. She lives in Twickenham, with her husband and their daughters, Leah and Martha.

ISBN: 9781406361476
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: March 1, 2016
Dimensions: 135 x 185mm, 144pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $17.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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