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Mr Benn's Big Game

By David McKee
Illustrated by David McKee

Step into the little fancy dress shop with Mr Benn and celebrate 50 years of this TV and book classic!

When Mr Benn visits the little fancy dress shop, he enters a fantastical world of adventure as if by magic. This time, Mr Benn spots a khaki outfit he'd like to try. As soon as he puts it on, he finds himself transported to a mysterious jungle full of snakes, elephants, and hunters...

  • The classic Mr Benn picture books, reissued in these special flapped paperback editions with a grained finish, to celebrate 50 years of a television and children's literary classic!
  • The cult TV series first shown on the BBC in 1971 has made Mr Benn a true family favourite and household name.

About the author

David McKee is the creator of well-known characters including King Rollo, Mr Benn and Elmer the Patchwork Elephant, which is now published in more than 50 languages and has its own successful global merchandise programme. David McKee was born in Devon and went to Plymouth Art College, where he had a traditional training. On leaving college he drew regularly for Punch, Reader’s Digest, and The Times Educational Supplement. His drawings were influenced especially by Saul Steinberg and Andre Francois. David is the winner of the 2020 British Book Awards Nibbies Illustrator of the Year Award. He lives in Arles, France and in London.

ISBN: 9781839130717
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 3, 2021
Dimensions: 225 x 225mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 07/03/21 at 21:45:46
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