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By Helen Oxenbury

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

Babies play with all sorts of things – blocks, boxes, balls and teddy bears. Helen Oxenbury's gorgeous illustrations perfectly capture not only the toys but the baby's delight in every one of 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 her time. Her numerous books for children include Smarties Book Prize-winning Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell; We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen; as well as her classic board books for babies. She won the Kate Greenaway Medal for Alice in Wonderland. She lives in London, NW3.

ISBN: 9781406339888
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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