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Pop-up Palace Pets

By Historic Royal Palaces
Illustrated by Rachael Saunders

A fun pop-up celebration of royal animals through the ages, packed full of facts, flaps and surprising stories – the perfect gift for animal lovers and history fans of all ages!

Dogs, cats, monkeys and rats – there's something for everyone in this fascinating pop-up history of royal animals. From the Royal Menagerie of the 1200s to Queen Elizabeth II's corgis, this beautifully illustrated interactive book is packed with fun facts and sensational stories. Did you know that William III died after an unfortunate meeting with a mischievous mole? And that Queen Victoria used to dress her dog, Dash up in a scarlet jacket and blue trousers? Published in conjunction with Historic Royal Palaces, this is a book to treasure for royal enthusiasts, animal fans and history lovers everywhere.

  • Published in association with Historic Royal Palaces, in consultation with their experts.
  • An ideal gift format perfect for displays and windows – a brilliant souvenir.
  • With five fact-packed pop-up spreads, this follows on from previous titles Pop-Up Kings and Queens and Pop-Up Crown Jewels.

About the author

Historic Royal Palaces is an independent charity that manages some of the United Kingdom's unoccupied royal palaces, including the Tower of London and Hampton Court.

About the illustrator

Rachael Saunders is a freelance illustrator currently based in the UK. She graduated from Falmouth University in 2014, with a first class degree in illustration. Her work centres around colour, shape and texture to create images that are vibrant and humorous.

ISBN: 9781406387940
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: June 1, 2019
Dimensions: 150 x 180mm, 18pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

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