Nursery Rhymes

A Collection of Four Board Books

Binding: Hardcover

Imprint: Andersen Press

Age 5+

Picture Books

Four Nursery Rhyme board books in one handy package!

Action Rhymes,
Animal Rhymes,
Bedtime Rhymes

Playtime Rhymes

Shrinkwrapped in an attractive card wrapper to make a gorgeous gift for a young baby and an essential addition to every playgroup and nursery school's book shelves.

'Beautiful to look at: big-sized type, art-filled pages, with comedy and class... satisfyingly special.' Independent

'Perfect for sharing.' - Carousel


Tony Ross has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver Medal in the Smarties Prize 2003. He was the British choice for the Andersen Medal 2004. The Nanny Goat's Kid was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2010. He lives on the Welsh borders.


A perfect present for every new born baby

Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading

Wonderful collection… illustrated by Tony Ross in his usual slightly quirky, comic style.


It makes an ideal gift and should be on every child’s bookshelf . . . bold, colourful and delightfully zany


Instantly engaging

Books for Keeps, Best Books for Giving this Christmas

A sumptuous selection . . . with exuberant illustrations on every page.

Sunday Times, Best Books of the Year

My Favourite Nursery Rhymes: Beautiful to look at: big-size type, art-filled (glossy) pages, with comedy and class…satisfyingly special.


My Favourite Nursery Rhymes: ‘Perfect for Sharing’


My First Nursery Stories: Perfect first nursery storybook.

Books for Keeps

My First Nursery Stories: Wonderfully illustrated collection…perfect for reading aloud.


Illustrated with incomparable good humour and charm.

Northern Echo

Makes a fine present.

The Sunday Times (Culture)

This is the perfect Christmas present . . . simply and entertainingly told with cheeky, expressive illustration.

Daily Mail

Ideal for small readers – wicked illustrations give comedy and vigour.


Perfect for sharing with very young children.

Malvern Gazette

The irresistibly cheeky illustrator and author has selected favourite nursery rhymes and stories, ideal for sharing or for private enjoyment as its cheeky creatures caper across the page.

The Times

Gleefully expressive drawings.

The Daily Telegraph

A funny and wild introduction to the classic fairy tales and nursery rhymes.

Irish Post

Two well-produced books . . . with delightful illustrations . . . It is outstandingly good value.


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