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Silly Billy

Silly Billy (Paperback)

Illustrated by Browne, Anthony

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Billy worries about hats and shoes. He worries about clouds and rain and giant birds. Most of all, he worries about staying at other people's houses. His mum and dad try to help, but still Billy worries... until a visit to his grandma's shows him how to overcome his fears with th... read full description below.

ISBN 9781406305760
Barcode 9781406305760
Published 1 October 2007 by Walker Books
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781406305760
ISBN-10 1406305766
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 October 2007
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Browne, Anthony
Category Award Winning
Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 250mm
Height: 290mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 240g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code NZ505349

Description of this Book

Billy is a bit of a worrier. He worries about hats and shoes. He worries about clouds and rain and giant birds. Most of all, he worries about staying at other people's houses. His mum and dad try to help, but still Billy worries...until a visit to his grandma's shows him how to overcome his fears with the aid of his imagination - and some tiny worry dolls.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for Kate Greenaway Medal 2008
NZ Review * Just right as a soothing companion for any child at bedtime. The Independent * A perfect book for a child who worries. THE Book Magazine
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Anthony Browne is one of the most popular and stylistically distinctive children's book artists, with a number of outstanding titles to his credit, including Gorilla (9780744594393), My Dad and Into the Forest (9781844285594). In 2000, he won the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award (for Illustration) for his services to children's literature. He lives in Kent.

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