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The Great Big Book of Friends

The Great Big Book of Friends

A wonderfully accessible and inclusive celebration of every kind of friendship from the author and illustrator of The Great Big Book of Families and The Great Big Book of Feelings.

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ISBN 9781786030542
Barcode 9781786030542
Published 27 April 2018 by Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Illustrated by Asquith, Ros
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781786030542
ISBN-10 1786030543
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Imprint Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
Publication Date 27 April 2018
International Publication Date 5 April 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Illustrated by Asquith, Ros
Category First Experiences / Early Learning
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 300mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Friendship - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Pre-school & Early Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 177.62
Catalogue Code 904144

Description of this Book

What is a friend? Can a pet be a friend? Are you friends with your brothers and sisters? What if you don't have any friends? This wonderful addition to Ros Asquith and Mary Hoffman's much-loved Great Big Book series celebrates all kinds of friendship, from best friends to groups of friends to toys that feel like friends! This truly inclusive book is a great way to start a conversation with children about what makes a good friend.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

MARY HOFFMAN is the internationally acclaimed author of over 100 books for children, ranging from picture books to teenage fiction. Her first picture book for Frances Lincoln, Amazing Grace, has become a classic which, with its sequels in the series, has sold 1.5 million copies worldwide. Mary's other picture books for Frances Lincoln include The Colour of Home with Karin Littlewood and An Angel Just Like Me with Cornelius van Wright, as well as the hugely successful The Great Big Book of Families, The Great Big Book of Feelings, and Welcome to the Family, all with Ros Asquith. Their next title together will be The Great Big Body Book. Mary Hoffman lives in Oxfordshire. For more information about her books visit her website: www.maryhoffman.co.uk ROS ASQUITH has been a Guardian cartoonist for 20 years, and has written and illustrated over 70 books for young people, including the bestseller The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, the Teenage Worrier series, Letters from an Alien Schoolboy-which was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize- and her debut picture story book It's Not Fairy. Ros lives in north London with her husband and two sons. For more information about Ros, visit her website: www.rosasquith.co.uk

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