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Charlie Cook's Favourite Book : By the Creators of The Gruffalo - Julia Donaldson

Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

By the Creators of The Gruffalo

By: Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illustrator)


Published: 1st September 2006
For Ages: 3 - 8 years old
In Stock. Ships in 1-2 business days from Australia
RRP $14.95
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Booktopia Comments

This book is perfect as a picture storybook for 3 years and up or as an early reader for 6 and up. It was written as an early reader but the subject matter and pictures make it suitable in most cases as a picture storybook too.

Product Description

Charlie Cook is reading a book about a pirate captain, who is reading a book about Goldilocks, who is reading about a knight, who is reading about a frog... From kings and queens to aliens and ghosts, there's something for everyone in Charlie's amazing book! Entertaining and original, a new book from this team is always cause for celebration!

About the Author and Illustrator

Julia Donaldson is one of the UK's best-loved and most successful authors of children's books. In addition to the Smarties Gold Award-winning The Gruffalo her most recent collaborations with Axel Scheffler include the Smartest Giant In Town, The Snail and the Whale and The Gruffalo's Child. Julia is also much in demand for her brilliant events for children at schools, libraries and literary festivals.

Axel Scheffler has achieved worldwide acclaim for his humorous illustrations, and his books have been translated into over 29 languages. He has enjoyed particular success in his award-winning picture book collaborations with Julia Donaldson, but is also the best-selling illustrator of novelty books such as The Bedtime Bear.



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One of Julia Donaldon's best


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  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Engaging Characters


    Best Uses

    • Gift
    • Younger Readers

    Comments about Charlie Cook's Favourite Book:

    This is engaging for children and fun to read as an adult too.

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    Julia Donaldson

    Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's best-loved children's books, and was the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate. Her picture books include the modern classic The Gruffalo, which has sold over 5 million copies worldwide. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Miior-Belle series illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs -- and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

    Visit Julia Donaldson's Booktopia Author Page

    ISBN: 9781405034708
    ISBN-10: 140503470X
    Audience: Children
    For Ages: 3 - 8 years old
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 32
    Published: 1st September 2006
    Publisher: Pan Macmillan
    Country of Publication: AU
    Dimensions (cm): 27.0 x 21.7  x 0.4
    Weight (kg): 0.167
    Edition Number: 1
    Edition Type: Illustrated