Celebrate the 20th anniversary of much-loved picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance, with this special new edition and a super-shiny cover!
Gerald the giraffe longs to go to the great Jungle Dance, but how can he join in when he doesn't know how to tango or two-step? Everyone knows that giraffes can't dance ... or can they?
A funny, touching and triumphant story about being yourself and finding your own tune, Giraffes Can't Dance has been a family favourite for 20 years.
About the Author
Guy Parker-Rees exuberant and energetic illustrations have made him a household name and one of today's bestselling children's illustrators. Notable successes include Giraffes Can't Dance - written by Giles Andreae, a worldwide besteller, and Richard & Judy children's book choice, Spookyrumpus, winner of the Sheffield, Dundee and Portsmouth book awards, and the highly acclaimed All Afloat on Noah's Boat. Guy lives in Brighton with his wife and three sons.
'A wonderful, light-hearted story.'
Bournemouth Daily Echo
'A hit with young children since it was first published 10 years ago.'
'A can-do story with lively pictures and an immensely pleasing text.'
Times Educational Supplement
'Brilliant use of colour, a continual sense of movement and high good humour all help to make this picture book richly enjoyable.'
'A joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms . . . there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different'
'A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp.'
Series: Giraffes Can't Dance
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 14th May 2019
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.4 x 24.2
Weight (kg): 0.23
Edition Number: 1