Share in fifty years of magic... The classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary teatime guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published fifty years ago, and is now available in this spectacular slipcased hardback edition with exclusive anniversary art print, to celebrate this very special anniversary.
The Tiger has been coming to Tea for 50 glorious years! Celebrate this incredible anniversary with this beautiful slipcased hardback edition, featuring an exclusive signed anniversary art print of Sophie and the Tiger.
The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger!
This inimitable picture book is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. First published in 1968 and never out of print, it has become a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children.
The magic begins at teatime!
`It's no surprise Judith's work is still popular. It owes nothing to the vagaries of style or fashion. Her warmth and humanity are timeless.' Michael Foreman
`Near perfection of form is embellished by clear, expressive illustrations. The pace is exactly right, the resolution totally satisfying.' Dorothy Butler, Babies Need Books.
`A modern classic.' The Independent.
`This book has enduring charm and young children will delight in the preposterous notion of a tiger creating mayhem in the house.' Junior Magazine
Praise for Mog the Forgetful Cat:
`Grandparents are likely to get as much fun out of seeing it again as the new generation of fans just learning to read!' Choice Magazine
Praise for Goodbye Mog:
`Kerr's warmth, humour and honesty make this an engaging introduction to a difficult topic.' Financial Times
`Believable, amusing and moving.' Nursery World
`A supremely sensitive story.' The Times
Praise for One Night in the Zoo:
`Lovely... uses soothing, pastel illustrations and exotic animals to make basic counting seem unintimidating.' Daily Telegraph
For Ages: 3+ years old
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 4th October 2018
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.6 x 23.1
Weight (kg): 0.74
Edition Type: Special edition