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Your Hand in My Hand

By Mark Sperring
Illustrated by Britta Teckentrup

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

A beautiful, lyrical picture book about the love between a parent and child. And a celebration of the natural wonders of our world.

A beautiful, lyrical picture book about the love between a parent and child. And a celebration of the natural wonders of our world.

Your hand in my hand is where it belongs, Your hand in my hand as we walk along.
The world's full of wonders, there's so much to see. I'll find them with you if you find them with me.

Follow two little mice as they discover the world together, hand-in-hand, through the seasons. Splashing through puddles, gathering acorns and gazing at rainbows . . . Before finally snuggling up together in their cosy home.

This special story is perfect for sharing together at bedtime, or as a gift for a new baby.

Biographical Notes

Mark Sperring has been hooked on books since he read Gobilino the Witch's Cat as a child. On leaving school he worked as a screen printer and a graphic designer before gravitating to the book trade, where he worked in many and various jobs within bookselling - including a day spent dressed up as Mog the cat. Eventually, Mark wrote a children's book of his own and has since had a number of picture books published with a variety of publishers.
Mark lives in Bristol and likes nothing more than reading a good book whatever its genre.

Britta Teckentrup is an illustrator, fine artist and writer. She was born in Hamburg, Germany, and went on to study at St Martins College and the Royal College of Art in London. Britta has created over 40 books, translated in 20 languages worldwide, and her artwork has been shown at exhibitions all over the world. The Wheels on the Bus was Britta's first title with Orchard, closely followed by The Memory Tree, a touching story that sensitively deals with the loss of a loved one. Britta's titles She lives and works in Berlin with her artist husband and their young son.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781408333174
  • Publication date: 05 Mar 2015
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Orchard Books
Perfect for snuggling up with at bedtime.... a beautiful book to share and cherish. — Teesside Evening Gazette
Beautifully illustrated picture book... reaffirms the love between a parent and child. A lovely book for bedtime. — Newcastle Chronicle
The two little mice are adorable, and the illustrations are really cute... This is such a lovely story! — Once Upon A Bookcase
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