Mick Inkpen - Is It Bedtime Wibbly Pig? Board Book - Hachette Children's Group

Is It Bedtime Wibbly Pig? Board Book

By Mick Inkpen

  • Board book
  • £5.99

A full-length board book of the classic story about Wibbly Pig, who is going to bed, but isn't QUITE ready to go to sleep.

Wibbly Pig isn't tired at all! He wants to splash in the bath, count the stairs to the bedroom and bounce around on his bed. But in the end, he snuggles down to sleep with his cuddly toys.
This board book version of the classic Wibbly story is perfect for the youngest Wibbly fans.

Biographical Notes

Mick Inkpen has been a bestselling children's author for over 25 years. He is one of today's most popular picture book author/illustrators and the famous creator of both Kipper and Wibbly Pig. Mick has won the Children's Book Award for Threadbear and the British Book Award twice, for Penguin Small and Lullabyhullaballoo. Kipper won a BAFTA for Best Animated Film.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781444903959
  • Publication date: 02 Jun 2011
  • Page count: 26
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
Toy Safety Mark

The overwhelmingly cheerful Wibbly Pig has a devoted following among preschoolers — The Guardian
The perfect bedtime story for young children — Family Interest Magazine
This is one of those perfect picture books that are useful, as well as thoroughly entertaining — Mad About Books
The ideal bedtime read — The Glasgow Herald
This is a charmer for the very young — Newbury Weekly News
Who could resist Wibbly Pig? — Independent on Sunday
Will provoke thrilled squeals of recognition — The Observer
Both funny and observant about very young children — The Sunday Times
The perfect bedtime companion for young children. — Primary Times
A charming story, familiar characters and delightful illustrations will make this a favourite. — Prima Baby
... funny and observant ... — The Sunday Times
An irresistible character. Wibbly Pig does things every toddler can relate to.
A repetitive, large text, softly coloured pictures on a crisp white background and a pull-out page at hte end make this the idea bedtime read. — The Glasgow Herald
'A charming story, familiar characters and delightful illustrations will make this a favourite.' — Prima Baby
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