By Nick Butterworth
Illustrated by Mick Inkpen
From the bestselling creators of Kipper and Percy the Park Keeper.
A much-loved classic from the creators of Kipper and Percy the Park Keeper.
Are you ready for the school trip? There'll be dinosaur bones and giant blue whales, buttons to press, lunches to swap and money to spend. The coach is waiting to go. But where is Matthew Tibbs?
'The charmingly comical Inkpen, as always, hits the spot.' Guardian
'Nick Butterworth is one of the best picture book writers alive.' Independent
Nick Butterworth (Author)
After leaving school Nick Butterworth went to work as a typographic designer and formed a partnership with Mick Inkpen. Nick's books have sold over 12 million copies around the world in more than 25 languages. He has won several prestigious awards including the Nestle Gold Award for The Whisperer. Perhaps his best known character Percy the Park Keeper first appeared in 1989 in One Snowy Night and has been the subject of a series of animated films for television.
Mick Inkpen (Illustrator)
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.
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19 Apr 2007
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Hodder Children's Books
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