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    • ISBN:9781444924206
    • Publication date:07 Apr 2016

Jump In!

By Ian Whybrow
Illustrated by David Melling

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Illustrated by the creator of Hugless Douglas, a wacky adventure in which Miss Lollipop takes her car on a journey from the river to as far as India and Africa where she is joined by many exotic creatures who just 'Jump In' along the way.

Just how many animal can Miss Lollipop squash in her truck? And just how big can the animals get? Find out in this hilarious animal farce in which the witty words are perfectly matched by fantastic, dynamic illustrations, with lots of counting fun too.

'Both children and adults will enjoy the humour in the illustrations as well as the text.' - Early Years Educator

Illustrated by the bestselling creator of Hugless Douglas. Find out more about David Melling here http://www.davidmelling.co.uk/

Written by the author of the popular Harry and the Dinosaurs series. Read more about Ian Whybrow at http://www.ianwhybrow.com/

Biographical Notes

Ian Whybrow is a well-loved writer with a wonderful talent for capturing children's humour and imagination, with
over 100 books to his name. He has written several successful novelty picture books, including the best-selling The
Bedtime Bear, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Ian is also well-known for his Harry and the Dinosaurs series, and he
does superb events at schools and literary festivals.

David Melling is the creator of the bestselling Hugless Douglas series and has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Book Award. Before becoming an internationally-acclaimed author-illustrator, David worked as an animation artist for films including the much-loved Father Christmas by Raymond Briggs. One of his most popular picture books The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day.

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  • ISBN: 9780340981238
  • Publication date: 06 Nov 2008
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
Praise for All Change: A great book to read aloud and the gentle ending where all the friends jump into their bed, after first brushing their teeth of course, makes a great bedtime read. — Families West, July/August 2001
An extremely enjoyable book with many opportunities for audience participation. — Parents' Guide - July

Praise for Jump In!
Miss Lollipop is a great new character who has the potential for lots more adventures . . . Both children and adults will enjoy the humour in the illustrations as well as the text.

— Early Years Educator
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