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Cheer Up Your Teddy Emily Brown

By Cressida Cowell
Illustrated by Neal Layton

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

By the bestselling author of the How to Train Your Dragon series comes a reissue of the classic tale of Emily Brown and her old grey rabbit called Stanley.

Emily Brown and her side-kick rabbit, Stanley, are back and this time they're on a mission to cheer up one very unhappy teddy bear. But, no matter what they try, the teddy bear is STILL miserable. Emily Brown has had ENOUGH!

With an important message that children will understand, this is storytelling at its best, from an exciting creative team in children's books.

'Will both delight fans, and give them something to reflect on. Layton's illustrations are a joy, matching the text perfectly.' - Bookseller

Written by Cressida Cowell, the bestselling author of the How to Train Your Dragon series. http://www.cressidacowell.co.uk/

Illustrated by award winning Neal Layton, creator of Stanley's Stick.
http://www.neallayton.co.uk/

Biographical Notes

Cressida Cowell (Author)
Cressida Cowell is the author and the illustrator of the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon book series, and the author of the Emily Brown picture books, illustrated by Neal Layton.

How to Train Your Dragon has sold over 8 million books worldwide in 38 languages. It is also an award-winning DreamWorks film series, and a TV series shown on Netflix and CBBC. The first book in Cressida's new series, The Wizards of Once (also signed by DreamWorks), is a number one bestseller.

Cressida is an ambassador for the National Literacy Trust and the Reading Agency and a founder patron of the Children's Media Foundation. She has won numerous prizes for her books, including the Gold Award in the Nestle Children's Book Prize , the Hay Festival Medal for Fiction, and Philosophy Now'magazine's 2015 Award for Contributions in the Fight Against Stupidity.

She grew up in London and on a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland and she now lives in Hammersmith with her husband, three children and a dog called Pigeon.

Neal Layton (Illustrator)
Many of Neal's ideas come from his childhood, and now he's grown up, from being a parent. He has illustrated more than 60 books to date, working with authors such as Michael Rosen and Cressida Cowell, and won several prizes including a Gold Award for 'That Rabbit belongs to Emily Brown'. He also writes his own books including the pop-up book'The Story of Everything' and the best selling 'Mammoth Academy Series'. His books are currently in print in more that 16 languages worldwide. He now lives in Southsea, Portsmouth with his wife and two daughters. He likes living by the seaside.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781444923421
  • Publication date: 04 Jun 2015
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
A fun story to share — The Bookbag
Will both delight fans and give them something to reflect on — Bookseller
Just the right mix of whimsy and humour and firmly on the right side of cuteness...A delight — Peters Gazette
A great story about cheering someone up from one of our best-loved author/illustrator combinations — Angels & Urchins
Lovely — The School Librarian
Show the joys of children using their imaginations. The illustrations work perfectly with the story...a fun story to share — The Bookbag
The Emliy Brown books are undoubtedly true modern classics. An absolute joy to read — huffingtonpost.co.uk
This reprint from the delightful 'Emily Brown' picture book series is bright and breezy, warming and witty ... This gifted author/illustrator partnership has produced a fantastic picture book for children to enjoy — Carousel
A great story... from one of our best-loved author/illustrator combinations. — Angels & Urchins
Shows the joys of children using their imaginations... the illustrations work perfectly with the story. — Bookbag
A visually sumptuous read, blending illustrations with graphics and photography for a textured feel. — Junior
Lovely. — School Librarian
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