Peter Bently - A Recipe for Playtime - Hachette Children's Group

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    • ISBN:9781444927252
    • Publication date:08 Feb 2018
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    • ISBN:9781444927269
    • Publication date:02 Nov 2017

A Recipe for Playtime

By Peter Bently
Illustrated by Sarah Massini

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From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, comes a celebration of playtime.

From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, comes a tender, gentle rhyming story celebrating playtime.

Capturing the joy of the simplest games a child plays, including hide-and-seek, chase, and lots of imaginative play. A joyous story with the perfect lullaby ending.

Praise for A Recipe for Bedtime: "I can imagine this becoming a bedtime favourite with many a toddler." - Red Reading Hub

Biographical Notes

Peter Bently (Author)
Peter studied languages at Oxford and has two young children. He is the author of the bestselling Lark in the Ark (shortlisted for Red House Book Award) and the hilarious The Great Bottom Swap (rated 5 stars on Mumsnet). He recently won the American Library Association Notable Book of the year with King Jack and the Dragon and in 2011 he won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize with Cats Ahoy!

Sarah Massini (Illustrator)
Sarah Massini is the creator of Zac and Zeb and Books Always Everywhere. Drawing has been a life-long habit that has seen her through careers in corporate design, children's book design and now as an illustrator.

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  • ISBN: 9781444927245
  • Publication date: 02 Nov 2017
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
With its tender, gently soporific rhyming text and pictures so beautifully in tune, I can imagine this becoming a bedtime favourite with many a toddler. — Red Reading Hub