Oi Duck-billed Platypus
By Kes Gray
Illustrated by Jim Field
From the creators of the award-winning and bestselling Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! comes their next funny rhyming picture book, Oi Platypus!
The laughter never ends with Oi Frog and friends...
Don't miss this hilarious follow-up to Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! from the award-winning Kes Gray and Jim Field. A brilliant rhyming read-aloud text, jam-packed with animals and silliness - perfect for children and parents alike.
Where are duck-billed platypuses meant to sit?
And Kookaburras and rhinoceroses and all the other
animals with impossible to rhyme with namess?
Over to you Frog!
Praise for Oi Frog!:
'An absolute treat.' - Daily Mail
'Everyone will love it.' - Guardian
Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! are a top-ten bestselling series. Oi Dog! won the 2017 Laugh Out Loud Picture Book Award, the Teach Primary New Children's Fiction Award, and the MadeForMums Award. Oi Goat! was created especially for World Book Day 2018. Combined series sales currently stand at a phenomenal 900,000 copies.
Kes Gray is a bestselling, multi award-winning author of more than 70 books for children. He eats Ideaflakes for breakfast, spreads silliness on his toast and lives in a place called Different.
Jim Field is a lead-driven, pencil-pushing, 25-frames-per-second Led Zeppelin fan. He is also a hugely talented illustrator and animation director. His first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.
Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! are a top ten bestselling series. Oi Dog! won the 2017 Laugh Out Loud Picture Book Award and was shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Children's Book Award and the British Book Awards in 2016, amongst others. It also won the Teach Primary New Children's Fiction Award, MadeForMums Award, Bishop's Stortford Picture Book Award and Portsmouth Picture Book Award. Oi Cat! was the Independent Booksellers Children's Book of the Season and Oi Goat! is a World Book Day book in 2018.
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- Publication date:
11 Jul 2019
- Page count:
Hodder Children's Books