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Giraffes Can't Dance

Giraffes Can't Dance

Dance along with Gerald in this audio edition of the bestselling picture book classic, read by Hugh Laurie.

Gerald the giraffe longs to go to the great Jungle Dance, but how can he join in when he doesn’t know how to tango or two-step? Everyone knows that giraffes can’t dance … or can they?

With lots of music to boogie along too, this fun-filled audio book is guaranteed to get little ones dancing!

(P)2002 The Watts Publishing Group Limited
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Reviews

A hit with young children since it was first published 10 years ago
Daily Express
A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp
The Daily Telegraph
Brilliant use of colour, a continual sense of movement and high good humour all help to make this picture book richly enjoyable.
Carousel
A wonderful, light-hearted story.
Bournemouth Daily Echo
Extraordinary and exuberant...a terrific tale and a positive message about celebrating difference.
Bournemouth Echo
This is a lovely story that incorporates several dance forms including waltz, tango, Scottish reel amd rock n roll. I have also used the story to introduce infant classes to Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and had them playing along with it
SAME Magazine
A lovely rhyming picture book about understanding differences
motherandbaby.co.uk
A can-do story with lively pictures and an immensely pleasing text.
Times Educational Supplement
A gloriously colourful and lively book with a strong message.
Sunderland Echo
Lovely
Lytham St Annes Express
This rhyming story will delight young children and get them popping along with the rhythm
Evening Standard
This rhyming poem is excellent.
The Bookseller
Managed to capture the hearts of countless children. A modern classic.
Baby & Me
Superb...a wonderfully funny book.
The Independent
An inspiration.
Church Times
Giraffes Can't Dance ... has been a bestseller for more than 15 years - and for good reason ... There's a very powerful message in there about daring to be different, and accepting others too
Irish Daily Mail