Little Beauty (Prebound)

By Anthony Browne, Anthony Browne (Illustrator)
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“A beautifully told story of a sad, lonely gorilla living in a zoo. Using sign language, he tells his keepers, 'I want a friend,' and the zookeepers give him a little kitten to care for. The illustrations express clear emotion in this perfect read for young children about friendship.”
— Kristi Tiedt, Butterfly Books, De Pere, WI

Description


For use in schools and libraries only. When a gorilla who knows sign language tells his keepers that he is lonely, they bring him a very special friend.

About the Author


Anthony Browne is one of the most distinguished children's book illustrators working today. He has written and/or illustrated many books for children, including changes, willy's pictures, voices in the park, and the best-selling zoo, for which he was awarded England's Kate Greenaway Medal. Most recently, he was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration. He lives in Kent, England, with his wife and two children.

Anthony Browne is one of the most distinguished children's book illustrators working today. He has written and/or illustrated many books for children, including changes, willy's pictures, voices in the park, and the best-selling zoo, for which he was awarded England's Kate Greenaway Medal. Most recently, he was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration. He lives in Kent, England, with his wife and two children.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780606147149
ISBN-10: 0606147144
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication Date: August 24th, 2010
Language: English