Author(s): Julia Donaldson; Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)
All the animals are busy lending a hand in the garden in this lively numbers bookThe parrots are pulling up carrots, the bears are picking pears and a swarm of bees are pruning the trees with their miniature shears. Julia Donaldson's whimsical rhymes and Nick Sharratt's hilarious illustrations make this early introduction to animals, the outdoors, and gardening a delight to share out loud. With plenty to giggle at on every page, counting--or gardening--has never been so much fun
Julia Donaldson is one of the UK's most successful writers for children, whose many bestselling titles include the modern classic THE GRUFFALO (978-0-3337-1093-7) and THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD (978-1-4050-2046-6), both illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Among her successful collaborations with Nick Sharratt are CHOCOLATE MOUSSE FOR GREEDY GOOSE (978-1 4050-2190-6) and HIPPO HAS A HAT (978-1-4050-2192-0). Nick Sharratt is one of today's best-loved children's illustrators, with over 100 books to his name and winner of the Nestle Gold Award. In addition to his previous work with Julia Donaldson, he has written and illustrated many successful books for Macmillan including the LIFT-THE-FLAP FAIRY TALES series (978-1-4050-5239-9/978-1-4050 5238-2) and a series of BUGGY BUDDIES for Campbell Books.