Avocado Baby

Author: John Burningham
Homepage 9780099200611

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General Fields

  • : $20.00(NZD)
  • : 9780099200611
  • : Penguin Random House
  • : Penguin Books Australia
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  • : 0.184
  • : January 1994
  • : 280mm X 216mm X 4mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 19.99
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  • : books

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  • : John Burningham
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  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : John Burningham
  • : en
  • : 823.914
  • : From 3 To 6
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  • : 32
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  • : illustrations, (some colour )
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Barcode 9780099200611
9780099200611

Description

The Hargraves want their new baby to grow up big and strong. But the puny mite will hardly eat a thing. One day Mrs Hargraves finds an avocado in the fruit bowl and the baby gobbles it up. Soon, the strangest things start to happen...

Reviews

Amusing for adults, impressive for toddlers, good for greengrocers. "The Observer""

Author description

John Burningham is one of the most prestigious and well-loved illustrators working in the children's book field today. Trained at the Central School of Art, his first picture book, "Borka "was published in 1963. He has won the Kate Greenaway Award twice for "Borka "and "Mr Gumpy's Outing, " and has enjoyed a distinguished career spanning over 45 years.