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Not Just a Book...

Written by Jeanne Willis

Illustrated by Tony Ross

Early Years

LoveReading View on Not Just a Book...

How many uses can there be for a book? Humour and wit in every page make this a fun read with an important message.

Tricia Adams

Not Just a Book... Synopsis

A book is not just a book. It can be so many things, a hat or as a building block, a flower press or a fly-swatter. But books are so much more than that. They can make you feel, they can take you anywhere, they can make you laugh and can teach you anything you want to know.

Not Just a Book... Press Reviews

Rhyming books don't get better than Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross' Not Just A Book... It's like sending your baby to an art exhibition that's been curated just for them - The i Paper

Celebrates creativity and imagination... Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross are the ideal combination for any picture book - Scotsman

This beautifully illustrated and light-hearted picture book delivers an important message for young children about the value of books. - Inis Reading Guide

[Willis & Ross's] titles have an air of irreverence that captures the childhood sense of humour so perfectly, and this is no different - Early Years Educator

Delightful story... A must for book-lovers - Nursery World

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783446025
Publication date: 8th March 2018
Author: Jeanne Willis
Illustrator: Tony Ross
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 32 pages
Year Groups: Early Years

About Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis is an award-winning children's author and scriptwriter. She had her first picture book published by Andersen Press at the age of 21, and since then she has won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize (Tadpole's Promise), the Nasen Special Needs Award (Susan Laughs), the Sheffield Children's Book Award (Who’s in The Loo) and the Red House Children's Book Award (Bottoms Up). Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, including Polly Pocket and The Slow Norris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle. She lives in North London with her husband. Photo credit: Justine Stoddart

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