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Picken: Mix and Match the Farm Animals!

Picken: Mix and Match the Farm Animals!
 

Mix and match the split pages of this ingenious board book to make your own amazing farmyard creatures!

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ISBN 9781406371376
Barcode 9781406371376
Published 1 February 2017 by Walker Books
Format Board Book
Alternate Format(s) View All (1 other possible title(s) available)
Author(s) Illustrated by Murphy, Mary
Series Baby Walker
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781406371376
ISBN-10 1406371378
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 February 2017
International Publication Date 5 January 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Board Book
Author(s) Illustrated by Murphy, Mary
Series Baby Walker
Category General Picture Books
Baby Books
Early Learning: Size
Early Learning: Shapes & Patterns
Number of Pages 12
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 220mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 345g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Pre-school & Early Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 428.1
Catalogue Code 714259

Description of this Book

Mary Murphy's brilliant split page board book is perfect for helping little ones learn to mix and match. What do you call a cross between a lamb and a calf? How on earth do you make a googlet ? Children will love to mix up the heads and tails of different farmyard animals to invent hilarious new ones, while developing their matching skills as they work out how the animals should look. Mary Murphy's adorable creatures and colourful art style are sure to delight readers and help develop a lifelong love of books.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Essentially this is a game in a book and with Mary Murphy's bold, bright illustrations, a delightful one at that. In addition, it's a wonderfully playful way to develop some sound/symbol associations. Red Reading Hub Mix and match the split pages of this ingenious board book to make your own amazing farmyard creatures! So whether it's a Picken or a caglet or a chicken or a piglet babies and toddlers will roar with laughter as they test their matching skills and imaginative play to create animals as they really do look and indeed ones they've created themselves! LoveReading January 2017 Book of the Month
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Mary Murphy is the author-illustrator of Baby Walker board books: Crocopotamus, Mouse Is Small and Are You My Mummy? She has also created numerous picture book titles including, A Kiss Like This, How Kind!, Little Owl and the Star, I Kissed the Baby, Good Night Like This and Utterly Lovely One, as well as the Little Penguin series. She lives in Dublin, Ireland.

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