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Big Red Bath by Julia Jarman


Big Red Bath by Julia Jarman

Ben and Bella are having such a lovely, splashy time in the big red bath that soon everyone wants to join in the fun! But will there be room for all the animals . . . even Hippopotamus? A riotous story - brought to life by young, bright, friendly illustrations from a bestselling, award-winning artist.


The brightly coloured pictures reflect to potential chaos of bathtime and will delight small children * NLA Guide to Literary Resources 2006 * Ideal for reading aloud * Children's Bookseller * Bath-time has never been so much fun * Book Trust * Full of detail and humour ... Whatever your children's age, the chances are that they will have enjoyed Julia's books * Carousel * The rollicking, rhythmic rhyming text is perfectly matched by the exuberant, detailed illustrations * The Scotsman *

About the Author

The birth of Julia Jarman's first grandchild inspired her to start writing picture book stories and Big Red Bath is her first. She has also written Kangaroo's Cancan Cafe for Orchard and Class Two at the Zoo for Hodder. Julia Jarman has also written various young fiction titles for Collins and Andersen, including The Time Travelling Cat. Julia lives in Bedfordshire. Adrian Reynolds is one of today's most popular children's illustrators. He illustrated the best-selling Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs, which won the Sheffield Children's Book Prize and was shortlisted for the Children's Book Award. Adrian also wrote and illustrated the delightful Pete and Polo series for Orchard. Adrian lives in Cambridge.

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Publication date

1st March 2005


Julia Jarman

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Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group


32 pages


Picture books



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