We are wearing out the naughty step (Paperback)Mick Inkpen (author)
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The naughty step is being used a lot this week. First, I lost the school hamster, then Josh fed the elephant the wrong way and we then made the dog into a panda... Mummy is not happy. But the day she makes Kevin a chocolate birthday cake is the day that ALL of us, including Mummy, end up on the Naughty Step!
An hilarious story that reflects family life at its most chaotic - and realistic! It will strike a chord with any parent.
Mick Inkpen is the libraries' ninth most borrowed author and is the creator of the much-loved Kipper and Wibbly Pig.
'The charmingly comical Inkpen, as always, hits the spot.' Guardian
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 204 g
Dimensions: 260 x 246 x 3 mm
A real hit ... a resounding 10 out of 10 * Irish Times *
Funny, tender and beautifully illustrated * Bournemouth Daily Echo *
As witty, funny and child-orientated as the title implies, Mick Inkpen relishes taking childhood commonplace matters to lovely extremes * School Librarian *
A funny and true-to-life story * Waterstones Books Quarterly *
Funny, tender and beautifully illustrated story. * Bournemouth Echo *
... harrassed adults and children alike will enjoy sharing this warm family story. * Uknown *
A warmly told story of family like that will strike a chord with many. * Junior *
...delightfully canny and entertaining... * Review (supp to the Observer) *
This book was a real hit in my house and got a resounding 10 out of 10 * Irish Times *
...essential reading for adults who view the naughty step as anything other than a complete waste of time! * Nursery World *
Warm, reassuring family drama from the creator of Kipper. * The Bookseller *
As witty, funny and child orientated as the title implies. * School Librarian *
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