Not Now, Bernard (A Sparrow Book)

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9780099240501: Not Now, Bernard (A Sparrow Book)

Limited edition of only 300 to celebrate the 35th anniversary, each signed and numbered by David McKee and accompanied by a portfolio containing a print from the book. Loved by children, monsters and adults for thirty five years, this beautiful limited edition slipcase is a must-own classic, with an introduction by former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen. Bernard has a problem. There's a monster in the back garden but his mum and dad are too busy to notice. So Bernard tries to befriend the monster...and that doesn't go quite to plan.

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David McKee's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in many languages throughout the world, and many of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators. Born and brought up in South Devon, whilst still at art college he started selling one-off cartoons to newspapers and on graduation, he began to contribute to such publications as Punch, Times Education Supplement and the Reader's Digest. His first book, Two Can Toucan was published in 1964 and since then David has written and illustrated numerous children's books. As well as his own books, which include the popular best-selling Elmer series, David illustrates for a number of other writers including Michael Bond's Paddington Bear and Forrest Wilson's SuperGran books.

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"My favourite books for very young children are Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak and Not Now Bernard by David McKee." -- Michael Rosen "Even very young children see the joke." T.E.S. "This is a true classic!" The Good Book Guide "A brilliant image of parent-child relationships that brings matching ear-to-ear grins." Books for Keeps "I adore this book, it's one of my favourite picture books... I've lost count of the number of times I have read it, but it still makes me laugh out loud." -- Debbie Williams Primary Times

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