The Great Nursery Rhyme Disaster

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Little Miss Muffet is bored of her own nursery rhyme so goes in search of a new nursery rhyme to be in. But before you can say Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers, the whole book of rhymes is thrown into chaos.

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David Conway has been shortlisted for the Sheffield Children's Book Award. He has also been awarded The Peter Pan Silver Star by the Swedish wing of the IBBY and the Parents' Choice Gold Award in the US. His first picture book The Most Important Gift of All with Karin Littlewood was nominated for The Kate Greenaway Medal in 2006. Melanie Williamson is one of the best newcomers around. She won the Rothertham Children's Book Award and was shortlisted for the Sheffield Award. Wolf's Magnificent Masterplan was selected by Bookaboo.

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'It's an amusingly anarchic take on a familiar format, with matchingly madcap illustrations' * Carousel * 'The colourful vibrant pictures perfectly illustrate this funny tale.' FAMILY INTEREST MAGAZINE * Family Interest Magazine * "Melanie Williamson's illustrations are eye-catchingly quirky and superbly original." * The Observer * ... gorgeous pages filled (by Melanie Williamson) with colour, action, incident and pattern. * THE TIMES * Hilarious and chaotic * Maternity & Infant * Melanie Williamson's vivid, witty illustrations match the story perfectly * The Irish Times * Children will love the joke, and Melanie Williamson's illustrations are superb * The Bookbag * Ends with a surprise which will make the audience laugh out loud * School Librarian * An amusingly anarchic take on a familiar format, with matching madcap illustrations * Carousel * Vivid use of colour and a witty storyline will entertain adults and children alike * The Bookseller * Follows the progress of Little Miss Muffet, with her cute, geometric face, through gorgeous pages filled (by Melanie Williamson) with colour, action, incident and pattern * The Sunday Times *

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