ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: March 5, 2020
The Ugly Five Early Reader
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
From the bestselling author and illustrator duo of TheGruffalo!Who’s that singing on the savannah?It’s the top-five ugly animalsin Africa!The wildebeest, warthog, vulture, hyena and marabou stork swaggerproudly across the savannah, rejoicing in their ugliness – anddelighting their babies, who think they’re perfect just the waytheyare.Inspired by the real-life Ugly Five safari animals, Julia Donaldsonand Axel Scheffler’s gorgeous picture book is a jubilant celebrationof animals who are often rather unloved.The funny, heart-warming rhyme is a joy to read aloud, while bold,comical illustrations bring the savannah spectacularly to life.From the ceators of The Gruffalo, Stick Man and ZOG,which have all been made into animated filmsshown on BBC1This Early Reader edition contains the complete classic storyand pictures, in a pocket-book format, and with an extra-clearfont and layout, to support children who are gaining confidencein reading.