Author(s): Giles Andreae
One wobbly Gerald, trying to find his feet. Two leaping leopards, skipping to the beat. Little hands will love to turn the sturdy tabs and dance along with all the animals from the best-loved picture book Giraffes Can't Dance.
With rocking rhinos, zippy zebras and high-kick hyenas, counting to ten has never been so much fun!
a joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms... there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different. -- Junior This delightful picture book is written in lively rhyming text with vivacious illustrations. -- Junior A rhyming story with superb illustrations... wonderfully funny. -- Independent Witty match of rollicking rhyme and bold colour. -- Guardian A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp of a picture book. All toddlers should grow up reading this or hearing their parents read it aloud to them. -- Daily Telegraph Has managed to capture the hearts of countless children... a modern classic. -- Baby & Me 20130701
Giles Andreae is the award-winning and bestselling author of Rumble in the Jungle, The Lion Who Wanted to Love and I Love My Mummy, and I Love My Daddy. Giles is also the creator and voice behind Purple Ronnie. He lives in Oxfordshire with his family. Guy Parker-Rees' exuberant and energetic illustrations are instantly recognisable and much-loved. He was described in the Rough Guide to Children's Books as being 'One of the most exciting young artists in the children's book world.' Guy's books include Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus by Tony Mitton, the fabulous Tom and Millie series and Down by the Cool of the Pool. Guy lives in Brighton.