The House That Zac Built

Author(s): Alison Murray

Picture Books

Zac is so busy playing with his toy building blocks that he doesn't notice a cute little kitten is causing chaos around the farm ...Who would think that such a tiny cat could help to cause such a mess! It's up to Zac to put things right again. This adorable reworking of a much loved traditional rhyme, in a farmyard setting with lambs, chickens, cows and a faithful pet dog, is perfect for preschoolers. The story is made all the more loveable with Alison Murray's warm, witty and stylish illustrations.


Product Information

A traditional rhyme - featuring favourite farmyard animals for little ones! - retold with humour and style.

Retro illustrations... wit and panache... this lovely book is perfect for early years story sessions. Red Reading Hub

Alison Murray grew up in Lanarkshire near Glasgow and studied Textile Design at Glasgow School of Art. After graduating she moved to London and worked in a variety of jobs including bookseller and rug designer before completing a MA in Design for Interactive Media at Middlesex University. She then co-founded, created and built a successful Interactive Media company and then sold it and moved back to Scotland. Alison has now found a new niche, writing and illustrating children's picture books. Her titles for Orchard include Apple Pie ABC, One, Two That's My Shoe, Little Mouse, Hickory Dickory Dog and The House That Zac Built. Alison lives in Glasgow with her husband, her daughter and her dog.

General Fields

  • : 9781408313077
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Orchard Books
  • : April 2015
  • : 276mm X 250mm X 3mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.92
  • : 32
  • : Alison Murray
  • : Paperback