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The Night Shimmy

Anthony Browne


PUBLISHED: 7th August 2003
ISBN: 9780552549363
ANNOTATION:
Eric doesn't like to talk. His secret friend, the Night Shimmy, says everything for him. Then Eric meets Marcia, who doesn't mind that Eric is quiet. And Eric discovers he doesn't need his imaginary friend after all.
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PUBLISHED: 7th August 2003
ISBN: 9780552549363
ANNOTATION:
Eric doesn't like to talk. His secret friend, the Night Shimmy, says everything for him. Then Eric meets Marcia, who doesn't mind that Eric is quiet. And Eric discovers he doesn't need his imaginary friend after all.

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Eric doesn't like to talk. His secret friend, the Night Shimmy, says everything for him. Then Eric meets Marcia, who doesn't mind that Eric is quiet. And Eric discovers he doesn't need his imaginary friend after all.

Publisher Description

Eric doesn't like to talk. His secret friend, the Night Shimmy, says everything for him. Then Eric meets Marcia and before long Eric discovers that he doesn't need his imaginary friend after all....

Author Biography

ANTHONY BROWNE is the acclaimed author and illustrator of such prize-winning bestsellers as GORILLA (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Kurt Maschler Award), WILLY THE WIMP and ZOO (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal). VOICES IN THE PARK won the 1998 Kurt Maschler Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Anthony was also the winner of the 2000 Hans Christan Andersen Award for Illustration, and was the Children's Laureate from 2009 to 2011.

Review

"Anthony Browne ... Sublime master of the visual pun" Independent on Sunday "For sheer illustrative wit, Anthony Browne is unsurpassed" The Times "There is someone in every class who will identify with Eric" Child Education

Promotional

Anthony Browne is the author of "Willy the Wizard", "The Shape Game", "Gorilla" (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Kurt Maschler Award), "Zoo" (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal), "Voices in the Park" (winner of the 1998 Kurt Maschler Award and shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal). Anthony was also the winner of the 2000 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration.

Product Details

Author
Anthony Browne
Pages
32
Year
2003
ISBN-10
0552549363
ISBN-13
9780552549363
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2003-08-07
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
32 colour illustrations
Media
Book
Publisher
Random House Children's Publishers UK
Audience Age
5