Tales from Acorn Wood
Welcome to Acorn Wood. Come and join Badger and his friends for some musical fun in this preschool lift-the-flap book from the creators of The Gruffalo. Lift the flaps and join in the fun with Badger's Band, a new story in the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood board book series by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Badger wants to start a band and his friends are keen to join in the fun. Tortoise plays the trumpet and Bear can play piano, but who else wants to join the band? Lift the flaps to find out and join Badger and his friends for a special concert. With sturdy flaps on every spread and bouncy, rhyming text, Tales from Acorn Wood: Badger's Band is a joy to read aloud.
About this Author
Julia Donaldson is the author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 27.5 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs - and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children's Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with a CBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh. Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator whose instantly recognizable, warm and witty illustrations have achieved worldwide acclaim and numerous awards. Axel is the illustrator of some of the world's best-loved picture books. In addition to his picture books, Axel illustrates wonderful novelty and gift books for Macmillan, such as the bestselling The Bedtime Bear, The Tickle Book, and Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes. He is also the illustrator of the popular Pip and Posy series. Axel was the winner of the Illustrator of the Year Award in 2018. Born in Hamburg, Germany, Axel now lives with his family in London, England.
If the product is in stock at the store nearest you, we suggest you call ahead to have it set aside for you, or you may place an order online and choose in-store pickup.