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Proverbs From Far and Wide, Paperback / softback Book

Proverbs From Far and Wide Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Axel Scheffler


If the baboon could see his own behind, he would laugh too. From quarrelling hippopotamuses in Buganda to drinking tea with a fork in India, the proverbs in this book span the world.

With striped squirrels, frowning frogs and bewildered baboons, Proverbs From Far and Wide is a wonderful collection of proverbs compiled and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of the prize-winning children's book, The Gruffalo.

These witty sayings will make you stop to think and laugh out loud.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Picture books
  • ISBN: 9780333961285


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