A zany, funny and heart-warming read-aloud picture book about a gorilla who comes to stay, from the internationally acclaimed illustrator of Julia Donaldson's What the Ladybird Heard. Hooray! Gorilla has come to stay, and he's so excited! But soon it begins to snow and Gorilla isn't sure he likes it...Can his friend make him feel better?
Find out in this sweet and hilarious tale about finding out what you're good at. The perfect bedtime read for children aged 3 and up. Look out for Lydia's other great books Where's Your Eee-Orrh?
I Wish I Were a Dog, Aaaarrgghh, Spider! and the Mungo Monkey series. Lydia Monks is an award-winning illustrator and author, best known for her quirky and colourful picture books including I Wish I Were a Dog, Aaaarrgghh, Spider! and the Mungo Monkey series. She has successfully collaborated with many authors such as Julia Donaldson (What the Ladybird Heard, Princess and the Wizard) and Karen McCombie (Indie Kidd series), and poets including Carol Ann Duffy (Skipping Rope Snake, Queen Nibble & Queen Munch).
Her awards include the Stockport Children's Book Award, the Nestle Smarties Prize and the Royal Mail Scottish Children's Book Award.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 32 pages
- Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/06/2015
- Category: Picture books
- ISBN: 9781405278157