The Rhyming Rabbit loves to make up entertaining poems, inspired by everything he sees, but the other rabbits don't appreciate his talent for rhyme. Sad and lonely, the Rhyming Rabbit sets off one starry night all on his own - will he ever find someone to share his poems with? The Rhyming Rabbit is a clever rhyming adventure from the stellar picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks, creators of What the Ladybird Heard. With brilliant rhyming verse, bright and distinctive illustrations and glitter on every page, this story is a delight to read aloud. Enjoy all the stories from Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks: Sharing a Shell, The Princess and the Wizard, The Rhyming Rabbit, The Singing Mermaid, Sugarlump and the Unicorn, Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox, What the Ladybird Heard, What the Ladybird Heard Next and What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday.
Audience: Children / Juvenile
Number of Pages: 32
Publication Date: 22 Mar 2018
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Publication City, Country: London, United Kingdom
Dimensions (cm): 25(H) x 25(L) x 0.5(W)
Weight (gm): 249
Glittery and witty * Daily Telegraph *
A delightful dottiness which is just as captivating [as The Gruffalo
]. The addition of glitter-encrusted illustrations by Lydia Monks makes it pretty, too. * Guardian *
Most children love rhyming, and even those who don't will enjoy The Rhyming Rabbit
... a strong narrative with universal themes. * Observer *
Donaldson's unrivaled way with words is showcased to perfection as our lyrical rabbit spurts out poem after poem. Lydia Monks' vibrant artwork supports this beautifully, using bright colours and collage and of course glitter. * Library Mice Blog *
Julia Donaldson is the UK's most successful picture book author, whose titles include the acknowledged modern classic, The Gruffalo, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Julia is also the author of the young fiction series, Princess Mirror-Belle, illustrated by Lydia Monks, and is much in demand for her brilliant events for children at schools, libraries and literary festivals. Lydia Monks is one of the most original picture book artists working today. Her distinctive use of colour and collage has won her awards including the Smarties Prize.