The Wolf Who Wouldn't Go to School

By Caryl Hart and Leonie Lord (Illus)
Whiffy Wilson: The Wolf Who Wouldn't Go to School cover

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Synopsis

A perfect picture book to banish the first-day-at-school jitters, starring the most adorable wolf cub character.

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Review

Very funny, and Whiffy is adorable The Bookseller Stole our hearts from the moment we turned the first page. Ham & High Express Fantastically funny. Bookseller Fun to read aloud... the illustrations are all delightful. Bookbag Beautifully illustrated, Whiffy entertains both the reader and the listener while imparting an important message. Northern Echo Wonderful. Lytham St Annes Express Caryl Hart's variations on the wolf theme are charming and Leonie Lord's expressive illustrations work well too. School Librarian The rhyming text and adorable illustrations just make you laugh. Wiltshire Life

Author Biography

Caryl Hart is the author of several books for children, including Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate! winner of the Sheffield Children's Book Award 2010 and the Community Libraries Favourite Book Award 2010. Caryl lives on the top of a windy hill in the Peak District with her guitar-playing husband, two cheeky daughters, one extremely fluffy black cat, a goldfish, four hens and an invisible dog called Paddy.

Leonie Lord studied illustration at Central St Martins College, London. Since graduating, she has produced regular editorial work for newspapers such as The Sunday Telegraph and The Guardian. Leonie has a young family, which has recently renewed her love of children's books. The Dirty Great Dinosaur was her first illustrated book for children, written by Martin Waddell and published by Orchard. Leonie lives in Gloucestershire with her husband and two children.