Walter's Wonderful Web

By Tim Hopgood

Synopsis

Poor Walter's webs always blow away? Can he use some new shapes to build a better one?

Year of Publication

Review

A charming story ... This is fun just to read and enjoy but it also includes an introduction to basic shapes which can be enjoyed later! -- Julia Eccleshare Guardian Tim Hopgood's artwork is stylish and engaging, and the way he uses webs to demonstrate various shapes is original as well as captivating and, as a consequence, memorable. Teach Primary Magazine A charming story ... This is fun just to read and enjoy but it also includes an introduction to basic shapes which can be enjoyed later! -- Julia Eccleshare Guardian Tim Hopgood's artwork is stylish and engaging, and the way he uses webs to demonstrate various shapes is original as well as captivating and, as a consequence, memorable. Teach Primary Magazine

Author Biography

Tim Hopgood worked as a graphic designer and freelance illustrator before turning his hand to children's books. Here Comes Frankie! won him the Best Emerging Illustrator category at the Early Years Awards and received critical acclaim. His first concept board book, WOW! Said the Owl, a first book of colours, was shortlisted for the Booktrust Early Years Award and was followed by TIP TAP Went the Crab, a first book of counting, and Hooray for Hoppy, a first book of senses. Tim is married with two children and lives in the centre of York.