The Giant Jumperee (Hardcover)

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By Julia Donaldson, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator)
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Who is the GIANT JUMPEREE that Rabbit, Cat, Bear and Elephant are so afraid of? It's hiding in the rabbit's burrow and the animals are scared when they say, "He's scary as can be, he can squash you like a flea, he can sting you like a bee, and he's taller than a tree." But Mama Frog jumped into the burrow saying "Come on out GIANT JUMPEREE, I'm counting up to three!" Who could it be?  Helen Oxenbury's illustrations add to the fun.  Ages 3 to 5

— Alli

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Two of the world's most celebrated picture book creators, Julia Donaldson and Helen Oxenbury, team up for the first time in this jaunty animal fable for fans of Room on the Broom and We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Rabbit arrives home one day to hear a loud voice coming from inside his burrow:

"I'm the Giant Jumperee and I'm scary as can be " shouts the stranger.

Rabbit's friends Cat, Bear, and Elephant come to help, but they're no match for the mysterious, booming voice. But who is the Giant Jumperee? Find out in this new read-aloud classic from internationally bestselling author Julia Donaldson, beautifully brought to life by award-winning illustrator Helen Oxenbury.

About the Author


Julia Donaldson is one of today's best-loved children's authors. She was the U.K. Children's Laureate 2011-2013 and has written over 100 books for children, including the international bestsellers The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom. Her books have received numerous awards, including the Red House Children's Book Award and the Blue Peter Award. She lives in Sussex, England with her husband. Helen Oxenbury has charmed generations of children with her award-winning illustrations. She has won the Kate Greenaway Medal, the Kurt Maschler Award, and the Eric Carle Honor. Her numerous books include We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, and Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes by Mem Fox. She lives in London with her husband, the author and artist John Burningham.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780735227972
ISBN-10: 0735227977
Publisher: Dial Books
Publication Date: April 18th, 2017
Pages: 32
Language: English