The Ugly Five

£12.99

Inspired by the real-life Ugly Five safari animals, THE UGLY FIVE is a jubilant celebration of creatures that are often rather unloved. The animals proudly rejoice in their ugliness, while their babies tell them they’re perfect just the way they are. A funny, heart-warming rhyme that is a joy to read aloud, with bold, comical illustrations.

ISBN: 9781407189529 Author: Donaldson, Julia Publisher: Alison Green Books Publication Date: 3rd October 2019 Imprint: Alison Green Books Cover: Other Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 32 Language: English Edition: |Reprint Readership: Pre-school / Code: A Category: Subjects: , , ,

 

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s African adventure is now in a sturdy board book edition.

Who’s that singing on the savannah?

It’s the top-five ugly animals in Africa!

The wildebeest, warthog, vulture, hyena and marabou stork swagger proudly across the savannah, rejoicing in their ugliness – and delighting their babies, who think they’re perfect just the way they are.

Inspired by the real-life Ugly Five safari animals, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s gorgeous picture book is a jubilant celebration of animals who are often rather unloved.

The funny, heart-warming rhyme is a joy to read aloud, while bold, comical illustrations bring the savannah spectacularly to life

  • From the author and illustrator of The Gruffalo, Stick Man and ZOG, which have all been made into animated films shown on BBC1
  • Julia & Axel’s Superworm animation will debut on BBC1 in December 2021

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