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The Resource Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine, Peter Bently; Illustrated by David Roberts

Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine, Peter Bently; Illustrated by David Roberts

Label
Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine
Title
Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine
Statement of responsibility
Peter Bently; Illustrated by David Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The sheep on the hillside were munching away, Much as they always did, day after day, When suddenly something went zoom! overhead. "Let's go and see what it is!" they all said. And so begins a ripping, round-the-world adventure as the sheep take to skies in a magnificent yellow flying machine.
  • "Stylish and funny with a fantastic read-aloud text." The Bookseller, a Children's Highlighted title for April
Biographical or historical data
Peter Bently was born in Tidworth and attended Balliol College, Oxford, where he studied for a BA Hons in Modern Languages. He has two young children and now lives in Devon. He has also written several other award-winning picture books, including A Lark in the Ark (Egmont), Shark in the Dark (Macmillan) and Cats Ahoy!, which won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. David Roberts has earned great acclaim for his distinctive illustrations. His previous work includes collaborations with his sister Lynn on retellings of several classic fairy stories - their book Little Red was shortlisted for the 2005 Kate Greenaway Medal. In 2006 he won the Smarties Children's Book Prize Gold Award for his line drawings in Mouse Noses on Toast. He is the creator of Dirty Bertie and lives in London.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • From Preschool to First Grade
  • from 0 to 5
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The sheep on the hillside were munching away, Much as they always did, day after day, When suddenly something went zoom! overhead. "Let's go and see what it is!" they all said. And so begins a ripping, round-the-world adventure as the sheep take to skies in a magnificent yellow flying machine. "Stylish and funny with a fantastic read-aloud text." (The Bookseller)
Target audience
preschool
Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine, Peter Bently; Illustrated by David Roberts
Label
Those magnificent sheep in their flying machine, Peter Bently; Illustrated by David Roberts
Publication
Note
Hardback
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The sheep on the hillside were munching away, Much as they always did, day after day, When suddenly something went zoom! overhead. "Let's go and see what it is!" they all said. And so begins a ripping, round-the-world adventure as the sheep take to skies in a magnificent yellow flying machine
Control code
9781849396349
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Dimensions
29x25x1 cm.
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Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781849396349
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color, illustrations, chieflystrations ()
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) MH_110428

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