Come one, come all for this extraordinary fiction debut for both Alex T Smith and his unforgettable hero, Claude.
A walk in the park leads to a walk on a tightrope when Claude joins a circus, throws custard pies, and becomes the star of the show! Funny and exciting stories from a bright, young newcomer.
Watch out for this new kid on children's books block, you will be won over! - Librarymice.com
I loved everything about this book. - Bookbag
A treat for new readers. - Peters Gazette
Claude's gentle adventures and Alex T. Smith's irresistible illustrations make this a great book to share with children. - ABC Magazine
Comic talent not just for writing a good story but also illustrating it in a fitting but hilarious style. - Books For Keeps
A wonderful creation for newly independent readers. - The Bookseller
Perfect for newly developing readers and great to share. - Primary Times
Smith's beret-sporting pooch, Claude, is back on hapless and hilarious form in Claude At The Circus. - Junior
Author-illustrator Alex T. Smith is the award-winning creator of the bestselling Claude series, which is published in 20 languages worldwide, and is now on TV. Alex's newest series is the critically acclaimed and well-loved Mr Penguin. Alex has won the UKLA Picture Book Award, the Children's Book of the World Illustration Award and the Sainsbury's Children's Book Award, and been shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Award. He has also been the official World Book Day illustrator.