Henry has a brilliant plan to get out of his dreaded swimming lesson in this hilarious and horrid Early Reader, from bestselling author Francesca Simon, and illustrator Tony Ross.
Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.
Armbands at the ready as Henry causes chaos in a mischievous bid to escape his dreaded swimming lesson with Soggy Sid.
A hilarious and horrid Early Reader from bestelling author Francesca Simon, and illustrator Tony Ross.
brilliant stories told by amazing authors and illustrators. Stuffed full of colour, not too many words per page, they're perfect for children moving from picture books into reading chapter books. - Steve Cole in THE SUN on the Early Reader series
Forget Harry Potter, it's a wicked, spiteful boy who's really firing kids' imaginations - GUARDIAN
Tony Ross was born in London and studied at the Liverpool School of Art and Design. He has worked as a cartoonist, a graphic designer, as the Art Director of an advertising agency, and as Senior Lecturer in Art at Manchester Polytechnic.
Tony is one of the most popular and successful children's illustrators of all time, best known for illustrating Horrid Henry and the works of David Walliams. Tony's books have been translated into 40 languages in over 100 countries. He lives in Macclesfield.