A classic Charlie and Lola picture book all about counting and sums, from Children's Laureate Lauren Child.
Perfectly funny and perfectly formed, this hilarious picture book sees top negotiator Lola take on numbers in everyday life and bend them to her endearing and unique will.
I have this little sister Lola. She is small and very funny.
Sometimes for a treat, Mum says, "We are going to the shops and you may choose one thing."
"One thing to share?" says Lola.
I say, "One thing for you and one thing for me, which means two actual things."
'Numeracy at its most joyful and positive ... a brilliant way to get young minds excited about maths' Teach Early Years
Charlie and Lola may be 15 years old, but the sibling favourites are still as fresh, funny and relevant as ever - The Bookseller
She has converted this maths-hating writer into a fan of all things number. The child voices are perfectly pitched... and the illustrations are trademark Child - PublishingTalk.eu
Lauren Child is a star - Guardian
Lauren Child is so good it's exhilarating - Independent
A unique talent - Sunday Telegraph
Child is second to none when it comes to capturing the imagination of young children - Daily Express
Lauren Child has sold over 3 million books worldwide and is considered one of the most talented children's book author/illustrators working today. She won the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal for I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato, the Nestle Gold Book Award for That Pesky Rat and the Nestle Bronze Book Award for Beware of the Storybook Wolves. Lauren loves designing and making things and finds it exciting to see her drawings turned into objects.