Both in and out of the classroom, minibeasts are a source of fascination for children. Bug-fans everywhere will enjoy this rhyming minibeast romp - a new book from Tony Mitton and Guy Parker-Rees, the illustrator of the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance.
Minibeasts in all their glory gather in this brand-new book from the creators of Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus. Join in with beetles and ladybirds, ants and bees and bugs galore as they dance the night away! But who is missing from the fun . . . will poor slow snail arrive in time? Bug-fans everywhere will enjoy this insect romp - perfect to enjoy both in and out of the classroom; with its read-aloud rhyming text and exuberant illustrations, this is a sure-fire winner from the popular duo, Tony Mitton and Guy Parker-Rees, illustrator of the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance - for pure clap-along, dance-along fun.
Come and join in the fun of reading and copy the bugs' boogie with excellent rhyme and rhythm and bright bold illustrations! A book you will keep coming back to.
Tony Mitton is a highly respected poet, and the author of bestselling books for children, including Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus!, Down by the Cool of the Pool, Spookyrumpus (winner of the Sheffield Book Prize, the Dundee Book Award and the Portsmouth Book Award) and Jolly Olly Octopus, all illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees. In 2014, Tony won the prestigious CLPE Poetry Award for his retelling of Wayland. Tony spends his time writing, giving poetry performances and visiting primary schools. He lives in Cambridge.
Mike Redman is an exciting debut talent to picture books. Alongside his work in book illustration, he is a visual development artist in the film industry. He lives in Bristol.