A funny, touching and triumphant story from a bestselling and award-winning creative team!
Gerald was not a good dancer. Every year he dreaded the Jungle Dance. But what Gerald discovers one beautiful moonlit night is that when we're different, sometimes all we need it a different song to dance to.
This fabulously funny and touching story about the importance of being yourself is brought to life with bright, lively artwork.
This is the board book edition of a mega-bestselling picture book. Over 250,000 copies of the picture book have been sold to date!
Giles Andreae:is the award-winning and bestselling author of Rumble in the Jungle, The Lion Who Wanted to Love and Keep Love in Your Heart, Little One. Giles is also the creator and voice behind Purple Ronnie. He lives in London.
Guy Parker-Rees:exuberant and energetic illustrations are instantly recognizable and much-loved. He was described in the Rough Guide to Children's Books as being 'One of the most exiting young artists in the children's book world.' Guy's illustrations include All Afloat on Noah's Boat and K is for Kissing and Cool Kangaroo.
Giraffes Can't Dance
Hachette Children's Books
Author: Giles Andreae
Illustrator: Guy Parker-Rees
Recommended age: 3+
Review: Gerald the Giraffe is tall and awkward, but most of all sad because he can't dance. But as Gerald discovers that everyone can dance, "when we find music that we love", soon he is the talk of the jungle. Beautifully illustrated with clever rhymes, Giraffes Can't Dance will be a favourite with parents and children. Entrancing.