Celebrate fifteen years of this funny and fabulous rhyming
picture book from the number one bestselling author and illustrator
of The Gruffalo, Stick Man and Zog.
The smallest fish can tell the tallest tales …
‘”Sorry I’m late, Miss. I set off really early But
on the way to school I was captured by a squid.
I wriggled and I struggled till a turtle came and rescued
“Oh, no, he didn’t.”
“OH, YES, HE DID.”‘
Tiddler is a little fish with a BIG imagination!
Every day he tells a tall tale.
But did he really ride a seahorse? Did he really
meet a mermaid?
And who will believe him when he really does get captured in a
Shiny foil highlights on the cover makes this a special gift
The fabulously funny bestseller which includes exclusive bonus
material – a letter from the author and sketches from the illustrator
Perfect read-aloud rhyming text and stunning pictures on every
page with lots of details to spot
The ideal gift for children starting school
From the creators of The Gruffalo, Stick Man
and Zog, which have all been made into animated films
The Smeds and the Smoos will air on the BBC
at Christmas 2022
New for September 2022 – look out for The Baddies,
the wickedly funny new picture book by Julia Donaldson
and Axel Scheffler