Celebrate Lily's birthday with Blue Kangaroo! It is Lily's birthday and she decides to celebrate with a themed party, based on her favourite colour -- pink. There will be pink balloons, pink presents, a pink cake, and even the guests will be asked to wear pink party outfits! Poor Blue Kangaroo worries that he is the wrong colour for Lily's party!but what should he do? Would Lily really prefer him if he were a pink kangaroo? Key title / Emma Chichester Clark is a very well known name in the world of children's books and in 1988 she won the Mother Goose Award. I Love You, Blue Kangaroo was also short listed for the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. / This adorable book perfectly captures the strong bond between children and their favourite toys. / This is the seventh title in the popular series about Lily and her favourite toy, Blue Kangaroo. / A wonderful birthday gift for Blue Kangaroo fans!
Emma studied art at the Royal College of Art. She has worked as a freelancer for magazines, publishers and advertising agencies as well as teaching art for several years, but now dedicates most of her time to children's books
Praise for 'I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!': 'Presented in clear, bright colours, this is a charming tale about affection and sharing.' School Librarian 'The story is told with great sensitivity and gentleness and it is a profoundly satisfying and rewarding book.' Carousel "I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!'!would melt the stoniest heart. Blue Kangaroo is ousted from his place! by a procession of new toys. A tender and touching story for three to six year olds.' Sunday Telegraph Praise for Where Are You, Blue Kangaroo?: 'Dazzles with as much craft and originality as the first picture book about this disarming pair.' Independent 'Could become a classic.' Books for Keeps 'Irresistible!brimming with 'Aaah factor'.' The Bookseller 'Blue Kangaroo is a winner.' T. E. S. Praise for 'Melrose and Croc': 'The nostalgic look of a classic picture book. Timeless in its appeal.' The Guardian 'Clark's style is touching and the pictures are gorgeous.This is the first of a series that promises to be popular.' The Mail on Sunday Praise for 'Melrose and Croc': 'Gorgeous Christmassy story about friendship.' Angels & Urchins