Kes Gray is a bestselling, multi award-winning author of more than 70 books for children. He eats Ideaflakes for breakfast, spreads silliness on his toast and lives in a place called Different. Jim Field is a lead-driven, pencil-pushing, 25-frames-per-second Led Zeppelin fan. He is also a hugely talented illustrator and animation director. His first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! are a top ten bestselling series. Oi Dog! won the 2017 Laugh Out Loud Picture Book Award and was shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Children's Book Award and the British Book Awards in 2016, amongst others. It also won the Teach Primary New Children's Fiction Award, MadeForMums Award, Bishop's Stortford Picture Book Award and Portsmouth Picture Book Award. Oi Cat! was the Independent Booksellers Children's Book of the Season and Oi Goat! is a World Book Day book in 2018.
This word-twisting, rhyme-busting story (a sequel to Oi Frog!) is beautifully written and drawn, packed with animals all sitting on things they rhyme with. There's something to enjoy on each page. * Smallish * I defy anyone not to like this wonderful book. The punchline is hilarious and brings the house down every time I read it to children and adults. an essential buy for EYFS and KS2 class libraries * School Librarian * Such fun! * Newbury Weekly News * Bold, bright and creative, it's funny too! * Hexham Courant * If there was an award for the funniest picture book of the year, it would go to Oi Dog ... it's got the 'again' factor in spades * Irish Independent * Guaranteed to become the bedtime read of choice for adult readers as well as the children listening! * The School Run * Hilariously crafted and engagingly illustrated by its creators, this stunning picture book ensures a simple and highly enjoyable read * Teach Early Years * A wonderful and sophisticated rhyming game of a book * Love My Books * A sequel to the phenomenally successful Oi Frog, this vibrantly illustrated and brilliantly funny rhyming book will have kids laughing out loud * Huffington Post * This is a side-splitting follow up to the hugely popular Oi Frog! which blends the winning formula of bright eye-catching illustrations with witty rhyming text. * Book Trust * This is a gigglingly delightful book, a perfect match of words and pictures to entertain again and again * Daily Mail * I simply implore you to buy it so you can enjoy it for yourself! I simply want to say that this was my most anticipated book of the year and it hasn't disappointed. It has exceeded all expectations...And I think it is my 'Book of the Year'! * Book Bairn * I think perhaps the Gray/Field team have, between them, managed to out-dog Oi Frog with Oi Dog! It's absolutely un-missable * Red Reading Hub * A gem of a book which gets funnier and funnier as you read through the outrageous suggestions. * Parents In Touch * It's not often I laugh out loud when reading picture books. This was one of those rare occasions...Great stuff -- Ann Giles * Book Witch *