A wonderfully funny rhyming story with laugh-out-loud illustrations from an award-winning team.
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.
Field's illustrations are bursting with energy and silliness, and Gray's fertile imagination conjures up bizarre scenarios that will have little ones giggling out loud and making up new rhymes of their own. An absolute treat. - Daily MailLaugh out loud funny, with great illustrations... cries out for a second reading immediately! - BookbagHilarious illustrations and rhymes which are easy to recite and join in. Everyone will love it. - The GuardianA hilarious tale with brilliant illustrations, this book is absolutely perfect for storytime. - BooksellerKes Gray and Jim Field make an excellent pairing in this picture book perfectly aimed at young children... a series of increasingly funny scenes, making this a picture book that is fun to share. - Books for Keeps... a perfect balance of rhyming, humour and repetition.From gophers on sofas to fleas on peas and pumas on satsumas, the story and cartoonish illustrations become progressively funnier. (Favourite 2014 Christmas Books) - The Herald SunThis book is like a rhyming treat, Accomplishing that special feat, Of mixing up who wrote, who drew, Producing something fresh and new, That overall is very funny, And very worthy of your money. Perfect for 3-5 year-olds who've enjoyed Julia Donaldson. An hilarious re-readable future favourite. - Waterstones