Julia Donaldson/Axel Scheffler books are works of ar. You aren't going to far wrong with Julia Donaldson, and this is a lovely confection of a tail about an adventurous snail and his whale transport.
Julia Donaldson/Axel Scheffler books are works of art. The stories are written beautifully, rhyming with a rhythm that sets the pace. This ensures that as an adult I do not get bored reading the same stories over and over again as the more familiar the story becomes the more I can work on my expression and how I deliver giving me almost as joyful an experience as that of my son listening to them. The illustrations have loads of lovely detail in to talk about too.
The Snail and the Whale. Written by Julia Donaldson. I enjoyed doing the big landscapes. This snail may be small, but she's determined to see the world – so she hitches a lift on the tail of an enormous whale. It's an unlikely partnership, but when the whale gets into difficulties he discovers just how good a friend a snail can b. .Axel says: I enjoyed doing the big landscapes. But had to take great liberties with scale and whale anatomy to make this work - I know they don't really bend like that
Summary:When a tiny snail meets a humpback whale, the two travel together to far-off lands. This is the best book my daughter and I have read in a while.
Summary:When a tiny snail meets a humpback whale, the two travel together to far-off lands. She is 4, and I have been reading it to her every day since we got it. We liked it so much that we had to check out all of the other Julia Donaldson books. We also love Room on the Broom. Both of these are fun rhyming books that tell a wonderful story.
Authors : Donaldson, Julia. The Snail and the Whale. The Smartest Giant in Town 0330532480 Axel Scheffler Julia Donaldson Book. Title : The Snail and the Whale. Product Category : Books. a Squash and a Squeeze Book by Julia Donaldson ISBN 9780330532495.
by the unparalleled picture-book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo.
The Snail and the Whale is a delightful tale of adventure and friendship by the unparalleled picture-book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo.
By (author) Julia Donaldson, Illustrated by Axel Scheffler . But when the whale swims too close to shore, will the snail be able to save her new friend? show more. This is a fantastic book! My 3 year old boy absolutely loves it, as do I! It has wonderful rhymes and beautiful pictures, which both enhance an already charming story.
Read by Imelda Staunton, The Snail and the Whale is a delightful tale of adventure and friendship by the unparalleled partnership of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. How I long to sail!" said the tiny snail. One little snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of an enormous whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world
Donaldson sent the text to Axel Scheffler . Donaldson has also performed jointly with her illustrators, particularly Axel Scheffler and Lydia Monks. 2005 Blue Peter Best Book to Read Aloud: The Snail and the Whale
Donaldson sent the text to Axel Scheffler, whom she had met only once or twice, briefly, following the publication of A Squash and a Squeeze. Within days Macmillan Children's Books made an offer to publish The Gruffalo, which was illustrated by Scheffler and published in 1999. She has performed the Donaldson/Scheffler books not only in English but also in German on several tours and at the Berlin Festival. 2005 Blue Peter Best Book to Read Aloud: The Snail and the Whale. 2005 Spoken Book Awards Gold Prize for 6 and Under Audio: The Snail and the Whale.