Author(s): Mick Inkpen
This festive board book edition of a classic Kipper story makes the perfect gift for Christmas. Which is best, Kipper wonders, Christmas Day or Christmas Eve? Presents? Or expecting presents? Kipper's friends are all getting ready for Christmas too and Kipper manages to give little Arnold his best Christmas Eve ever. Mick Inkpen's Kipper has been a star of picture books and animation for over 25 years. 'The charmingly comical Inkpen, as always, hits the spot.' Guardian
Full of festive merriment and delicious excitement, this adorable book will leave everyone glowing Hexham Courant Sheer delight The Express on Sunday A sure-fire hit Family Circle A typically enchanting story ... heaps of amiable charm Junior Enchanting story, appealing illustrations and familiar characters EYE The charmingly comical Inkpen, as always, hits the spot. The Guardian A beautifully illustrated heart-warming tale, destined to become a favourite ... teaches the values of friendship and community Child Education Kipper has touched a chord with children and parents alike Practical Parenting
Mick Inkpen is one of the top-selling picture book artists and writers in the world and is consistently in the top ten most borrowed authors in UK libraries. The Kipper and Wibbly Pig stories have millions of readers worldwide. He has won the British Book Award twice for Lullabyhullaballoo and Penguin Small and the Children's Book Award for Threadbear. He has also been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Award three times, winning Bronze for Wibbly Pig's Silly Big Bear. In addition to this, Kipper won a BAFTA for best animated children's film.