• "This clever book teaches children how to read the different meanings conveyed by words and pictures, and how to make sense of a story for themselves."

    Anthony Browne, S Magazine, Sunday Express
  • "The highly patterned red, orange and yellow graphics are as fresh and funny as they were in 1968 and will make 2-4s scream with laughter"

    The Times
  • "The pictures tell an action packed story full of drama and surprise"

    Julia Eccleshere, Guardian
  • "This marvellous, perfect, utterly simple book has achieved iconic status, a true classic"

  • "All young children will enjoy the tale of Rosie the hen and her walk around the farm followed by a hungry but thankfully hapless fox"

    Sunday Express