• "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
  • "Named in article about the power of picture books for early education"

    Books For Keeps
  • "...a delightful tale from the celebrated author"

    Nursery Education
  • "the pictures tell an action packed story full of drama and surprise"

    Julia Eccleshere, Guardian
  • "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