One More Sheep

Author(s): Mij Kelly

Picture Books

A reissue of this Hodder classic - a witty and rhythmic counting book, perfect to read aloud. Sam has ten sheep and he has to be sure that he's fetched them all in from the wild windy moor. To do this, Sam has to count them...but everyone knows counting sheep tires you out and sends you to sleep! How will he know that the knock on the door isn't a lost lamb but a wolf when he can't count up to ten? A lively and creative book which will be well used in Early Years and Key Stage 1.


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...wonderfully wayward illustrations... -- The Sunday Telegraph ...a funny take on the counting game, accompanied by jazzy knockabout pictures. -- The Mail on Sunday Mij Kelly's rhyming text has terrific panache. -- The Guardian ...a perfect storybook to share with your child. -- Junior ...unrestrained entertainment... -- Carousel This book has a strong storyline, dynamic illustrations and interesting counting. -- Books for Keeps

Mij Kelly had an extremely colourful and varied childhood house-hopping around the UK and India. Mij has worked as a newspaper editor, an oral historian and a specialist journalist in artificial intelligence. Mij has two children. At school Russell Ayto loved both drawing and sciences. He has illustrated many picture books and has been shortlisted for the Smarties Prize, the Mother Goose Award and the Blue Peter Book Award.

General Fields

  • : 9781444910308
  • : Hachette Children's Books
  • : Hodder Children's Books
  • : February 2012
  • : 245mm X 275mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : August 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mij Kelly
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : Russell Ayto
  • : 823.92
  • : 32
  • : chiefly col. Illustrations