As Mouse scampers homewards through the dark, rackety wood, he hears an awful AAA-OOO! What could be making that horrible howl? Could it be Owl, Moose, Bear or Goose? Or could it be ...a monster? Packed with stylish illustrations and lyrical text from talented author-illustrator Jonny Lambert (I Love You More and More, Little Why), The Great Aaa-Ooo is sure to become a bedtime favourite. This gorgeous animal picture book is perfect for reassuring children and toddlers who are scared of the dark or adjusting to sleeping in a big bed or in their own room.
"The eerie, inexplicable noise that echoes through the wood gives mouse - and young readers too - a delicious frisson of fear. Eventually all is happily resolved in this picture book, which is perfect for reading aloud." * - The Bookseller * "The Great Aaa-Ooo! has entertaining text and dialogue throughout, as well as exciting action and attractive illustration. It is a book that parents will very much enjoy reading with their children." * - Geo Ashton Blog * "Large, stylish, eye-catching illustrations and an enchanting, lyrical text." * - Lancashire Evening Post * "Brilliant and such STUPENDOUS fun - a crackingly great read aloud." * - Jill R Bennett * "This is a gorgeous story, beautifully illustrated with bright colours set against a black background." * - Parents in Touch * "The most fun book to read out loud." * - Winged Reviews * "With a fun lyrical text, this is a great bedtime story and for reassuring little ones of the dark!" * - The Bookworm Baby *
Jonny grew up in Surrey and always knew he wanted to be an artist of some sort. Encouraged by his art tutor at the Reigate School of Art and Design, Jonny is now an artist of many sorts: a talented illustrator with over 300 titles to his name, designer, and paper engineer. He lives with his wife, daughter and a menagerie of animals near Horsham, West Sussex.