Buy at Hive I love the style of illustration of Anthony Browne's books, far more like non picture book pictures than some picture books, if that makes any sense. But I found the story in this one quite disturbing. I'm sure it's supposed to be satirical or thought provoking but mainly it seemed unpleasant and rather sad, as it tells the story of a less than happy family on a … [Read more...] about Zoo. Anthony Browne.
Before I get into reviewing When Willy Went To The Wedding I should confess to being a long time Judith Kerr fan. I adore her gentle stories, the gorgeous pictures, that are so distinctive. And I particularly like her animals, who behave as animals do. So in this book, Willy has lots of pets. He also has a grown up sister who is getting married. He's advised against taking pets … [Read more...] about When Willy went to the wedding. Judith Kerr.