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Ten Little Bookworms

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Written by: Mike Brownlow
Illustrated by: Simon Rickerty
Publisher: Orchard, Hachette

Ten little bookworms set off on a library adventure. As they munch their way through stories of every kind, each little bookworm is whisked off into an exciting tale. From prehistoric swamps and spooky castles to outer space and jungle treetops, the bookworms discover amazing adventures in every story they explore. Join the little bookworms to find out why making friends with books is the BEST thing you can do!

Click on the image below to take a sneak peek at a few pages from Ten Little Bookworms:

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Reviews from Toppsta 

“This is part of the ‘Ten Little….’ series. It starts with 10 characters and on each page something happens to one so there is one less. It’s a sweet book and the illustrations are nice. My girl liked spotting out the characters she recognised from other stories.” – Read to two children aged 7 and 5

“We are big fans of the ‘Ten Little Dinosaurs’ book so were keen to read this one too. It’s quite sweet how rather than one theme, like the dinosaur book, this one takes a theme per page. I like that it helps little ones with counting downwards and them joining in with the rhymes and especially that it’s all ends up with a happy ending.” – Read to a child aged 4

“The ’10 Little’ series are a big hit with my daughter. This one has lots of characters that children will recognise, like the Big Bad Wolf and Cinderella. It has lovely, bright illustrations with lots of details to talk about, and the rhyming text was fun to read.” – Read to a child aged 2

“This is an amazing book, which brings many story time favourites together in one fun tale. The pictures are very immersive and colourful making you feel like you are part of the action. The story shows you just how much fun you can have when you open a book or ten and we really enjoyed reading it.” – Read to two children aged 5 and 8

“A great little introduction to this fun series of picture books!  Excellent value with a full story albeit in a mini package which your small people will love. As well as an enjoyable counting story, this is a great introduction for children exploring all the different things that they can experience in books – two thumbs way, way up!” – Read to a Library Group, with children aged 7 to 12

You can read more reviews for Ten Little Bookworms over on Toppsta.

    About the Author

    Mike Brownlow

    Mike Brownlow is the creator of many books for children. He wrote and illustrated the picture book Little Robots, which was turned into a major animated TV show for CBeebies and aired in over 70 countries worldwide. His other books include Mickey Moonbeam, Dog Did It! and The Big White Book. Mike lives in Somerset and has three grown-up daughters.

    Twitter: @mikebrownlow1

    About the Illustrator

    Simon Rickerty

    Simon Rickerty graduated from The Royal College of Art in 2006 with a master’s degree in Communication Art and Design. His first picture book, Peas, written by Andy Cullen, was published in 2009 and shortlisted for the Booktrust Early Years Award. Simon has gone on to illustrate many more highly acclaimed books for children, including the bestselling Ten Little Pirates, winner of the Nottingham Children’s Book Prize, and Monkey Nut, winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. He lives in Bristol.

    Twitter: @SimonRickerty