Author(s): Anthony Browne
For her birthday, Hannah asks her father for a gorilla - but is disappointed when she discovers that the gorilla she's got is just a toy. But the toy turns into a real gorilla
PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2013
"One of the best picture books for the over-threes I've seen in a long time." (Practical Parenting)"
Anthony Browne is an internationally acclaimed author/illustrator who has won many prizes for his work, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2000 for his services to children's literature - the first British illustrator to win the prize since 1956. He was Children's Laureate from 2009-2011 and is an ambassador for children's books around the world. Anthony lives in Canterbury, Kent.