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Cockatoos Paperback – Picture Book, 5 April 1994

4.8 out of 5 stars 62 ratings

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For pure fun, read again - and again - Quentin Blake's masterly Cockatoos -- Gwynneth Bailey ― TES

A wonderfully enjoyable story ― Daily Mail

Must be the funniest and subtles counting book, so funny you can't count anyway. Irresistibly daft, devastatingly droll ― Guardian

There has never been, and probably never will be, a counting book as funny and delightful as this ― Books for your Children

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QUENTIN BLAKE is Britain's leading illustrator, and was chosen as the first Children's Laureate.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ RED FOX - MASS MARKET; 1st edition (5 April 1994)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 32 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0099964902
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0099964902
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 5 - 7 years
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 21.3 x 0.4 x 27.6 cm
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Sir Quentin Saxby Blake, CBE, FCSD, FRSL, RDI (born 16 December 1932) is an English cartoonist, illustrator and children's writer. He may be known best for illustrating books written by Roald Dahl. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2002, the highest recognition available to creators of children's books. From 1999 to 2001 he was the inaugural British Children's Laureate.

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