My Brother

Author(s): Anthony Browne

Picture Story Books

A warm, funny celebration of brothers from acclaimed author-illustrator Anthony Browne.

My brother is really COOL. He’s a SUPER skateboarder and he’s got MASSIVE muscles. He can run so FAST that…he can FLY! Yes, my brother is really COOL.

A humorous, affectionate tribute to brothers, perfect for adults and children to read together, and an ideal companion picture book to the bestsellersMy DadandMy Mum.

From the Hardcover edition.

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A warm, funny celebration of brothers from acclaimed author-illustrator Anthony Browne.

A sweet ode to boyhood that demonstrates the high esteem in which surprising qualities - such as whistling - can be regarded in a young child's mind. Junior 20070801 As we have come to expect from Anthony Browne, this picture book is full of wonderful illustrations and imaginative text. It is a great book for discussing a child's place in the family and things they like about each other and would be useful resource for introducing a topic on the family and ourselves. A brilliant book for brothers to share. Write Away 20071115 Quiet brilliance Parenting 20070801 Browne has woven in lots of details for the observant child to discover. Whimsical cartoon characters are sketched in coloured pencil on lined notepaper and you get the feeling a child played a part in the making of this book. The Irish Independent 20071204 The illustrations are quirky and entertaining INIS 20071201

ANTHONY BROWNE is the acclaimed author and illustrator of such prize-winning bestsellers as GORILLA (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Kurt Maschler Award), WILLY THE WIZARD and ZOO (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal). In 2009, Anthony was appointed Children's Laureate, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the world of picture books. VOICES IN THE PARK won the 1998 Kurt Maschler Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Anthony was also the winner of the 2000 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration. Anthony has also written the immensely popular titles KING KONG (1994), MY DAD (2000), MY MUM (2005) and MY BROTHER (2007).

General Fields

  • : 9780552560214
  • : Penguin Random House
  • : Picture Corgi
  • : 0.172
  • : December 2008
  • : 277mm X 180mm X 4mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Anthony Browne
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : Anthony Browne
  • : en
  • : 823.914
  • : 3-6
  • : 32
  • : Picture storybooks
  • : chiefly col. Illustrations