Author(s): Polly Dunbar
This title comes from inspired picture-book creator Polly Dunbar, the first in the colourful, charming, soon-to-be televised series following the escapades of Tilly and her friends. Doodle is feeling bitey. And what better to bite than a big bottom - Tumpty's! But poor sore Tumpty is so upset he stamps on Doodle's tail ...and now both of them are upset ...and before long everyone is upset! When Doodle and Tumpty apologize, everyone can be happy again. But Doodle is still feeling just a little bit bitey...Exciting news! "Tilly and Friends" has been scheduled for TV transmission on CBeebies, beginning autumn 2012...52 delicious episodes. Utterly charming artwork, delicious palette, gentle humour and winsome characters have deservedly made this a series of winners. This title is from the bestselling author and illustrator of "Penguin" (9781844280650) which was the winner of the 0-5 Nestle Silver Award 2007 and the 2007 Booktrust Early Years Award in the pre-school category.
Polly Dunbar is a much lauded author-illustrator, whose works - as well as the soon-to-be-televised Tilly and Friends series - include Penguin (9781844280650), Dog Blue (9781844285143) and Flyaway Katie (9781844285174). Polly thinks that colour is a brilliant way to cheer yourself up and whenever she's feeling grey, she puts on her best pink frock and paints. Polly lives and works in Brighton, Sussex. www.pollydunbar.com