Little Wombat is playing hide and seek with Rabbit and Koala. He hasn't found it very easy to hide so far, but now it's his turn to seek! Little Wombat decides to count ten yellow flowers before he goes to find his friends. But he just can't seem to find any. And before long Little Wombat is lost and confused.
Charles Fuge won both the Macmillan Prize and the Mother Goose Award for his first book. He has had numerous books published since, including (for Gullane): Yip! Snap! Yap! (hb: 1 86233 217 7/pb: 1 86233 594 X) I Know a Rhino (hb: 1 86233 303 3/pb: 1 86233485 4/board: 1 86233 523 0) My Dad! (hb: 1 86233 512 5/pb: 1 86233 513 3/board: 1 86233 546 X (May '05)). Swim, Little Wombat, Swim is the latest adventure from the hugely popular 'Little Wombat' series, following the original success of Sometimes I Like to Curl up in a Ball, which won 'Highly Commended' for the Kate Greenaway Medal, 2001. Charles lives in Burton Bradstock, Dorset