Small children are endlessly fascinated when faces are suddenly revealed in a peekaboo game, and this lovely board book will keep them entranced. Six playful babies hide their faces behind toys and clothes before it's finally time to snuggle down to sleep. Jan Ormerod's simple rhyming text and beautiful illustrations capture all the charm and playfulness of those early years and ensure this book will become a firm favourite.
Born in Australia, Jan Ormerod has been writing and illustrating books for children since moving to the UK in 1980. Her warm and friendly evocations of everyday toddler life are widely popular and have brought her widespread recognition. She is particularly well-loved in the United States, and has also won the major UK Mother Goose award for her first book. She has twice been short-listed for the prestigious Kate Greenaway medal.