A wonderful flight of the imagination, in which an ordinary trip to the shops becomes an intrepid adventure.
Come shopping with me and Mum and little Harry and Wilf the Wonderdog. But this is no ordinary shopping trip: the car breaks down, the rain keeps coming and the road becomes a jungle, then a river... It's an expedition where anything might happen. In fact, it probably will!
Allan Ahlberg is one of the most acclaimed and successful authors of children's books writing today. His popular titles (many of which were illustrated by his late wife, Janet) include Each Peach Pear Plum, Peepo!, the Gaskitts series and The Jolly Postman, which, with its sequels, has sold over five million copies worldwide. He lives in Bath.
Andre Amstutz is a widely-published illustrator perhaps best known for his collaborations with Allan Ahlberg, including Monkey Do!, Miaow! and the bestselling Happy Families and Funnybones series. He lives in Kent.