"This is a good book which succeeds in entertaining and informing" Manchester Evening News An absent minded mother hen can't find her chicks! She searches here and there and relies upon the help of the other farm animals to track the naughty chicks down. But soon she is surrounded by more chicks than she started with - whose can they be? A perfect first picture book for children just learning to count, identify animals and of course, join in with the animal noises.
Sally Grindley lives in Cheltenham. She has been involved with children's books nearly all her working life, first as editor of the children's book club Books for Children and for almost as long as a children's author. This is Sally's sixth novel for Bloomsbury. Spilled Water won a Smarties Gold Medal as well as other regional awards such as the Lincolnshire Young People's Award. Jill Newton worked extensively in design and has illustrated many beautiful children's books for Bloomsbury, including WHERE ARE MY CHICKS, PLEASE DON'T CHAT TO THE BUS DRIVER and BORED CLAUDE.