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Five Minutes' Peace
Author: Jill Murphy

ISBN: 9781406361902
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1 May 2016
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 28.0 x 0.3
Celebrate thirty years of the Large family in this stunning anniversary edition of a modern picture book classic.

A stunning 30th anniversary edition of a family picture book favourite, this is the story of Mrs Large the elephant - who just needs five minutes of peace and quiet away from her boisterous children! So, taking refuge in the bathroom, she fills herself a hot, foamy bubble bath and takes in a tray of her favourite breakfast and the morning paper. But there's never a dull moment with the Larges, and it soon becomes clear that mum's quiet time is to be very short lived! Family life is beautifully observed in this warm and funny modern classic from Jill Murphy, one of Britain's most treasured author-illustrators.

About the Author

Jill Murphy is one of Britain's most treasured author illustrators. She wrote and illustrated her first book, the bestselling The Worst Witch, while still only eighteen, and went on to create the award-winning Large Family series, which has sold over five million copies worldwide and been adapted for television. Jill's other characters include a small monster called Marlo...

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