Bestselling Australian picture book creators Kerry Brown and Lucia Masciullo join forces to bring us a brilliant new rhyming adventure, perfect for fans of The Gruffalo. If you were walking through the woodsand a hole you came upon,would you stop and take a look?Or simply carry on? One by one, a group of animals come upon a strange black holein the middle of the woods. What is lurking down below? And is that its tummyrumbling? Read on to find out … A mysterious, thrilling and funny new adventure frombestselling Australian picture book creators Kerry Brown and Lucia Masciullo.PRAISE’This little rhyming story potters along so effortlessly that it’s a pleasure to read aloud’ - Good Reading’With some nods to fairy tales, the story will be a wonderful read aloud and engage children in developing ideas around problem solving. Recommended.’ - ReadPlus
Kerry Brown is the author of <i>Can I Cuddle the Moon?</i> (illustrated by Lisa Stewart), <i>Poppy Wash </i>(illustrated by Michelle Pike), <i>All My Kisses</i> (illustrated by Jedda Robaard) and the #1 picture book bestseller <i>Lest We Forget</i> (illustrated by Isobel Knowles and Benjamin Portas). She lives in Queensland with her family.
<p>Lucia Masciullo grew up in Livorno, Tuscany and she moved to Queensland in 2006. Since then she has become a much-loved, award-winning Australian illustrator. Her books include <i>The Boy and the Toy</i>, <i>Come Down, Cat</i>, <i>The Wild One</i> (all with Sonya Hartnett) and Olive Of Groves trilogy (with Katrina Nannestad). <i>The Hole</i>, with Kerry Brown, was published in 2018, and <i>My Real Friend</i> (her second collaboration with David Hunt after <i>The Nose Pixies</i>) is due in 2019.</p> <p> </p>