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The Way to the Zoo

Written and illustrated by John Burningham
Published by Candlewick Press
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Discovering a magical door in her bedroom that leads her to the zoo, a little girl is tempted to bring just one little bear back to her room, and then a menagerie of smaller animals, and then an irresistible medley of big animals, until pandemonium ensues.

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Three little boys who love books about dragons, whangdoodles and magic.
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Who Wrote The Way to the Zoo

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John Burningham

John Burningham is one of the world’s most recognized and beloved illustrators. His work has received countless awards, including a Boston Globe–Horn Book honor for It’s a Secret! and two Kate Greenaway Medals. Over his fifty-year career, John Burningham has written and illustrated more than thirty picture books, including Picnic, Motor Miles, and Mouse House. He is married to illustrator Helen Oxenbury. They have three children and live in North London.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
076367317X
ISBN 13:
9780763673178
Publication Date:
August 26, 2014