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A Huddle Of Hippos
A Huddle Of Hippos

A Huddle Of Hippos



32 Pages, 8.5 x 11.25

Formats: Paperback Picture Book

Paperback Picture Book, $9.00 (US $9.00) (CA $12.00)

Publication Date: May 2018

ISBN 9781928230434

Rights: US, CA, AU & NZ

Jacana Media (May 2018)

Price: $9.00


This beautifully illustrated picture book introduces a variety of collective nouns for African animals to a young audience 

Following the character of Sam as he identifies animals on a safari trip, the reader is introduced to two or three collective nouns per page with a funny, rhythmic, rhyming text and pictures playing an important role in telling the story. An exciting and accessible learning tool, it also serves as a fun and enchanting read for children that will entertain parents and teachers too.

Author Biography

Julia Richman is a freelance writer, children's author, and mother of one boy and one cat. She is the author of Katya's Hairy Tales: The Bacon Chase. Celeste Beckerling is a freelance illustrator whose work has appeared in books published by Penguin Random House, Book Dash, and Juta. This is Julia and Celeste's second book collaboration.