Celebrate 30 years of the classic award-winning picture book in this stunning new edition.
Hannah loves gorillas but has never seen one. Her father’s too busy to take her to the zoo – or for anything else come to that. For her birthday, Hannah asks her father for a gorilla – but is disappointed when she discovers that the gorilla she’s got is just a toy one. But then something extraordinary happens … the toy turns into a real gorilla, who puts on her father’s hat and coat and takes her off for a magical visit to the zoo…
“One of the best picture books for the over-threes I’ve seen in a long time.” – Practical Parenting
Paperback: 32 pages
Dimensions: 22.6 x 0.4 x 29 cm
Written & Illustrated by: Anthony Browne
About the Author:
Anthony has won many prizes for his work, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2000, for his services to children’s literature – the first British illustrator to win the prize since 1956. He is the present Children’s Laureate.