The Tiger Who Came to Tea
El timbre suena igual que Sofía y su mamá se sientan a tomar el té. ¿Quién podría ser? Lo que desde luego no esperaba ver en la puerta hay un peludo grande, rayas de tigre!
Este libro moderno cuadro clásico es perfecto para leer en voz alta, o para los niños pequeños a leer para sí mismos una y otra vez.
The enchanting story of Sophie and her extraordinary tea-time guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published 40 years ago. Now a new generation can enjoy this perennial children’s classic in a mini edition.
About this resource
The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger!
This modern classic picture book is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. All artwork has been re-originated and a fresh design approach has been used for this reformatted edition.
About the Authors
Judith Kerr was born in Berlin, the daughter of a distinguished German writer. She left Germany with her family in 1933 to escape from the Nazis and they arrived in England in 1936, having spent the intervening years in Switzerland and France.
She was married to the writer Nigel Kneale.Their daughter Tacy is an artist, and their son Matthew is an acclaimed novelist.
In 2012, Judith was awarded an OBE for her services to children’s literature and Holocaust education
Praise for ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’:‘Near perfection of form is embellished by clear, expressive illustrations. The pace is exactly right, the resolution totally satisfying.’ Dorothy Butler, Babies Need Books.‘A modern classic.’ The Independent.‘This book has enduring charm and young children will delight in the preposterous notion of a tiger creating mayhem in the house.’ Junior MagazinePraise for ‘Mog the Forgetful Cat’:‘Grandparents are likely to get as much fun out of seeing it again as the new generation of fans just learning to read!’ Choice MagazinePraise for Goodbye Mog:‘Kerr’s warmth, humour and honesty make this an engaging introduction to a difficult topic.’ Financial Times‘Believable, amusing and moving.’ Nursery World‘A supremely sensitive story.’ The TimesPraise for ‘One Night in the Zoo’:‘Lovely… uses soothing, pastel illustrations and exotic animals to make basic counting seem unintimidating.’ Daily Telegraph