Quentin Blake Picture Book Collection - 10 Books (Collection)

Quentin Blake

(44) 3 years +

A much-loved illustrator famed for his iconic association with Roald Dahl's tales, Quentin Blake is also a brilliant and witty writer in his own right and his stories are an absolute joy.

This fun-filled collection brings together ten picture books that are sure to delight children of all ages. There's the over-ambitious Mrs Armitage; the amazing performance artist Angelo; and the famous Mister Magnolia, a man who has so many skills and possessions but only one boot.

These crazy tales and lovable characters are sure to bring joy to any child's bedtime reading. The hilarious books also come feature Quentin's trademark illustrations - a collection sure to be returned to again and again.

Titles in this collection (10)
  • Patrick
  • Cockatoos
  • Snuff
  • Mister Magnolia
  • Simpkin
  • Mrs Armitage Queen of the Road
  • Angelo
  • Angelica Sprocket's Pockets
  • Mrs Armitage on Wheels
  • Mrs Armitage and the Big Wave

Book Details

  • Product code: QUEN
  • ISBN: 9781409606734
  • Publisher: Red Fox
  • Format: Collection
  • Dimensions: 30.0cm x 23.2cm
  • Pages: Varies
  • Book points: 9

Customer Ratings


Customer Reviews

Rate & Review
Lovely, lovely collection! -

Fab stories and super illustrations. These are now firm favourites at bedtime. Excellent value.

Jackie, 17/05/2013

Me and my boy's favourite -

I bought them for the illustrations and also thought maybe my boy (5) can start reading something else other than stories of characters from television programmes. He seems to get warm with the collection after I started telling him how much I like the pictures. He would pick one up from the shelf and starts reading them at breakfast time and finishes them off at bedtime. The collection is a good mix for early readers with repetitive rhymes to build up their confidence to read, followed by interesting stories to keep them interested and wanting to read on!

Alma, 03/05/2013

Fab -

Excellent books worth every penny as noted below. Well done TBP. More of these sets as they are great for party bags too.

Karen, 02/05/2013

"Brilliant" -

Ed (5) loves these books, and I don't mind reading them on a nightly basis - recommend.

Bruce, 10/05/2012

"A feast for eyes and ears" -

This set of books is a real bargain from the Book People. The books are fun to read aloud, and laid out in a way that children can quickly learn to read them for themselves. There are simpler books for younger children, and more complex stories for the older ones. As always, the illustrations are enchanting - lots to look at, masses of detail. Brilliant! I bought these books for my grandson (8) and for my son to use in the German school where he teaches young children to speak and read English in a cultural setting.

Valerie, 09/05/2012

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