The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Author(s): Judith Kerr

Picture Books

This classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary tea-time guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published over 30 years ago. Now a new generation will enjoy this beautiful reformatted edition! 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.

$18.99(NZD) RRP $18.50(NZD)

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"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.

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 is married to writer Nigel Kneale and they have two children.

General Fields

  • : 9780007215997
  • : HarperCollins Publishers
  • : HarperCollins
  • : September 2005
  • : 280mm X 220mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : December 2005
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Children's - Kindergarten, Age 5-6
  • : 823.914
  • : en
  • : Judith Kerr
  • : New edition
  • : Paperback
  • : Judith Kerr
  • : chiefly col. Illustrations
  • : Picture books
  • : 30