The tiger who came to tea - Kerr, Judith.

Jacket Image
Format:
Paperback
ISBN:
9780007215997
Published:
23rd Feb 2018
Publisher:
HarperCollins Children's Books
Dimensions:
32 pages: 280 x 220 x 4mm

Share in fifty years of magic. This classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary teatime guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published fifty years ago.

The Tiger has been coming to Tea for 50 glorious years! Celebrate this incredible anniversary with this special celebration edition of the classic story in paperback.

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 inimitable picture book is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. First published in 1968 and never out of print, it has become a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children.
The magic begins at teatime!

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