‘Hello there! I’m Allan Ahlberg. Here I am with my friend, Bruce Ingman. We’re hard at work on our latest book, Crocodile Snap!, all about a desperate, crafty, sneaking crocodile. But as you can see, things aren’t quite going according to plan…’
Books are fun to read – and they can be even more fun to make. At least normally they are. But sometimes things get in the way – like squashed flies, hungry snails and curious cats – and before long what should be the best book ever is turning out to be the worst book ever.
Find out how to make a book and what it’s like when everything that can go wrong does go wrong in this charming and entertaining story.
'Ahlberg, the master of meta-picturebooks, writes about making a book with his real-life illustrator, and offers laughs and insights into the creative process'
'A clever story about the making of a book and all the things that can go wrong'
'A wonderfully different book which will become a favourite to read over and over again'
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'A perfect pairing of words and pictures, Ahlberg and Ingman prove themselves once again to be a winning team'