Once There Were Giants

By Martin Waddell

Illustrated by Penny Dale

Once there was a baby in the house - and to that baby, Mum and Dad and Jill and John and Uncle Tom were giants. But little by little, that baby grew up - until she became a giant too! Martin Waddell says of the book, "Small children live in a world designed for big people. I wrote this story to help them understand it, and the idea of growing older."

Categories: Picture Books

For readers aged: 3+

  • Publication details:
  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780744578362
  • Published: 07 May 2001
  • Price: £6.99
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  • Size: 260 x 215 mm
  • Pages: 32

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'[The] delicately drawn, nicely realistic scenes... have a fullness of detail that children always appreciate.' The Observer

'Turning the pages of this book is like looking through a family photo album.' Books for Keeps

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