Author(s): Tim Hopgood
An engaging book about springtime and the senses from the Booktrust award-winning illustrator of WOW! Said The Owl, a first book of colours, and TIP TAP Went The Crab, a first book of counting. When Hoppy the rabbit wakes up on the first day of spring, he discovers a world full of wonderful things! But after he's sniffed the fresh air, listened to the singing birds and tasted the fresh green grass, he starts to feel a little lonely. And so he finds a way to wake up his friends so they can enjoy the sights, smells and sounds of spring all together. Hooray for Hoppy by Tim Hopgood is a bold and beautiful introduction to the senses includes an activity spread to help children learn all about the way they can use their senses to interact with the world around them, whilst the stunning artwork has a retro charm that will appeal to all ages.
A first book about the senses.
Tim Hopgood worked as a graphic designer and freelance illustrator before turning his hand to children's books. HERE COMES FRANKIE won him the Best Emerging Illustrator category at the Early Years Awards 2008 and received critical acclaim. HOORAY FOR HOPPY follows on from Tim's two popular first concepts books, WOW SAID THE OWL, a first book of colours and TIP TAP WENT THE CRAB, a first book of counting.Tim is married with two children and lives in the centre of York.