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The Resource I really want to eat a child, by Sylviane Donnio ; illustrations by Dorothee de Monfreid

I really want to eat a child, by Sylviane Donnio ; illustrations by Dorothee de Monfreid

Label
I really want to eat a child
Title
I really want to eat a child
Statement of responsibility
by Sylviane Donnio ; illustrations by Dorothee de Monfreid
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Achilles is tired of eating bananas every day. What he really wants is to eat a child - but mum and dad aren't being co-operative! They try sausage and chocolate cake, but Achilles is not interested. Will Achilles finally be able to eat a child - or is he just a little too little!
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StDuBDS
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Donnio, Sylviane
Dewey number
  • 843.92
  • 843.9'2
  • 843.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
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1973-
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Monfreid, Dorothee de
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  • Crocodiles
  • Food habits
  • Children's picture books
  • Humour
Summary expansion
Achilles is tired of eating bananas every day. What he really wants is to eat a child - but mum and dad aren't being co-operative! What an idea! They try sausage and chocolate cake, but Achilles is not interested. Will Achilles finally be able to eat a child - or is he just a little too little! 'An amusing story with wonderfully expressive illustrations.' - The Independent 'The appetizing mixture of domestic breakfast concerns and fierce child-eating monsters will leave children hungry for more.' - Publishers Weekly
Target audience
preschool
Label
I really want to eat a child, by Sylviane Donnio ; illustrations by Dorothee de Monfreid
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2008
Control code
BDZ0008258778
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm.
Extent
[22] p.
Isbn
9780340970492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
I really want to eat a child, by Sylviane Donnio ; illustrations by Dorothee de Monfreid
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2008
Control code
BDZ0008258778
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm.
Extent
[22] p.
Isbn
9780340970492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

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