Claude in the City

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Peachtree Pub Limited, Apr 1, 2013 - Juvenile Fiction - 94 pages
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Claude in the City

In the first book in this adorable new early chapter book series, Claude and his best friend, Sir Bobblysock (who is both a sock and very bobbly), go to the city for the very first time. They have tea in a cafe, go shopping, and visit a museum. It's a delightful but ordinary day, until Claude accidentally foils a robbery, then heals a whole waiting room full of patients.After briefly considering careers in space travel, cookery and being a rabbit, Alex T Smith finally decided to become an illustrator. He graduated from Coventry University with a degree in Illustration and won second place in the Macmillan Prize for Children's Illustration. He lives in England.

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CLAUDE IN THE CITY

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This British import mixes outlandish adventures (or possibly very vivid dreams) with intentionally juvenile jokes to create a zany first (U.S.) entry in a series for transitioning readers.The episodic ... Read full review

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User Review  - AriadneAranea - LibraryThing

Claude and his best friend Sir Bobblysock have non-violent and amusing adventures. Really fun little book in the intermediate stage between picture books and proper novels - we liked it a lot. Read full review

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About the author (2013)

After briefly considering careers in space travel, cookery and being a rabbit, Alex T. Smith finally decided to become an illustrator. In 2006 he graduated from Coventry University with a 1st Class Hons degree in Illustration. Alex now lives in York with girlfriend Jemma and their three tiny, naughty dogs.

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