The Pelican who Couldn’t


Picture Book

Two ‘tall talking’ pelicans attempt to out-do each other with feather flying consequences. With pop-ups.

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A tale of two pelicans who attempt to ‘out-do’ each other. After much thrashing and splashing and pinching and snapping, one overdoes it, with feather-flying consequences!

A ‘no, you can’t, yes, I can’ story, that may leave you lost for words!

This is a simple storyline with child-friendly language and clever use of repetitive vocabulary. It gives opportunities to explore sea creatures and the two spectacular pop-ups, will have you not only reading, but playing with this book non-stop!

Peggy Collins illustrations are full of fun and her use of bold, bright colours has created the perfect seascape for this maritime caper!

Look Inside


Written by Neil Griffiths

Illustrated by Peggy Collins

ISBN: 978-1-908702-04-3

Pages: 36

Format: Paperback (with 2 pop-ups)

Size: 255 x 230 mm

Issues/Topic areas: Pelicans, sea creatures, boasting

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