Author(s): Emma Chichester Clark (Illustrator)
How the friendship of a lifetime began!The ninth title in this hugely popular series featuring Lily and her loveable soft toy. When Lily gets a new baby brother, she soon discovers that it's not easy learning new things and helping to look after someone so small. But then Grandma brings her a very special surprise; someone who also needs to be cared for - Blue Kangaroo! And from the moment that Lily and Blue Kangaroo meet it is love!
Praise for Come to School Too, Blue Kangaroo: '[One of] the best books to deal with your child's pre-school nerves' The Telegraph Praise for I Love You, Blue Kangaroo: 'Presented in clear, bright colours, this is a charming tale about affection and sharing...' School Librarian 'The story is told with great sensitivity and gentleness and it is a profoundly satisfying and rewarding book.' Carousel 'I love you... would melt the stoniest heart. Blue Kangaroo is ousted from his place... by a procession of new toys. A tender and touching story for three to six year olds.' Sunday Telegraph
Emma Chichester Clark studied at the Royal College of Art. She has worked as a freelancer for magazines, publishers and advertising agencies as well as teaching art for several years, but now dedicates most of her time to children's books. She lives and works in London.