Shark's Big Surprise

Shark's Big Surprise

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by Bill Bolton
     
 

Shark is big and scary and all the other fish are afraid of him. But with no one to play with Shark is lonely. One day Shark sets off with a mysterious bag. One by one he snaps up Lobster, Octopus, Starfish, Turtle and Jellyfish who have no idea what's going on. The fish are very worried they might get eaten when suddenly they are poured out of the bag, to find a

Overview

Shark is big and scary and all the other fish are afraid of him. But with no one to play with Shark is lonely. One day Shark sets off with a mysterious bag. One by one he snaps up Lobster, Octopus, Starfish, Turtle and Jellyfish who have no idea what's going on. The fish are very worried they might get eaten when suddenly they are poured out of the bag, to find a huge cake Shark made all by himself! All he wanted to do was share it with them! "Next time you invite us for tea you could just ask," says Octopus. A gripping story with a twist that can be read with lots of tension and enthusiasm, this book is sure to be a firm read-aloud favourite.

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"Shark slid into a dark cave, and waited . . . Before long Turtle paddled by, his large flippers flip-flapping. Shark pounced, 'Got you!' he snapped."
— from the book

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609924348
Publisher:
QEB Publishing
Publication date:
08/13/2013
Series:
Storytime Series
Pages:
24
Sales rank:
1,263,522
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
AD360L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 18 Years

Meet the Author

Floella Benjamin Obe is an iconic children's television presenter, producer, actress, and author who for over 30 years has dedicated her life to making children happy and campaigning for their well-being. She has written over 20 books including Skip Across the Ocean, My Two Grannies, and My Two Grandads, for Frances Lincoln, as well as her acclaimed two-part autobiography, Coming To England, which was made into a film for BBC TV in 2003, and The Arms of Britannia, of which the Daily Telegraph said, "Few other books are as enlightening - or as important - as this one."

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Shark's Big Surprise 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A gift to my shark loving grandson. The colorful pictures caught his eye right away.Reading by the lights of the Christmas tree,totally engaged. A delightful story.