A Percy the Park Keeper Story - A Flying Visit (A Percy the Park Keeper Story)

By Nick Butterworth

An exciting new picture book about much-loved Percy the Park Keeper and his animal friends from the bestselling creator of One Snowy Night.

Percy’s friend the hedgehog has always longed to fly but without wings it’s an impossible dream. Until, one day, a stranger arrives in the park, needing the hedgehog’s help. Will his wish come true at last?

A funny, heart-warming story about kindness, friendship and teamwork, introducing the phenomenally popular Percy the Park Keeper to a new generation of readers.

Includes a surprise fold-out page!

Percy and his animal friends have delighted readers around the world for over thirty years!

Format: Hardback
Ageband: from 3
Release Date: 20 Jun 2024
Pages: 32
ISBN: 978-88-361-2197-7
Nick Butterworth was born in London and grew up in a sweet shop in Essex. He worked for various major graphic design companies before becoming a full-time author and illustrator. Among his picture books are Thud!, QPootle5, Jingle Bells, Albert le Blanc, Tiger and The Whisperer, winner of the Nestlé Gold Award. But he is best known for his stories about Percy the Park Keeper, which have sold more than 9 million copies worldwide. Percy has also appeared in his own television series.

Praise for One Springy Day: -

”'Brimming with warmth and gentle humour.” - Sally Morris, Daily Mail

”'An absolute must for every young book shelf” - Reading Zone

”'A timeless classic” - Story Kids

Praise for One Snowy Night: -

”'A heartwarming bedtime tale…” - Susan Hill, The Independent

”'A lovely book to share at bedtime” - Children’s Book News

”'… it’s just right for reading aloud on a cold day” - Books for Keeps