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    HarperCollins UK, Unknown Binding, 2009
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    HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, Paperback, 2008
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Thud!

Average rating
4.4 out of 5
Based on 14 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description


A hilarious picture book from Nick Butterworth, the highly-regarded, prize-winning, creator of Percy the Park Keeper.

In a fantastical land where even warthogs are beautiful, the peace is shattered one day by the deafening thud of something very large nearby. Is it a monster? None of the animals feels brave enough to find out, but they know of an `Ugly Beast' who might ... More
Book Information
PublisherHarperCollins Children's Books
BindingPaperback (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-100006646468
ISBN-13978-0006646464
Publication Date04/01/2008
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About Nick Butterworth (Author, Illustrator) : Nick Butterworth is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Nick Butterworth include Percy Annual, Thud, Tiger.
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Reader Comments
6/14/2009 Glenn Hibburt said: I loved this little story by Nick and his excellent illustrations. It's all about the dangers of assumption. A wonderful twist at the end. I enjoyed it a lot.
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7/17/2008 Louise Tucker said:
This is a fun book to read and children love the way you can change the emphasis on the word "thud" throughout the book. (As the monster comes and goes the word is either big or small. ) It also teaches how teamwork can be the best approach as well as that things are not always as scary as they ma... more

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