The Zoomers' Handbook
|Author:||Ana De Moraes|
This is not a handbook for farmers. Farmers look after chickens, cows and pigs. Anyone can do that. This is not a handbook for zookeepers. Zookeepers look after monkeys, elephants and lions. That's easy. This is a handbook for zoomers. Zoomers look after very special beasts...You can discover the secret of the shiger's stripy wool, the challenges of owning a loyal but gigantic dogephant and the special skills of the super-fast horsodile in this mind-bending, creature-blending debut from husband and wife team Thiago and Ana de Moraes.
Have you got what it takes to be a zoomer? Discover a world of mixed-up animals!
"Striking" Telegraph "Stylish and very witty debut" -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller "Clever and often charming" Kirkus "A nice choice for a silly storytime" Booklist "Playful illustrations and a light, fun text... the concept will delight children" Books for Keeps
Ana De Moraes (Author) Ana De Moraes is an incurable storyteller and a creative director at the BBC. She lives in London with her husband Thiago and their young son.Thiago de Moraes (Illustrator) Thiago De Moraes grew up obsessed with drawing and would doodle on anything - even his exam papers. He started illustrating professionally at the age of 16 for a Brazilian newspaper. After university Thaigo came to London with his wife Ana and they decided to stay. Thiago has won major awards for his illustration work in advertising - The Zoomer's Handbook is his children's illustration debut.