The Bowerbird

Julia Donaldson author Catherine Rayner illustrator


Publisher:Pan Macmillan

Published:30th Mar '23


Available to order, but very limited on stock - if we have issues obtaining a copy, we will let you know.

The Bowerbird cover

Will poor Bert ever find love?

The beautifully illustrated story of Bert - a little bird with a big heart who is looking for love. From the picture-book superstar pairing of Julia Donaldson and Catherine Rayner.

The Bowerbird is the irresistible tale of Bert – a small bird with a very big heart, from Number One bestselling Julia Donaldson and Catherine Rayner, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustration.

Bert the bowerbird has made the most perfect bower nest, complete with a pretty purple flower, and is hoping it will help him to meet the bird of his dreams. But will all his efforts to create a beautiful display be enough to win over Nanette?

A stunningly illustrated book with a wonderful rhyming tale for little ones, from the creators of The Go-Away Bird.

Witty, touching and stunningly illustrated rhyming tale of kindly bowerbird Bert in search of a mate -- Sally Morris, * The Daily Mail *
Donaldson's accumulative rhyme is an irresistible memory game, and charming pictures lead to a happy ending. -- Nicolette Jones * The Sunday Times *
Rayner's illustrations dovetail seamlessly with Donaldson's clever rhymes so that everyone can join in with this heart-warming tale that will fly into and melt your heart * Scottish BookTrust *

ISBN: 9781529092240

Dimensions: 289mm x 257mm x 12mm

Weight: 472g

32 pages