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From the award-winning team that brought you The Terrible Plop and Too Many Elephants in this House comes this energetic and delightful story about the beginnings of independence, and about being the same – but different!

By the much-loved storyteller Ursula Dubosarsky comes this bouncing story about two cheeky koalas brought to life by Andrew Joyner's classic artwork.

Here is Tim. And here is Ed. Same ears, same eyes, Same feet, same head.

Tim and Ed love to be together all the time. So what will happen when Ed goes away for the night?

From the award-winning team that brought you The Terrible Plop and Too Many Elephants in this House comes this energetic and delightful story about the beginnings of independence, and about being the same – but different!
Tim and Ed is a tale to be read with laughter and enjoyed by all.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670074631

    October 22, 2014

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

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Awards and Recognition

  • 2015
    Shortlisted
    Best Designed Children's Illustrated Book
  • Australian Book Design Awards
    2015
    Shortlisted
    Best Designed Children's Illustrated Book
  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    2015
    Shortlisted
    3–5 Years
  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2015
    Notable Book
    Early Childhood

Also by Ursula Dubosarsky

The Return of the Word Spy (B&W)
The Becky Collection
The Terrible Plop
Too Many Elephants in this House
Terrible Plop
The Word Spy Activity Book
The Carousel
The Word Spy
The Deep End: Aussie Nibbles
Jerry: Aussie Nibbles
Abyssinia
The Game of the Goose
Theodora's Gift
The First Book of Samuel

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Where The Wild Things Are
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake
No One Likes a Fart
Where Is The Very Hungry Caterpillar?
LGB The Tale Of Peter Rabbit
Koala Lou
LGB The Little Red Hen
LGB The Poky Little Puppy
The Wonderful Things You Will Be
LGB I'm A T. Rex!
LGB My First Counting Book
LGB Where Do Giggles Come From
LGB The Fire Engine Book
LGB The Hug Book
LGB The Little Grumpy Cat That Wouldn't
LGB The Fuzzy Duckling
LGB Good Night, Little Bear
LGB Tootle
LGB The Saggy Baggy Elephant