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  • Published: 1 June 2015
  • ISBN: 9781783441631
  • Imprint: Andersen
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $14.99

TiN




Shortlisted for the Irish Children's Book Award, this robot rumpus comes from the award-winning creator of The Lonely Beast.

Tin is looking after his little sister Nickel one afternoon when she grabs hold of a balloon and floats away! Tin and his dog Zinc set off in hot pursuit as she floats towards the big city... Can they rescue Nickel before she goes too far?

  • Pub date: 1 June 2015
  • ISBN: 9781783441631
  • Imprint: Andersen
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $14.99

About the Author

Chris Judge

Chris Judge is an illustrator and painter based in Dublin. His work has appeared in advertising, newspapers, magazines and exhibitions around the world. His debut picture book, The Lonely Beast, won the Irish Children’s Book Award in 2011.

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Praise for TiN

“Judge's eye-catching illustrations are a joy.”

Irish Independent

“Judge has a brilliant knack for structure, while his colourful graphics will appeal to children as well as their parents.”

The Sunday Business Post

“Enjoyable and well-paced. Most collections will find this title a worthy addition.”

School Library Journal

“A wonderful adventure... Chris Judge's illustrations are a delight.”

Lovereading Book of the Month

“Colourful, off-beat and very funny, this is a delight.”

The Irish Examiner

“Colourful block illustrations are a hit.”

The Sunday Business Post

“Good old-fashioned chasing adventure... hilarious.”

Storyseekers Blog

“Vibrant adventure... packed full of colour explosions. Great for the younger reader with bold, vivid imagery and bite-sized chunks of copy.”

Picture Books Blogger - Sarah Yewman

“Wonderful new adventure. Brilliantly original. A whole new mechanical world - and it's magical.”

Daily Mail Christmas Books 2014

“Robotic and colourful story of sky-high adventure.”

The Irish Times Best Books of 2014 for children and young adults

“Sweet, exciting, gender neutral… and beautifully done. Top marks.”

Bookbag

“Good old-fashioned chasing adventure… hilarious.”

Storyseekers Blog

“Action-packed visual narrative… vividly coloured illustrations. Great fun.”

Red Reading Hub Blog

“Exciting adventure. Involving and animated book, its activity-filled narrative complemented by the striking and stylish geometric illustrations.”

Good Book Guide

“Vibrant adventure... packed full of colour explosions. Great for the younger reader with bold, vivid imagery and bite-sized chunks of copy.”

Picture Books Blogger - Sarah Yewman

“Sweet, exciting, gender neutral... and beautifully done. Top marks.”

Bookbag

“It’s worthwhile letting yourself dwell on the loveliness of these images”

Do You Ever Stop to Think Blog

“Fun-filled story with lovable characters and gorgeous illustrations.”

Magpie That Blog

“Lovely and fun. Bound to stay in print for generations to enjoy.”

The School Librarian


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