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  • Published: 1 September 2008
  • ISBN: 9780552559652
  • Imprint: Picture Corgi
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $16.99

Willy And Hugh




An odd couple story of an unliklely friendship.

Willy the chimp is lonely, but then he bumps into the gorilla Hugh Jape, and though the two of them are different, a touching friendship grows between them. Hugh protects little Willy from the attentions of Buster Nose, and Willy can read to Hugh and save the day when a hairy spider comes along!

  • Pub date: 1 September 2008
  • ISBN: 9780552559652
  • Imprint: Picture Corgi
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $16.99

About the Author

Anthony Browne

Anthony Browne is the acclaimed author and illustrator of such prize-winning bestsellers as Gorilla (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Kurt Maschler Award), Willy the Wizard, My Dad, Voices in the Park (winner of Kurt Maschler Award) and Zoo (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal).

In 2009, Anthony was appointed Children's Laureate, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the world of picture books. Anthony was also the first British winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award, one of the highest international honours for illustration. His work has been widely exhibited and his books are published all over the world.

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