Author(s): Colin McNaughton
This is a new edition of this classic Colin McNaughton picture book, packed with hilarious, detailed illustrations that children will want to look at again and again. We're a lovely bunch of people on our street - King Kong lives at number fifty, the churchyard is full of ghosts and ghoulies, and there's a houseful of pirates at number ninety-four. But you'll never believe who's just moved in next door to us! This is a new edition of this classic picture book, with an eye-catching new cover. It is the winner of the Emil/ Kurt Maschler Award. It is filled with Colin McNaughton's trademark detailed, hilarious illustrations. It is packed with famous characters and visual jokes for children to spot. It features rhyming text that is perfect for reading aloud.
Since the publication of his first title in 1976, Colin has produced over 70 books, many of which he has both written and illustrated. Colin is renowned as a humorous poet as well as for his storybooks and is recognized as one of Britain's leading author/illustrators. His Walker titles include, Giant, Who's That Banging on the Ceiling? We're We're Off to Look for the Aliens, The Aliens Are Coming and Not Last Night But the Night Before and Have You Ever Ever Ever? Colin lives in London, E1.