Broaden Your Horizons

Richard Williams, Independent Usborne Organiser


Very first words

  • A colourful and charmingly illustrated board book, filled with familiar animals for little children to spot and name.
  • Provides lots to look at and talk about together, including wild animals, pets, and farm animals.

Board book:

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Extra information

Key Stage: EYFS; Age 2+

BIC: A2K79

Board book:
ISBN: 9781409551706
12 pages
170 x 150mm

Illustrator: Rosalinde Bonnet

Felicity Brooks

Felicity Brooks is an Editorial Director and writer at Usborne Publishing. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked as an actor, teacher and lexicographer before starting work in children’s publishing in the late 1980s. She has written and edited hundreds of children’s titles, including stories and novelty books for pre-schoolers and books about history, geography, languages, science, maths, nature and the arts. Her books have won the TES Senior Information Book Award, the Aventis Science Books Prize, the SLA Information Book Award, the Sheffield Baby Books Award and Practical Pre-school Gold and Silver Awards.

Felicity Brooks

Press reviews

A chunky, beautifully illustrated boardbook, this provides lots for little children to look at and talk about as they find out about animals.
Surrey Advertiser
Encourage your child's first words and animal recognition with the colourful and lively pictures in this chunky first word book... The illustrations are quite charming and perfectly pitched for the age group.
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