Giraffes can't dance
Part of the Orchard picturebooks series
Number One bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance from author Giles Andreae has been delighting children for over 15 years.
Gerald the tall giraffe would love to join in with the other animals at the Jungle Dance, but everyone knows that giraffes can't dance . . . or can they? A funny, touching and triumphant picture book story about a giraffe who finds his own tune and confidence too, with joyful illustrations from Guy Parker Rees and a foiled cover. ... wonderfully funny. - IndependentA fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp of a picture book.
All toddlers should grow up reading this or hearing their parents read it aloud to them. - Daily TelegraphA joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms.... there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different. - Junior
S 2002 Blue Peter Book Award (Best Illustrated Book to Read Aloud)
S 2002 Blue Peter Children's Book Awards: The Best Book to Read Out Aloud