There's a Snake in My School!

A sssuper-silly picture book by the reigning king of comedy. Warning: if you’re ssscared of sssnakes, keep clear! It’s Bring Your Pet to School Day. Cute dogs, snuggly kittens and twitchy-nosed guinea pigs. Aww: so cuddly! But Miranda loves to be different, and so she’s brought – AAARGH! Get that snake out of here!!!! Miss Bloat the headmistress says snakes shouldn’t be allowed in school. But Miranda thinks different. Can she prove that snakes makes ssssuper pets? And have YOU ssspotted a ssssnake nearby?

  • A hilarious picture book by a king of comedy
  • Spectacularly slithery artwork by Tony Ross
  • A real must from two picture book superstars
  • Themes of inclusion and challenging prejudice

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    David Walliams

    Comedian and writer David Walliams is one of Britain’s bestselling children’s authors


    David Walliams has twice won Children’s Book of the Year at the National Book Awards, for Ratburger and The Demon Dentist, along with many regional prizes including the Sheffield, Doncaster, Stockport and Lincolnshire Young People’s Book Awards.

  • Tony Ross

    Multi-award-winning Tony Ross has become one of the best-known creators of original and traditional picture books and his work has been published all over the world. As well as his own books, he has illustrated books for authors such as Roald Dahl, Paula Danziger and Michael Palin.


    Tony Ross has won a number of awards for illustration, including the Dutch Silver Paintbrush Award for the best illustrations by a foreign artist.

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