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The best bottom

The best bottom

Minne, Brigitte; Pottie, Marjolein

Who has the best bottom in the farmyard? Peacock, with his spectacular tail? Rabbit, with her fluffy tail? Or Pig, with his curly tail? The competition is fierce. Who would have guessed that Frog would win, when she doesn't have a tail at all! Quick wits and inventiveness win out over vanity in a humorous tale which will appeal to children of all ages

Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London : Macmillan Children's 2003
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Statement of responsibility: Brigitte Minne ; illustrated by Marjolein Pottie
ISBN: 0333987373, 0333992873, 9780333987377, 9780333992876
Physical Description: [26] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 x 27 cm.
Subject: Domestic animals Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; Tail Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Brigitte Minne is the author of several successful picture books. This is her first picture book published by Macmillan. She lives in Belgium.||Marjolein Pottie is a well-known and respected European illustrator. Her illustrations are notable for their bright, bold painted styles.


'Naughtier children will shriek with laughter at The Best Bottom' Independent on Sunday