Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Terry Perkins and his Upside Down Frown by Felix Massie (Frances Lincoln Children's Books)

What's the world like viewed upside down? Let's ask this poor frowny chap...

Here's an odd but original twisty turny tale, the tale of one Terry Perkins! In "Terry Perkins and his Upside Down Frown", Terry is a decidedly different child. As he learns to talk, everything that he says seems to come out upside down...When other babies are starting to say "Mum, Dad and Doggy" poor Terry can only utter "ʎƃƃop 'pɐp 'ɯnW" instead.

It takes an eccentric doctor to spot the problem and suggest a radical cure. Flip Terry upside down and turn his frown into a smile, and also spɹoʍ sᴉɥ llɐ uɹnʇ the right way up!

But can poor Terry really live a life standing on his head?

A fun and original story with a lovable central character.

Charlotte's best bit:ƃuᴉɥʇ pɐq ɐ ʎlᴉɹɐssǝɔǝu ʇ,usᴉ ʇuǝɹǝɟɟᴉp ƃuᴉǝq ʇɐɥʇ puɐ dᴉɥspuǝᴉɹɟ ɟo ǝnlɐʌ ǝɥʇ ʇnoqɐ llɐ ƃuᴉuɹɐǝl ʎɹɹǝʇ

Daddy's Favourite bit: ¡oʍʇ ɹo ʇsᴉʍʇ ɐ ɥʇᴉʍ ʎɹoʇs lɐuᴉƃᴉɹo pnolɐ-pɐǝɹ unɟ ∀

Terry Perkins and his Upside Down Frown

Written and Illustrated by
Felix Massie

Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books

Release Date: 6th August 2015

(Kindly sent to us for review by Frances Lincoln Children's Books)

1 comment :

  1. Really glad you enjoyed it! I did a little animation of it here too if you'd like to see or add it to the blog!


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