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Ned and the Great Garden Hamster Race - by Kim Hillyard (Hardcover)

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  • Meet Ned, a determined little hamster ready to win a big race!
  • 4-8 Years
  • 11.3" x 9.2" Hardcover
  • 32 Pages
  • Juvenile Fiction, Animals


About the Book

"Ned's determination to win a race leads him to zoom past little critters in need, but when he receives an unexpected act of generosity from a passerby, he rethinks what winning looks like"--

Book Synopsis

Meet Ned, a determined little hamster ready to win a big race!

3, 2, 1, go!

Ned the hamster has been in training for the Great Garden Hamster Race. But when race day arrives, the route is cluttered with critters in need of help. Will he realize that a few small acts of kindness are more important than winning at any cost?

This positive picture book from author-illustrator Kim Hillyard will inspire readers big and small to look up and offer help to those who might need it.

About the Author

After completing a degree in Drama at the University of Exeter, Kim Hillyard spent nine years working as a music journalist for various publications, including NME, Time Out, and the BBC. She has also worked as a drama and arts facilitator, delivering assemblies, storytelling, and workshops in schools, bookstores, and community spaces on everything from phonics to creative writing.
Dimensions (Overall): 11.3 Inches (H) x 9.2 Inches (W) x .4 Inches (D)
Weight: .9 Pounds
Suggested Age: 4-8 Years
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Animals
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Theme: Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, etc.
Format: Hardcover
Author: Kim Hillyard
Language: English
Street Date: July 2, 2024
TCIN: 90076280
UPC: 9780593659045
Item Number (DPCI): 247-25-4926
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Shipping details

Estimated ship dimensions: 0.4 inches length x 9.2 inches width x 11.3 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.9 pounds
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