Kipper first appeared on four legs in the Mick Inkpen timeless picture book The Blue Balloon. The picture book, Kipper, first published in 1991 made him the star of the show and he's been going from strength to strength ever since. Kipper's world is a world where anything can happen and he has enormous child appeal. He is a classic picture character now, loved by children the world over in the same way that Thomas the Tank or Peter Rabbit are loved.
This simple novelty board books contains five chunky shapes to put in the right place on every spread. Young children will love to interact with Kipper as they help him decide what he needs at bedtime.
Simple interactive fun, encourages hand to eye co-ordination and early matching and recognition skills.
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There is a whole range of Kipper books to choose from: classic picture books, TV tie in picture books, novelty board books, sticker books, pop up books and much much more.
Kipper is on CITV: the new animation series is due to broadcast in autumn 2000 with repeats of past series starting in the summer.
Kipper's animation series has been awarded the BAFTA award for best children's animation.
Kipper is everyone's favourite puppy!
These books will help to develop problem-solving skills, and will also encourage toddlers to pay attention to detail and look for clues to find the answer. - Pregnancy, May 00
Mick Inkpen is now one of the top-selling picture book artists and writers in the world whose stories have sold millions worldwide. His most popular characters are Kipper and Wibbly Pig. He is a winner of the British Book Award for the best illustrated book, for Lullabyhullabaloo, and the Children's Book Award for Threadbear. Kipper won a BAFTA for best animated children's film in 1998.