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Cyril and Pat is a very funny, rhyming story about friendship from everybody’s favourite picture book creator and twice winner of the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal, Emily Gravett.
Cyril is the only squirrel in Lake Park, and he’s very lonely. Until one day he meets Pat – Pat the bug, grey… other squirrel? Cyril is so
Cyril and Pat by Emily Gravett
Written and illustrated by Emily Gravett
Published by Two Hoots Books
But Cyril’s life turns out to be a lot duller and quite a bit scarier without Pat by his side, and in the end, the two friends learn that some things are more important than being the same
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Cyril and Pat Review
A beautifully illustrated picture
As a new school year approaches, it can be overwhelming for children to form friendships. This book helps them relate to the qualities that friends offer. Be prepared to have your hearts melted by the touching duo and learn that friendship is truly worth fighting for in this funny yet tender story.
About the Author – Emily Gravett
Emily Gravett was born in Brighton. She left school with few qualifications and spent 8 years living on the road (in a variety of vehicles including a truck, caravan and RAF petrol bus called Toby Diesel) before settling back in Brighton and getting a place on the BA(Hons) Illustration course at Brighton University.
Her first picture book WOLVES was published in August 2005 to great acclaim, winning the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and a clutch of other awards it marked the beginning of a stellar career creating extraordinary books for children.
Emily has also won the Best Emerging Illustrator Award at the Booktrust Early Years Awards for MONKEY AND ME and the bronze award in the 6-8 age category at the Nestle Children’s Book Prize for LITTLE MOUSE’S BIG BOOK OF FEARS. In 2008 Emily was awarded the rare honour of a second CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for LITTLE MOUSE’S BIG BOOK OF FEARS. Emily lives in Brighton with her family and their dog, Dilys.
Cyril and Pat by Emily Gravett • totallybooked.uk
Cyril is the only squirrel in Lake Park, and he's very lonely. Until one day he meets Pat - Pat the bug, grey... other squirrel? Cyril is so pleased he's made a friend. But everyone is adamant that Cyril and Pat simply cannot be friends, and they soon reveal why. Pat, as the reader has known all along, is actually a RAT!
Author: Emily Gravett