With only half a dozen or so words, alborough gives us another day in the life of bobo, the chimpanzee or monkey not quite sure but you get the idea. Cuddle up with bobo the chimp in this adorable bedtime tale perfectly combining warmth and simplicity, told using just eight words. In 2018 he published the story of you his first book for adults, the first in a series called life beyond personality. Oct 18, 2018 jez alborough is the bestselling author of over 45 childrens picture books. Albrough was born in kingston upon thames, southwest london. I love jez alborough s other book with the same characters, hug. We enter this world as pure oneness, what i call our original state of being but we lose this as we become identified with our personality. Jez alborough is the author and illustrator of over 45 books for children. Alboroughs latest endeavor is brief on text but big on emotion. I chose yes for my picture books as sequential art class beacuse, like hug, it uses speech balloons with very simple text in. This is the second book by jez alborough that i bought in a near by bookstore in brookline ma. Aug 01, 2007 cuddle up with bobo the chimp in this adorable bedtime tale perfectly combining warmth and simplicity, told using just eight words. Bobo the chimp is back in this perfect picture book for every little monkey that doesnt want to go to bed yet.
From the awardwinning creator of hug, tall and yes comes another classic picture book for the very youngest children. Site designed by jez alborough and matthew wherry and built by matthew wherry. Jez alboroughs bookplate lots of bookplates by different illustrators my home library. Like his hug and tall, yes by jez alborough stars adorable bobo the chimp, who says, yes, yes to bathtime and no, no to bedtime. Now eddies mom is in the mood to picnic in the wood and she insists there arent any bears in there, except eddies teddy, freddie. Yes by jez alborough learn to read, alphabet preschool. But when mummy comes to put him to bed, bobo says no. Yes deals with bedtime for bobo, while in tall, bobo finds that his jungle. Hug by jez alborough had been a favourite book for both myself and my granddaughter for a while and now, aged 2, she loves the story and humour of yes, told mainly in appealing pictures with very few words. In his journey he encounters familiar inhabitants in adultinfant pairs.
In 2018 he published the story of you his first book for adults, the f. Jul 22, 2011 jez alborough is a hugely popular author and illustrator of books for children, wellknown for his stories about bobo the chimp star of hug, tall and yes. I would have preferred to buy this in a board book, like hug or tall but it was only available in hard cover paper. Jez alborough is a hugely popular, awardwinning author and illustrator of books. Using only a handful of words, jez alborough skilfully tells the bedtime tale of bobo the chimp. With one word driving the plot in each book, alborough s charming chimp capably carries each story, completely engaging readers with his toddlerlike antics. He then says no, just as emphatically, to going to bed. Jez alborough was born and grew up in kingstonuponthames. Pres oversized pages covered with tall, leafy green trees set the stage for and reinforce the mood of this farcical tale of lost teddies. The last time eddie went for a walk in the woods, he had the biggest surprise of his life. Jez alborough is the bestselling author of over 45 childrens picture books. Jez alborough biography jez alborough is the author and illustrator of over 45 books for children. Yes by jez alborough bobo bedtime story bathtime read. Yes by jez alborough bobo bedtime story bathtime read aloud.
Find thousands of lds books, movies, music and more. In alborough s third book for young children about bobo, the young chimp says yes, repeatedly, to taking a bath. I chose yes for my picture books as sequential art class beacuse, like hug, it uses speech. Sparkling rhythmic text, a clever plot, and adorably detailed illustration are the markers of awardwinning children s author jez alborough s latest book, six l. In yes bobo has so much fun in his bath that he absolutely refuses to leave the lake after his bath and go to bed.
This is a captivating book and my 20 month old granddaughters already know it by heart and love each piece of the story of bobos defiance. Yes by jez alborough paperback, 2007 for sale online ebay. Hug book by jez alborough online picture books online kids. Discover book depositorys huge selection of jez alborough books online. Jez alborough born 12 november 1959 is an english writer and illustrator of childrens picture books that have been translated into at least 15 languages and have been recognized for numerous awards. I love jez alboroughs other book with the same characters, hug. Jez alborough is a hugely popular author and illustrator of books for children, well known for his stories about duck and bobo the chimp star of hug and yes. Hug by jez alborough had been a favourite book for both myself and my granddaughter for a while and now, aged 2, she loves the story and humour of yes, told. He loved drawing and painting from an early age and always wanted to be an artist. It takes two friends and a lot of splashing to turn the little chimps no into a yes. On almost any toddlerfriendly booklist, youll find the picture book hug by jez alborough. His eddy and the bear trilogy which began with the muchloved wheres my teddy in 1992 has sold nearly 4.
Jez is the bestselling author and illustrator of the wheres my teddy, duck in the truck and hug series,as well as many other modern classics for children. Yes is the third book in jez alboroughs bobo the chimp series. Cute little bobo says no to go to bed and say yes to bathtime. I chose yes for my picture books as sequential art class beacuse, like hug, it uses speech balloons with very simple text in them and no other text. Particularly good for covering up writing in second hand books. Jez is the awardwinning bestselling author and illustrator of the wheres my teddy, duck in the truck and hug series, as well as many other. Jez alborough books list of books by author jez alborough. Jez alboroughs bookplate while not technically books, the free book plates on this website are awesome.
But with the help of a couple friends, bobo winds up safely asleep with his mother. Alborough would write some more tales of bobo for us. It was like an invitation to me to write a story and draw the illustrations. He has also created many other celebrated books for children, including some dogs do a story about a dog who can fly and the bestselling eddie and the bear books. Jul 14, 2009 discover book depositorys huge selection of jez alborough books online. Jez is the author and illustrator of 48 books for children. A juvenile chimp wanders the jungle searching forwhat else. Humorous rhymes and an unusual conclusion combine in a boys search for his stuffed toy in the forest in wheres my teddy. But when mom forgets the blueberry pie, she runs home to get it while eddie waits in the woods all alone. His tales about eddy and the bear inspired a baftawinning animated tv series. Bobos mother knowingly acquiesces and moves to the sidelines as bobo proceeds to frolic in the river with a young lizard and a baby elephant. I used to love the exercise books which had one blank page opposite one lined page, he says. I have read this so many years ago, and then i get to read it to you again. See all books authored by jez alborough, including wheres my teddy.
His rhythmic writing makes his books a joy to read aloud, while his bold. I used to love the exercise books which had one blank page opposite one lined page. Yes is the third book in jez alborough s bobo the chimp series. Ive been an author and illustrator of childrens books for over thirty years.
All content jez albrough 2008 present unless otherwise stated. Jez alborough is the authorillustrator of the first two picture books about bobo the chimp. This is a book we own and have enjoyed, so i decided that we would start by looking at some other books written and illustrated by jez. Here are a few of our favorite books by jez alborough. Yes by jez alborough, 9781406304565, download free ebooks, download free pdf epub ebook. With the irresistible hug, jez alborough explores a somewhat different format. Jez alborough is a hugely popular author and illustrator of books for children, wellknown for his stories about bobo the chimp star of hug, tall and yes. With help from his friends, he has fun before he has a good night sleep. A big thanks from bobo mama i hope you enjoy this video.
Read aloud yes by jez alborough age 1 8 recorded by shannon. His eddy and the bear trilogy which began with the much loved wheres my teddy in 1992 has sold nearly four and a half million copies and was made into an award winning animated television series. As weve ventured to the library, ive tried to find toddler friendly picture books. Buy yes by jez alborough, paperback format, from the dymocks online bookstore. Jul 25, 2018 alborough s almost oneword book hug started what turned into a series with tall, yes and now play, and became my youngest sons favorite book when he was a toddler.1116 896 737 1315 1005 723 803 226 1150 1280 573 1003 393 71 870 1160 662 929 1276 300 128 1333 463 300 176 183 73 720 1209 557 1265 731 109 55 1406