Too Noisy! (Hardcover)

By Malachy Doyle, Ed Vere (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763662264, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012



A read-aloud (shout-aloud?) comedy from Malachy Doyle, boldly illustrated by Ed Vere, reminds us there's no place like home no matter how noisy.
The Bungles sure are a large and noisy bunch So noisy that Sam, the middle Bungle, has no room to think and is desperate to escape his booming, twooting, banging, clanging family. So off he wanders into the woods for some peace and quiet. Deeper and deeper he goes, until . . . "eek "What's that climbing up his pant leg? "Beek "What is flapping around his face? "Eeky-beek "What could be sliding down his neck? HELP Will he ever again hear the comforting cacophony of his own Bungle clan?

About the Author

Malachy Doyle is the author of "Antonio on the Other Side of the World, Getting Smaller "and many other books for children. He lives in Donegal, Ireland.

Ed Vere has been writing and illustrating children s books since 1999. He is also a fine art painter and is represented by galleries in London and Los Angeles. He lives in London."