I Will Not Wear Pink (Hardcover)

By Joyce Dunbar, Polly Dunbar (Illustrator)

Otter-Barry Books, 9781910959077, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 3, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/3/2016)

List Price: 17.99*
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When Plunkett the pig gets an invitation from Priscilla Pig he is excited, until he sees the dress code: WEAR PINK. Plunkett sets out for the party adorned in the pink outfit Priscilla has sent him, but very soon flings away the prescribed party gear in favour of his own favorite colour - his own skin, which also happens to be pink A glorious romp in celebration of personal freedom and choice, and also featuring glorious brown mud - as well as a romantic ending

About the Author

Joyce Dunbar is famous for her lively and quirky picture books with a wide emotional range, all of which revel in the joy of language and the playfulness of words. She can be funny (Eggday), serious (This is the Star), gentle (Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep) or adventurous (Shoe Baby). Her classic Mouse and Mole series has been recorded as audio books by Alan Bennett. Joyce Dunbar has written more than eighty books, translated into 20 languages worldwide. She lives in Norwich, UK. Polly Dunbar, daughter of Joyce Dunbar, is the internationally acclaimed author and illustrator of Penguin, Dog Blue and the Tilly books. She has also illustrated several bestselling picture books with Margaret Mahy, the iconic New Zealand author, including Bubble Trouble, Down the Back of the Chair and The Man from the Land of Fandango. She lives in Hove, East Sussex, UK, with her partner and their son.