Winner of the
THIS BOOK IS NO LONGER IN PRINT!
However you can still buy a signed copy and may be
illustrated by Ben Mantle
Meet Callum, a small boy with BIG IDEAS
and an INCREDIBLE CONSTRUCTION KIT
with which to build them.
When Callum collects more kit than his house
can hold, it looks like he might have to stop ...
until he come up with a REALLY BIG IDEA
to solve the problem.
"With quirky, vibrant illustrations, this imaginative story is full of humour and will have you smiling from start to finish."
CHILDREN'S BOOKS IRELAND RECOMMENDED READS 2012
"Any child would love to play with Callum's
ingenious creations ... With delightful, quirky touches ...
readers will love exploring this book."
WE LOVE THIS BOOK
This amusing new book by award-winning author and former architect Jonathan Emmett is enhanced by Ben Mantle's colourful illustrations. Callum receives a fantastic construction kit for his birthday and he lets his imagination run wild. Any child would love to play with Callum's ingenious creations such as the sand-digger and the tractor. Children will identify with the environments and the packed pages will prompt lively family discussions. With delightful, quirky touches like the detail in the portraits, readers will love exploring this book, which doubles up as a wonderful full-page fold-out. A story with multiple storeys!
With quirky, vibrant illustrations, this imaginative story is full of humour and will have you smiling from start to finish.
Ruth Donnelly, CHILDREN'S BOOKS IRELAND RECOMMENDED READS 2012
A captivating story with bright intricate illustrations. Fantastically creative, Callum’s incredible construction kit is used to build a wonderful array of wacky problem solving inventions that range from the almost plausable to the whimsical. The last pages fold out to reveal Callum’s most ambitious creation yet! A wonderful book that will inspire young creators and fascinate kids with its cleverly detailed illustrations.
The illustrations by Ben Mantle are great and the final story conclusion is brought to life by the addition of a great big fold out picture.
A funny picture book with hugely detailed illustrations, children with a love of adventure and creativity will enjoy poring over it.