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Quentin Blake’s Amazing Animal Stories

John Yeoman

Illustrated by Quentin Blake

Pavilion Children's


ISBN: 9781843652953

Price: £9.99

Publication date: 11 September 2014

ISBN: 9781843651956

Price: £10.99

Publication date: 6 October 2011

Category: Fiction

Meet fearsome alligators, clever coyotes, a jittery leopard, a shell-less tortoise and all sorts of amazing animals in these wonderful stories from John Yeoman and Quentin Blake.

  • A beautiful collection of 14 wonderfully told animal folk tales
  • Illustrated by one of the greatest children’s artists working today
  • Stories that will entertain and get children thinking
  • Written by expert storyteller, John Yeoman
  • Perfect for children aged 8-12

Other titles in the series: Quentin Blake’s Magical Tales


John Yeoman wrote his first children’s book after leaving Cambridge University, where he read English. This began a collaboration with Quentin Blake which has continued for over forty years. John taught for twenty-eight years, before retiring to spend more time writing, reading and relaxing in France.


ABOUT THE Illustrator

Quentin Blake is one of today’s most popular and best-loved children’s illustrators. His books are loved by children all over the world. His titles include Mr Magnolia, Mrs Armitage and, of course, the many stories of Roald Dahl.