Gorilla Loves Vanilla

Slurp: it’s even sweeter than it looks. This kind gorilla loves ice cream – and sharing! We’ve got a question for you: what’s the nicest ice cream flavour? It’s a tough one, right? The animals at Little Sam Sundae’s ice cream parlour aren’t sure. So they try out some new flavours. Hen asks for a worm cornet. Mouse wants a blue cheese sundae. Finally, it’s Gorilla’s turn – but he just orders plain old vanilla. Boring! Or is it? Soon his friends decide they’ve not made very good choices. Sometimes plain is perfect. Luckily, Gorilla loves sharing!

  • Rhyming fun from the prize-winning author of Jumblebum
  • Chae’s books include Ping! and Bedtime for Tiny Mouse
  • Nicola O’Byrne is the illustrator of Open Very Carefully
  • She has twice been nominated for the Greenaway Medal

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    Winner of the 2012 Dundee Picture Book Award for The Loon on the Moon and the 2013 Scottish Children’s Book Award for Jumblebum.

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    Winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for Open Very Carefully.

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