A beautiful, rhyming adventure about friendship, teamwork and teatime.
This is the story of Candy Strip Lil and Harry the Hog who lived over the hill . and a foggy March day, roundabout three, when Lil had invited Harry for tea.
There's a swirling fog outside and Harry is nowhere to be seen. Lil sets off to find her friend, meeting deer, Sheep and Crow along the way. They're off to find a hog in the fog!
Told in fizzingly original rhymes from a rising star of the poetry world, this is a tale that is sure to delight adults and children alike.
Julia Copus was born in London, near to the Young Vic theatre, and now lives in Somerset. She has won First Prize in the National Poetry Competition and the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem (2010). She also writes for radio; her first play, Eenie Meenie Macka Racka, was awarded the BBC's Alfred Bradley prize. She is a Lector for the Royal Literary Fund, and in 2008 was made an Honorary Fellow at the University of Exeter. Harry & Lil is her debut picture book.
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