Author(s): David Melling
The nursery class is lined up in twos and ready to go out with Miss Moo Hoo. Little Bat Jack is on his own at the back, but he doesn't mind. As they walk through the woods, they hear, feel and see something rather unusual...what on earth could it possibly be?
The nursery class in lined up in twos and ready to go out with Miss Moo Hoo. Little Bat Jack is on his own at the back, but he doesn't mind. A delightful new cast of characters from the wonderful David Melling.
This is a heart-warming story with plenty of surprises, we have re-read it many times. -- Red House Catalogue, May 2007 With playful text and a catchy refrain, Little Bat Jack proves that all the best things come in small packages. -- Junior You can always rely on David Melling for an exciting story and some wonderful illustrations - this book is no exception. -- The Bookbag
David Melling was born in Oxford. His father was a sculptor and David inherited his artistic leanings. David has received much recognition for his artistic talent. His first book was shortlisted for the Smarties Book Award and 'What's that Noise?' was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. More recently, The Kiss That Missed was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. His recent picture book, The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day with a voice over by Hugh Laurie. It was shortlisted for the Pulcinella Award 2005 for 'Best TV Movie' category. David Melling is married and lives with his wife and two children in Oxfordshire.