The Green Ship


by Blake, Quentin | Reading age: from c 5 years
Published 04/05/2000 by Penguin Random House Children’s UK (Red Fox) in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 32 pages

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A tale of imagination and friendship, from the nation’s favourite illustrator, Quentin Blake!

When two bold adventurers climb over the wall to explore the overgrown garden next door, the discover a ship made of bushes, with tall, thin trees for masts. They also meet marvellous Mrs Tredegar, who turns them into a fully trained crew, and with their imaginations at the ready, they embark on a series of glorious voyages.

‘Blake is beyond brilliant . . . I’ve never met a child who doesn’t love Quentin Blake’ – Daily Telegraph

Quentin Blake is one of Britain’s best-loved and most successful author-illustrators, and was made the first Children’s Laureate in 1999. He has won the Whitbread Award, the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, and the Kate Greenaway Medal. among others.