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Gilbert in Deep


No. of pages 32

Great for age 3-8 years
Gilbert, the great white shark, is back! In this charming sequel to the extremely successful Gilbert the Great, Gilbert learns to face his fears. Accompanied by Rita the remora, Gilbert disobeys his mum, heading off into The Deep and boasting, "Great white sharks aren't afraid of anything!" However, that isn't quite true! Gilbert encounters all sorts of scary things, from ghost whales to dark caves full of mysterious creatures, and finds himself in plenty of trouble. But his naughty behaviour lands him in the deepest trouble yet and he discovers that the scariest thing of all is an angry mum! Beautifully read by Dervla Kirwan, this edition is sure to be a hit with all Gilbert fans.


There are 32 pages in this book. This is a picture book. A picture book uses pictures and text to tell the story. The number of words varies from zero ('wordless') to around 1k over 32 pages. Picture books are typically aimed at young readers (age 3-6) but can also be aimed at older children (7+). This book was published 2009 by Simon & Schuster .

Charles Fuge is outstanding young artist winner of the Macmillan prize and the Mother Goose Awards. Vicki Churchill is a pop singer with the group Elizabeth Bunny. This is her first book. Jane Clarke is the talented author of over 80 books for young children, including young fiction series such as Dr. Kitty Cat, Pet Hotel and Dinosaur Cove.

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