Izzy Gizmo

Author(s): Pip Jones

Picture Books

Izzy Gizmo loves to invent but gets frustrated when her inventions fail to work properly. So when she finds a crow with a broken wing her grandfather urges her to persist until she finds a way to help. A feisty tale of determination, ingenuity, and friendship. Full color.

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`If you're looking for a new book with a determined, strong female role model then this is for you' Being a Mummy blog

`This was such a fun book. We need more books with girl inventors!' Twirling Book Princess blog

`This exuberantly riotous story... blends the fun of rhyme with the touching friendship between a charismatic crow and a never-say-die young inventor' Lancashire Evening Post

`A lovely story of ingenuity and determination' Parents in Touch

`I doubt many will fail to fall for Izzy and her mechanical mind. Pip Jones' rhyming narrative is a cracker to read aloud and Sara Ogilvie's imagination must be almost as fertile as young Izzy's... A real riot.' Red Reading Hub blog

`Jones's loping, engaging rhymes and Ogilvie's vivacious images evoke both inspiration and frustration' The Guardian

SARA OGILVIE is one of Booktrust's Best New Illustrators. She studied Illustration and Printmaking at Edinburgh College of Art and now lives in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

General Fields

  • : 9780857075130
  • : Simon & Schuster, Limited
  • : Simon & Schuster Children's
  • : May 2017
  • : 260mm X 260mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Pip Jones
  • : Paperback
  • : Sara Ogilvie
  • : English
  • : [E]
  • : 32