Five Minutes' Peace, Paperback

Five Minutes' Peace Paperback

Illustrated by Jill Murphy

Part of the Large Family series



A stunning 25th anniversary edition of an award-winning picture book favourite, this is the story of Mrs Large the elephant - who just needs five minutes of peace and quiet away from her boisterous children!

So, taking refuge in the bathroom, she fills herself a hot, foamy bubble bath and takes in a tray of her favourite breakfast and the morning paper.

But there's never a dull moment with the Larges, and it soon becomes clear that mum's quiet time is to be very short-lived!

Family life is beautifully observed in this warm and funny modern classic from Jill Murphy, one of Britain's most treasured author-illustrators.

With the jacket of this edition revealing an exclusive height chart, this is the perfect gift for mums and little ones alike.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32 pages, chiefly col. Illustrations
  • Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
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  • Category: Picture storybooks
  • ISBN: 9781406330120



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