Proverbs from Far and Wide, Paperback Book

Proverbs from Far and Wide Paperback

Illustrated by Axel Scheffler



If the baboon could see his own behind, he would laugh too. From quarrelling hippopotamuses in Buganda to drinking tea with a fork in India, the proverbs in this book span the world.

With striped squirrels, frowning frogs and bewildered baboons, Proverbs From Far and Wide is a wonderful collection of proverbs compiled and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of the prize-winning children's book, The Gruffalo.

These witty sayings will make you stop to think and laugh out loud.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Picture books
  • ISBN: 9780333961285


Free delivery within the UK
Standard Delivery
Within the UK