Synopses & Reviews
With Snappy Sounds Boo!, children can experience the thrills of seeing and hearing skeletons jumping out from their graves, a ghost train swiftly moving through the darkness, owls hooting as bats circle a haunted house, and organ music playing as witches and monsters dance at a wickedly fun Halloween party. Each page reveals a unique sound paired with large pop-ups, as well as questions that teach children new words and assist in identification and comprehension. Innovative and educational, this bold, brightly colored interactive combines the best of children's top selling formats pop-ups and electronic in a novel and entertaining way.
About the Author
was born in 1950 and studied Graphic Design at the Kingston School of Art, now Kingston University. Derek's career has varied greatly, with the emphasis always being heavily on creative design. He has worked as a package designer, graphic designer, and an artist for an animation studio. In 1977 he became a freelance illustrator. His clients have included The Automobile Association, British Airways, The Sunday Times,
the Food & Drink Federation, Talking Pages and Coca-Cola.
Derek's Happy Snappy series, produced by Templar Publishing, has become a best-selling list with over 7 million copies sold worldwide to date. This list continues to grow and grow, with the latest additions being his series of magnetic Snappy books and two Snappy sticker books.