Five More Minutes is a brilliant and charming story about a single fox father and his two sons, written by award-winning picture book creator and author-illustrator, two times CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal nominee Marta Altés, with simple text and stunning artwork.
Five More Minutes is a very sweet story of a fox family with different dynamics and a great representation of a single parent. His little son gives his father advice about what time really means, and how to make the most of it, from bath time to baking time to ‘dad’ time.
Alongside a little fox, this wise and witty storybook teaches children the concept of spending time with the family and how important it is. It is a clever explanation of how time is interpreted differently between children and adults. As a perfect book for Father’s Day, it would make a great book for a parent-child reading, or even as a discussion piece.
Five More Minutes is a storybook ideal for the reading out aloud activity and for more confident little ones can also try to read them on their own. It is brief, vivid in words, and captivating for the little ones to keep their interests. Five More Minutes storybook is a perfect book for young children to read who are at beginner’s level with its simple sentences to promote interest in the literature and eye-catching, attractive illustrations to keep the little ones interested and engaged. Above all, this story also has a good life lesson to give and unforgettable characters that will stay with the kids for a long time!