The Plucky Orangutan –
This charming tale by Catherine Veitch tells the story of Oma the orangutan, who lives in the rainforests of Borneo. Oma always tries to be the best at all she does, and accepts any challenge she’s set. With the help of her friends, Oma grows to realise that she doesn’t have to be the best at everything, and that it’s her plucky spirit that’s more important.
- Perfect for reading aloud to young children
- Beautiful artwork and design
- Original contemporary fiction
- Focus on animal characters in their natural habitat
As well as being a delight to share, picture books are an important learning tool for very young readers. Not only do they help build first words and sentences, they also encourage story analysis and can help spark a lifelong love of reading.