The Five Misfits by Beatrice AlemagnaThe Five Misfits by Beatrice Alemagna

The Five Misfits

byBeatrice Alemagna

Hardcover | May 4, 2017

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There were five of them altogether. Five misfits. ÿÿÿÿ

The five had never amounted to much in life, nor did they feel like doing anything. And then one day, from who knows where, came an extraordinary fellow...

When Mr Perfect comes to stay, the five misfits find themselves questioning what their purpose in life is. Can they teach him that not fitting in is more fun than trying to be perfect?ÿ

A quirky, allegorical picture book from the multi award-winning creator of A Lion in Paris.ÿ

Beatrice Alemagna was born in Bologna, Italy in 1973. When she was a child her biggest heroes were Pippi Longstocking, Marcovaldo, Karlsson on the roof, Silvester, and Meffi. At age 8, she decided that, whatever the cost, when she grew up she would become a painter and a writer of novels. Her picture books have won multiple awards incl...
Title:The Five MisfitsFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:40 pages, 12.75 × 9 × 0.25 inShipping dimensions:12.75 × 9 × 0.25 inPublished:May 4, 2017Publisher:Frances Lincoln Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1847806376

ISBN - 13:9781847806376

Appropriate for ages: 2


Editorial Reviews

'"The Five Misfits" is a stonkingly brilliant offering from the fabulous Beatrice Alemanga. With an inimitable contemporary sytle all of her own, Alemanga has produced another gem of a book...'

Sarah Yewman