Pop royalty, Ringo Starr, meets picture book A-lister, Ben Cort!
Based on the lyrics of the world famous Beatles song, this glorious picture book follows five children on a magical journey through the Octopus's garden. The playful Octopus takes them on a wondrous underwater adventure - riding on the backs of turtles, playing pirates in a sunken city and sheltering from a storm in the octopus's cave.
"Beatles fans will lap up the opportunity to introduce children and grandchildren to this picture book version of the song …" Daily Mail
"The pictures are superb." The Times
"Glorious picture book." Sunderland Echo
"Octopus's Garden is a visual delight thanks to Ben Cort's stunning illustrations…The song is so catchy that you'll be singing it long after you've finished the book!" Creative Steps
Since beginning his career with The Beatles in the 1960s, Ringo Starr has been one of the world's brightest musical luminaries. He has enjoyed a successful and dynamic solo career as a singer, songwriter and drummer, an active musical collaborator and as an actor. Drawing inspiration from classic blues, soul, country, honky-tonk and rock 'n' roll, Ringo continues to play an important role in modern music with his solo recording and touring.
Ben Cort is the illustrator of several children’s books, including Aliens Love Underpants and Octopus’s Garden, which have been published in eighteen languages in twenty countries worldwide. Ben lives in Bedfordshire, England.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's UK (July 2, 2015)
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