The Smeds and the Smoos
Soar into space with a glorious story of alien folk that’s literally out of this world!
The Smeds (who are red) never mix with the Smoos (who are blue). So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love, their families don’t approve. But peace is restored and love conquers all in this irresistible tale from the creators of STICK MAN.
Soar into space with this glorious love story of alien folk, from the creators ofÂ The GruffaloÂ andÂ Stick Man.
The Smeds (who are red) never mix with the Smoos (who are blue).
So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love, their families strongly disapprove.
But peace is restored and love conquers all in this happiest of love stories. There’s even a gorgeous purple baby to celebrate!
- With fabulous rhymes and breathtaking illustrations, this book is literally out of this world!
- From the creators ofÂ The Gruffalo, Stick ManÂ andÂ ZOG, which have all been made into animated films shown onÂ BBC1
- Zog and the Flying DoctorsÂ animation will be shown onÂ BBC1Â December 2020.
Praise for The Smeds and the Smoos:
‘A book for our time.’ BBC Radio 4
‘Blast off with the most exciting book yet from the creator of The Gruffalo. Get ready for a wild and wonderful journey through space in a book that is perfect for reading together.’ The Sun
‘The Gruffalo team’s own Jabberwocky, with rhyme and nonsense words but a happy ending, inventively illustrated by Scheffler.’ The Times
‘A timely tale of tolerance that’s fun to read aloud.’ Daily Express