The incredible book eating boy

Like many children, Henry loves books. Though Henry doesn’t like to read books, he likes to eat them! But one day he feels sick to his stomach.  Can Henry find a way to enjoy books without using his teeth?


Written by Oliver Jeffers
Published by Philomel & HarperCollins 2006

Winner  of Channel 4 Richard & Judy Award 2006      Winner of Irish Book Awards 2007                                   CBI Bisto Book of the Year Awards - Merit 2007


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“ Funny, inventive, anarchic, and deliciously detailed! ”

– The Guardian

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“ This well-done package will charm its audience. The snappy text works well for reading aloud,                               but older children will enjoy exploring the subtle details hidden in the illustrations and backgrounds.”

– School Library Journal

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