Release Date: September 8, 2015 | Puffin Books
Genre(s): Children's Fiction
Max the Brave is a brilliant new picture book from Ed Vere. This is Max. Max the Brave, Max the Fearless, Max the Mouse-catcher...But, in order to be a Mouse-catcher, Max needs to know what a mouse is, so off he goes to find out. This hilarious new picture book from the phenomenally-talented Ed Vere introduces a new and lovable character, with Ed's trademark bold illustrations and clever story. Other Ed Vere titles to look out for: Banana; Bedtime for Monsters; Mr. Big; The Getaway Ed Vere studied fine art at Camberwell College of Art and has been writing and illustrating children's books since 1999. He is published in both England and the US. Ed is also a painter, working from his studio in east London and is represented by galleries in London and Los Angeles. After a year and a half living in Barcelona, Ed now lives and works in London.
Every kid, and even some adults like myself, love the classic scenario of " Cat & Mouse, " and now our kiddies have a fresh, brilliant take on this! Think of a cute and fluffy version of Tom & Jerry starring a fearless cat who is on the mission of catching a mouse . . . except he doesn't know what a mouse looks like! Join Sourcebooks and I, as well countdown to the celebration of Max The Brave's release, coming this September, and while you wait, peep the adorable book trailer below
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“A cat-and-mouse game to be laughed at and reread.” – Kirkus
“Full of playful humor...enhanced by the humorous text, character expressions, and a not-scary monster to boot. Highly recommended.” –School Library Journal
“Both the punchy text and illustrations command attention, and plenty of readers will get a kick out of feeling superior to Max.” –Publishers Weekly