Yickity yak, yickity yak, the yak has a scriffily, scraffily back! This charming collection is packed with noises and rhymes children will love to listen to and repeat. Illustrated in colour throughout by award-winning artist Nick Sharratt, this is a perfect first poetry book, including poems by Spike Milligan, Jack Prelutsky, Eve Merriam, and Eleanor Farjeon.
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about Jill Bennett
Jill Bennett is the editor of Tasty Poems, Noisy Poems, Seaside Poems, and many other Oxford anthologies of children's verses.
Nick Sharratt Biography
Nick Sharratt is a much-respected illustrator and author of children’s books. He was born in London in 1962 and spent his childhood in Suffolk, Nottinghamshire and Manchester.
From a very early age Sharratt loved to draw so it was no surprise that when he left school he decided to go to Manchester Polytechnic to do a foun