Author(s): Karen Erasmus
Five platypuses when out one day, Over in the puddle and far away. Mummy platypus called, 'Come back here!' But only four platypuses appeared. Toddlers will love singing along and following the adventures of these five naughty little platypuses in Karen Erasmus' delightfully illustrated picture book. 'Her style captures the innocence and playfulness of childhood in a very sweet and accessible way.' - Pearl Magazine on Karen Erasmus' THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS.
The illustrations are adorable. This is the perfect book for a preschool storytime about counting. - My Friend Lucy this well-known song is easy to learn and in this new form, will delight another generation of kids. - BuzzWordsBooks Erasmus's illustrations are oh-so-cute. - EmHawker blog
Karen Erasmus is an illustrator and artist who lives on the Mornington Peninsula, south of Melbourne - a beautiful and inspiring part of the world. Lothian has also published her books THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS, TEN CHRISTMAS CRACKERS and INCY WINCY SPIDER.