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Kids' book of the month

Fluff the Farting Fish - Michael Rosen

Fluff the Farting FishElvie is desperate for a puppy that she can train up to do amazing tricks. But it’s not a puppy Mum returns from the pet shop with, it’s a fish.

But Elvie doesn’t give up. Determined to fulfill her dream of having a performing pet she trains up Fluff the fish. He can’t sit, he won’t bark on command, but he does have a very special fishy talent all of his own...

This hilarious tale will have children helpless with laughter. Perfect for early readers and full of fun illustrations, this story of a fish with an exceptional talent will entertain kids and adults alike. If you like Horrid Henry and Dirty Bertie you’ll love this!

Author Michael Rosen is a former Children's Laureate and one of the best-known figures in the world of children's books His (many) best-selling books include classics such as We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Little Rabbit Foo Foo and Fantastic Mr Dahl as well as many volumes of poetry.

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Fluff the Farting Fish is illustrated throughout by Tony Ross, best-known for illustrating the Horrid Henry series as well as the Little Princess - and many more.

Sorry - the competition bit of this has now closed. But if you have received a copy of  Fluff the Farting Fish make sure you leave your thoughts on the book (as well as reviews from grandchildren) on the thread. There will also be a special prize on offer for one gransnetter who posts.