The Puffin Book of Nursery Rhymes
The Puffin Book of Nursery Rhymes
Raymond Briggs

The Puffin Book of Nursery Rhymes



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This is a revised edition of a famous classic, (originally titled ‘The Mother Goose Treasury’), which first won the Kate Greenaway Award in 1966. Over 250 nursery rhymes are illustrated by the much loved creator of ‘The Snowman, Raymond Briggs, bringing classics to life in an engaging and timeless manner. Read the book aloud to the next generation and enjoy some nostalgic old favourites while also discovering some new rhymes you may never have heard! 

Born in London in 1934, Raymond Briggs is the author of the hugely successful children's books Father Christmas and The Snowman. These books have been translated into many languages and adapted into films, stage shows and animations. His other books include Fungus the Bogeyman, The Bear, Ug, When the Wind Blows and a biography of his parents, Ethel & Ernest.

Details & Care
  • Publisher: Puffin
  • Hardcover
  • Black & white and colour illustrations
  • Number of pages: 160 pages
  • ISBN: 9780141374512