Author(s): Pat Hutchins
Rosie has lost her baby chick. She looks under the hen house. She looks behind the wheelbarrow. But little baby chick isn't there. But watch out Rosie - there's someone following you, and it's not just your baby chick! The funny sequel to the much-loved and bestselling Rosie's Walk, with the same element of danger and surprise that children so enjoy.
The long-awaited sequel to bestselling Rosie's Walk by Pat Hutchins - Rosie can't find her just-hatched chick!
It's lovely to see Rosie back again Daily Post Fun for everyone Primary Times It's a real pleasure to see Pat Hutchins' follow-up picture book Reading Zone A fascinating exercise in returning to your past Tyger Tale The Sixties palette manages to look bright and appealing and Hutchins's illustrations still look really stylish Books For Keeps A charming, sweet and funny book about a hen who's lost her chick huffingtonpost.co.uk Rather funny Bookwitch Young children will love the 'look behind you' storyline, and this deceptively simple tale, packed with visual detail, should become as popular as the first Rosie adventure The Daily Mail Pat Hutchins is the Harper Lee of children's books...Hutchins' nostalgic illustrations and careful words keep the smallest chicks engaged to the end. The Times Bravo, Pat Hutchins, you have not lost your exquisite touch! School Librarian This sequel to the iconic Rosie's Walk is infused with the same gentle, ironic visual humour ... Highly recommended Carousel Where have you been all these years, Rosie? Welcome back, and hello to your little chick. Kirkus
Pat Hutchins has illustrated and written over fifty children's books. She won the Kate Greenaway Award in 1974 for The Wind Blew, and was shortlisted for the same award five years later for One-Eyed Jack. She presented the TV series Rosie and Jim and played the role of the artistic narrowboat owner for two years.