Author-. Gareth Jean Gareth Adamson
About the Author
Jean Adamson is the creator of more than 100 much-loved children's books spanning five decades. She studied Illustration at Goldsmiths where she met her future husband and writing partner Gareth Adamson (1925-1982). They worked on children's books together, with Gareth producing the storylines and Jean the illustration, including Topsy and Tim. More than 140 Topsy and Tim titles have been published, selling upwards of 21 million copies around the world. Since 1998, over a million copies have been sold in the UK alone. Sixty episodes of an animated TV series followed, and three seasons of a live-action version have broadcast on CBeebies, which won the BAFTA Pre-school Live Action award in 2016.
Description-Topsy and Tim are always finding fun adventures in the real world, and this story is reassuring for young children having first experiences of their own. Topsy and Tim join the local football club. Along with their friends, they practice their skills, including dribbling a ball around cones. Then they play a proper game. It's so much fun that Topsy and Tim want to play football every day! Children who are starting to be interested in football will love to read about all the details of the club.
- Age Range: 5 - 8 years
- Grade Level: Kindergarten - 3
- Series: Topsy & Tim
- Paperback: 32 pages
- Publisher: Ladybird; UK ed. edition (June 22, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1409303357
- ISBN-13: 978-1409303350
- Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.1 x 7.9 inches