Chicken Clicking

By Jeanne Willis, Tony Ross

Synopsis

One night Chick hops onto the farmer's house and has a browse on his computer - click - soon she's shopping online for the whole farm! But when she arranges to meet up with a friend she's made online, she discovers all is not as it seems...

Year of Publication

Review

"A great book for parents and teachers to use to introduce safety on the internet (not forgetting the fun story, too)" -- Libby Allman Guardian "Highly entertaining... A subtle introduction to responsible internet use, lightened by Willis's wild imagination and Ross's delightful pictures." -- Sally Morris Daily Mail "Absolutely perfect... Every primary school in the country should own a copy of this book." -- Melanie McGilloway Armadillo Magazine "Award-winning Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross go to the heart of a modern predicament in this cautionary tale" Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading, Book of the Month "An ideal book to introduce the idea of responsible use of the Internet to a wide range of ages, both Early Years and Primary. Highly recommended." Books for Keeps

Author Biography

Jeanne Willis is one of the most successful children's picture book authors. She also writes for television and video companies, and has two children. Amongst her many other prize-winning books, she has written Who's in the Loo? which was shortlisted for the Nottingham Children's Book Award, won the Red House Picture Book Award and was the overall winner at the Sheffield Children's Book Award. Tony Ross has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver medal in the Smaries Prize 2003. A major animated series of Tony Ross's Little Princess is curently showing on Channel 5's Milkshake. He lives in on the Welsh border.