The Rescue Party

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What to expect

Celebrate thirty years of Percy the Park Keeper and his animal friends with this funny story in the classic series from award-winning author and illustrator Nick Butterworth!

Percy the park keeper is having a day off. It is a perfect day for doing nothing. But Percy’s peaceful picnic is disturbed when a little rabbit takes an unexpected tumble and needs help…

Includes a surprise fold-out page!

More than 9 million Percy the Park Keeper books sold, worldwide!

Critics Review

  • One Snowy Night
    ‘A heartwarming bedtime tale…’ Susan Hill, The Independent

    ‘A lovely book to share at bedtime’ Children’s Book News

    ‘… it’s just right for reading aloud on a cold day’ Books for Keeps

    The Rescue Party:
    ‘…it’s good for reading aloud to under-fives, and later the six-pluses will still want to read it themselves.’ The Independent on Sunday

    After the Storm:
    ‘…look no further for the best present for any child from two to six.’ Susan Hill, The Sunday Times

    Percy’s Bumpy Ride:
    ‘Imaginatively detailed illustrations and just the right amount of suspense.’ Practical Parenting

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