George theWombat book 1 by Eva Papouskova
Paperback published by graffeg 11th November 2021
Illustrated by Galina Miklinova
Translated by Alexander Bucher
George the Wombat wants to go and dig in the forest but first he needs use the potty. There’s plenty of advice available from his friends and family but what is it that will finally help him succeed?
Sit and enjoy this delightful potty companion with George and discover a remarkable fact about wombats on the way !
George the Wombat is a really cute loveable book for age 2+ that all children with laugh and enjoy this story with wonderful animal friends and has an exciting 36 illustrated pages!
I learned a lot about wombats that I didn’t know about before I read this book.
While George is sitting on his potty trying to do a number two, he becomes rather bored. All of his animal friends come to visit him giving George advice in how to a number two on his potty.
Eva Papoušková is an author of screenplays, books and playscripts. She graduated from the screenwriting department at FAMU and has written more than 120 hours for prime time TV, written one feature, and co-wrote on documentaries since. She has worked with the Oscar-winning director Malcolm Clarke. Currently she is focused on teaching screenwriting in English and writes highly-praised books for children in Czech.
Galina Miklínová is a Czech director, animator and illustrator. She graduated from the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague and also studied at the University of Humberside in the UK. Among her TV and film credits is Večerníček O Kanafáskovi, Lichožrouti, winner of the International Children’s Film Festival in Chicago.
Alexandra Büchler is Director of Literature Across Frontiers (LAF). A translator and editor of numerous publications, she was born in Prague and started her career as cultural manager with the Australia Council for the Arts before moving to the UK. She has translated more than twenty books of fiction, poetry and publications on visual arts and architecture, and edited six anthologies of short fiction in Czech and English translation. Among the authors she has translated into her native Czech are J.M. Coetzee, David Malouf, Janice Galloway, Gail Jones, Jeanette Turner Hospital and Rhea Galanaki.
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