Nicholas and the Wild Ones (HB)
How do you deal with a bunch of "wild ones" on your first day at school? Nicholas is faced with a gang of bullies including big Charlie, mean Jake, Wedgie Reggie and, worst of all, their girl leader, Cindy Crocker. But through a combination of artistic talent and inventiveness Nicholas eventually wins the admiration of the wild ones and makes a surprising new friend. A great picture story book about bullying, problem-solving and friendship from multi award-winning author-illustrator Niki Daly.
NIKI DALY is the award-winning author and illustrator of many Frances Lincoln books, including the Jamela series, Pretty Salma (9781845074982), No More Kisses for Bernard (9781847801050), Ruby Sings the Blues (9781845072803) and The Herd Boy (9781847802170). His groundbreaking multicultural title Not So Fast, Songololo (9780711217652) was chosen for the Diverse Voices Top 50 of the Best Children's Books in 2014. Niki lives in lives in Kleinmond, South Africa with his wife, the illustrator Jude Daly.