The Big Bad Bug

Kate Read

Ages 3 to 6
09 March 2023
32 pages


A richly colourful minibeast drama from the multi-award-winning creator of One Fox: A Counting Book Thriller.

The Big Bad Bug, a self-proclaimed 'very rare species' is used to getting his own way, but claiming a giant berry all for himself is a step too far . . . Will he ever learn to share, and mend his bullying ways?

This bug's eye view from the bottom of the garden will entrance any young child and show them the value of kindness and community. The Big Bad Bug is the perfect picture book for minibeast fans.

Bright, bold and enormously appealing, The Big Bad Bug has a classic feel about it, and will quickly become a favourite at home and school.
A funny, colourful and boldly satisfying picture book
Bursting with Read’s richly detailed illustrations in a palette of rich and vibrant colours, and all accompanied by gentle, life-enhancing messages, this is a story to share and enjoy - Lancashire Evening Post