Never, Not Ever!


An instant classic from Beatrice Alemagna: a laugh-out-loud tribute to little kids everywhere who would prefer not to leave home on the first day of school.

This book is not yet published, but will be available from July 2021.

ISBN: 9780500652725 Category:

Beatrice Alemagna


Pascaline (a bat) DOES NOT WANT to go to school. It doesn’t matter who else is going! She knows exactly what she doesn’t want. ‘Never, Not Ever!’, she shrieks loudly on the first day. So loudly, in fact, that something amazing happens – and it changes everything.

Charming and laugh-out-loud funny, this irresistible first-day of school saga is sure to be a repeat read.

Additional information

Weight 300 g
Dimensions 23 x 28 cm
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 15 July 2021
Number of pages 48
Format Hardback
Dimensions 23 x 28 cm
Weight 300 g
Beatrice Alemagna is a bestselling author and illustrator of children's books. She is the winner of numerous awards, including the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Award and the Hans Christian Andersen Award.