The Weed



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Quentin Blake


The Weed is a new title from the highly acclaimed author/illustrator Quentin Blake. An inspiring fable about the power of nature, encouraging children and adults alike to care for the environment and each other. The Meadowsweet family suddenly and expectedly find themselves at the bottom of a giant crack in the earth. With the help of their pet bird, Octavia and a magical seed, the family go on a journey to the surface.A charming, fantastical story about discovery, the potential for growth, the power of an idea and the importance of having faith in the unknown.

Additional information

Weight 370 g
Dimensions 22.2 x 28.8 cm
Publisher name Tate Publishing
Publication date 26 March 2020
Number of pages 32
Format Hardback
Dimensions 22.2 x 28.8 cm
Weight 370 g

Quentin Blake is an internationally beloved illustrator and author, renowned for his collaborations with
writers such as Roald Dahl and David Walliams as well as his own creations.