How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth

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How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth

Authors: Michelle Robinson and Kate Hindley

Reading age: Year 1+

Summary: An enchanting picture book that combines imagination, humour, and a dash of absurdity to take young readers on an amusing adventure. The story begins with a straightforward question: “Have you ever wondered how to wash a woolly mammoth?” From there, the authors embark on a whimsical journey, providing step-by-step instructions for the impossible task. The absurdity of washing a creature that existed thousands of years ago adds a delightful touch of imagination that will capture the attention of children and adults alike. From the mammoth’s perplexed expression to the suds-filled bath and the ensuing chaos, each page is a visual treat that adds to the overall enjoyment of the book.


The book’s charm lies in its playful and witty narrative, as well as Hindley’s vibrant illustrations that perfectly complement the text. The illustrations are detailed with expressive characters and amusing scenes that bring the story to life.

The writing style is engaging, filled with clever wordplay and a gentle sense of humour.

The story subtly conveys valuable lessons about problem-solving, teamwork, and the importance of adapting to unexpected situations. It encourages readers to think creatively and find solutions, even in seemingly impossible circumstances.


Star rating: ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️  5/5

Reviewed by: Tara Cross @_tarasteaching

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