Opposite

Author(s): Tom Macrae

Picture Books

A little boy Nate, wakes up one morning to see The Opposite sitting on his ceiling. This impish creature manages to ensure that whatever Nate says, the opposite will be true. Nate tries to rectify everything as it goes wrong, but the mess in the kitchen and the classroom soon gets him into trouble. It takes some very quick thinking, and a clever twist, for Nate to be able to get rid of The Opposite once and for all!


Product Information

A first paperback edition of this stylish and quirky picture book. Its originality makes it stand out from the crowd.

" The Opposite is a delightfully ingenious picture book."
- "The Bookseller"

Elena Odriozola has had over 55 book published in her native Spain. Before turning to children's illustration, she worked in advertising. Tom Macrae is best known as a BAFTA-winning scriptwriter for television. His work has been shown on both Channel 4 and BBC, including two episodes for the new BBC series of Doctor Who. This is his first children's book.

General Fields

  • : 9781842705735
  • : Andersen Press Ltd
  • : Andersen Press Ltd
  • : June 2007
  • : 270mm X 230mm X 4mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2007
  • : February 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 32
  • : Elena Odriozola
  • : Paperback
  • : Tom Macrae