Talk to the Animals Roar, Purr, Moo

This delightful new series from much-loved author and illustrator, Alison Lester, introduce children to a range of different anmals and all the noises they make. Babies will respond to the rhythm of the text and the simple, colourful images, while toddlers will love joining in to make their own animal noises.


I see a tawny lion
A prickle in his paw
What do you say, tawny lion?
Roar Roar Roar

I see a lonely zebra
Who wants to come and play
What do you say, lonely zebra?
Bray Bray Bray

Talk to wild animals


I see a spotty dog
Who always makes me laugh
What do you say, spotty dog?
Arf Arf Arf

I see a sleepy cat
With stripey orange fur
What do you say sleep cat?
Purr Purr Purr

Talk to the pet animals


I see a big brown horse
Chewing on his hay
What do you say, big brown horse?
Neigh Neigh Neigh

I see a curious cow,
Her calf is staring too
What do you say, curious cow?
Moo Moo Moo

Talk to the Farm animals

Alison Lester grew up on a cattle farm in Gippsland, Victoria and was a teacher before turning her hand to illustrating and writing. Many of her books have won prestigious awards and have been published all over the world.

Review: Beautifully illustrated to capture children's interest with repeative learning to help young minds learn.

ABC Books
Author: Alison Lester
RRP: $9.95ea
Roar - 9780733318481
Purr - 9780733318443
Moo - 9780733318467