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  • Published: 10 August 2004
  • ISBN: 9780141317144
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64
  • RRP: $13.99

My Very First Joke Book



My Very First Joke Book is full of the very funniest and best jokes!
An excellent introduction to jokes and joke-telling. Over 60 jokes and rhymes, each with their own hilarious illustration - perfect for playground comedians.
There are 'Knock, knock!' jokes, 'Doctor, doctor' jokes, monster jokes, and plain daft jokes. There are silly rhymes, crazy crossbreeds and a whole library of joke titles. Each one is in a large easy-to-read typeface and has its own humorous illustration to make it even funnier!
Kaye Umansky is best known as the creator of Pongwiffy (Puffin) - hugely popular with children because of the irreverent humour. Kaye's trademark humour is evident in all her books and she is well qualified to write a joke book for very young children.
%%%My Very First Joke Book is full of the very funniest and best jokes!

An excellent introduction to jokes and joke-telling. Over 60 jokes and rhymes, each with their own hilarious illustration - perfect for playground comedians.

There are 'Knock, knock!' jokes, 'Doctor, doctor' jokes, monster jokes, and plain daft jokes. There are silly rhymes, crazy crossbreeds and a whole library of joke titles. Each one is in a large easy-to-read typeface and has its own humorous illustration to make it even funnier!

Kaye Umansky is best known as the creator of Pongwiffy (Puffin) - hugely popular with children because of the irreverent humour. Kaye's trademark humour is evident in all her books and she is well qualified to write a joke book for very young children.

  • Published: 10 August 2004
  • ISBN: 9780141317144
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64
  • RRP: $13.99

About the author

Kaye Umansky

Kaye Umansky was a primary school teacher for twelve years, specialising in music and drama. She gave up teaching to concentrate on writing full-time. She lives in North London with her husband, daughter and two cats. Margaret Chamberlain has now published numerous picture books apart from the Jim stories, including The Tale of Mucky Mabel, The Tale of Fearsome Fritz, Dog Dottington and The Little Book of Cats and The Little Book of Dogs. She lives in Bath with her illustrator husband.

Kaye Umansky has sung with a band, been a teacher and now writes full time. Kaye is well known as the creator of the Pongwiffy stories and has written many other humorous stories for children. Children will now love to be introduced to Wilma, a young Wicked Queen with a mind of her own.

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