You Choose by Pippa Goodhart

You Choose by Pippa Goodhart (Author), Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)

Paperback:           32 pages

Age Range:           5 – 7 years (But I would say 18months to 110 years+)

Publisher:              Puffin

Imagine you could go anywhere, meet anyone and do anything. Where would you live? Where would you sleep? Who would be your friends? What games would you play? Go on . . . you choose!

With the help of Nick Sharratt’s wonderfully detailed illustrations, Pippa Goodhart explores a whole range of scenarios where choosing is made fun! This is a timeless classic which children will love to return to again and again – and there’s something new to find on every read!


What a clever book and yet such a simple idea…Each double page spread has a question answered by a myriad of witty suggestions drawn in Nick’s wickedly perceptive style. Brilliant fun (Carousel)

A vast story-building kit that will appeal beyond Key Stage 1 thanks to Sharratt’s funky images (TES)

Everyone’s fantasies can be fulfilled (The Guardian)


Great for make believe and encouraging imagination (Practical Parenting)


This book never becomes dull. The possibilities are endless. (Baby & You)


About the Author

Pippa Goodhart’s interest in children’s books was originally sparked by a Saturday job at Heffers in Cambridge when she was at school. Since then, Pippa qualified as a teacher and returned to Heffers, where she eventually became Manager of the Children’s Bookshop. She has been writing since 1993 and has written over 100 books! Her books have won or been shortlisted for numerous awards.