The Tiger Who Came to Tea (Board Book)

The Tiger Who Came to Tea (Board Book)

50th Anniversary Edition

Share in fifty years of magic…

The Tiger has been coming to Tea for fifty glorious years! Celebrate this incredible anniversary with this brand new cased board book edition of the beloved classic.

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger!

This inimitable picture book is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and time again. First published in 1968 and never out of print, it is a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children. The magic begins at teatime!

The 50th Anniversary board book edition of The Tiger Who Came to Tea is available now wherever good books are sold.


Listen to a preview of the story, read by Geraldine McEwan

Praise for The Tiger Who Came to Tea

“Near perfection of form is embellished by clear, expressive illustrations. The pace is exactly right, the resolution totally satisfying.”
– Dorothy Butler,
Babies Need Books
“This book has enduring charm and young children will delight in the preposterous notion of a tiger creating mayhem in the house.”
– Junior Magazine
“It’s no surprise Judith’s work is still popular. It owes nothing to the vagaries of style or fashion. Her warmth and humanity are timeless.”
– Michael Foreman
“A modern classic.”
– The Independent