The Tiger Who Came To Tea Story Book.


The Tiger Who Came To Tea Story Book.


The classic picture book story of Sophie and her extraordinary teatime guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published more than fifty years ago. Now an award-winning animation!

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 warm and funny picture book story is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. First published in 1968 and never out of print, it has become a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children.

The magic begins at teatime!

About the Author

Judith Kerr OBE was born in Berlin. Her family left Germany in 1933 to escape the rising Nazi party, and came to England. She studied at the Central School of Art and later worked as a scriptwriter for the BBC.
Judith married the celebrated screenwriter Nigel Kneale in 1954. She left the BBC to look after their two children, who inspired her first picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea. Published in 1968 and never out of print in the fifty years since, it has become a much-loved classic and perennial bestseller.
Judith was awarded the Booktrust Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016, and in 2019 was named Illustrator of the Year at the British Book Awards. Judith died in May 2019 at the age of 95, and her stories continue to entertain and delight generations of children.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea Pop-Up Book

Celebrate the anniversary of the classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary teatime guest with this exciting luxury pop-up edition.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea Gift Edition

Available in this spectacular slipcased hardback edition with exclusive anniversary art print, to celebrate this very special anniversary.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea Board Book

Now available in a new, cased board book format.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea Party Book

For the first time you can hold your own Tiger Tea Party with this very special book containing everything you need for the perfect party!

Package Includes

1x Tiger Who Came To Tea Story Book.


Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Hina Alam

The book is so well written and the illustrations are sophisticated.

Ambreen Hussain

Love this classic story book. The book quality is very good, the size is bigger than I expected. Very much enjoying.

Shafia Junejo

It’s a really sweet book, a classic for a reason. Beautiful pictures too and yes, kids love it!

Syeda Habiba Bukhari

Easy to follow for a 2 year old. So very happy I bought this book. It's one of her favourites.

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