Hippo is having a bad day. He misses breakfast and his tummy rumbles really loudly in class. When he finds himself in the school kitchen, he spots the most delicious cake ever. He can't resist. But will he let someone else be blamed for eating it?
A lively picture book that examines the issue of not listening in an amusing but reassuring way through animal characters - perfect for young children who forget to listen. The story offers a gentle way in to reinforce this good behaviour. At the end of the story there are notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children be honest and accept responsibility for their actions.