The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like Water by Gemma Merino

Title: The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like Water
Author: Gemma Merino
Illustrator: Gemma Merino
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books (2013)
ISBN: 9781447214717
The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like Water by Gemma Merino is a picture book about identity, relationship skills and family.
Despite his whole family loving water, a lonely crocodile doesn’t like it, no matter how many ways he tries. “This little crocodile definitely hated water. it was cold. It was wet and it was embarrassing. But then something strange happened.” The crocodile sneezes, blows fire and realises he is a dragon, and he finds different ways to play with his family.

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