The Fearsome Five by Wolf Erlbruch

Title: The Fearsome Five
Author: Wolf Erlbruch
Illustrator: Wolf Erlbruch
Publisher: Gecko Press (2010)
ISBN: 9781877467226
The Fearsome Five by Wolf Erlbruch is a memorable picture book that deals with a sense of belonging, self-esteem, wellbeing and a growth mindset.
Hyena visits his friends, four ugly misfits. They are all despondent because  “it’s generally agreed that we’re revolting”. Hyena rallies the group and guides them to find their special talents. They all convey the message that it’s what you do with your life and not what you look like.

Buy The Book


These resources relate to the book, author and illustrator. The number of resources varies book to book. Please check they are appropriate for your specific needs before using them with children. If you have any suggestions please get in touch!

Books by Wolf Erlbruch

Related Posts

More Books to Explore

The Children’s Library Lady has over 300 picture books on large variety of topics. You will find specific book, author and illustrator information, as well as resources. You can also browse themed books lists and explore all the books on the website. Click on the book covers below to start exploring what the website has to offer.

*Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. When you click them and then make a purchase I receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks for supporting my work in this way

Did you enjoy this post? Why not share it!

The Fearsome Five by Wolf Erlbruch

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.