It has sold more than eight million copies since it was published in 1982.
Dear Zoo has delighted millions of children and it is coming to life on the stage of Bridlington Spa next year.
This production will delight people young and old who have read the book as it unfolds with child-engaging puppets, music and lots of audience interaction.
It comes to the Spa on Tuesday, April 9 and Wednesday, April 10, with two shows on each day. Tickets are on sale now.