Animal Stories For 7 Year Olds

Animal Stories For 7 Year Olds

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Animal Stories for 7 Year Olds is a rich and varied selection of heart-warming animal stories by some of the very best writers for children, chosen by Helen Paiba. The collection is perfect for reading alone or reading aloud - and for dipping into time and time again.

With stories from Dick King-Smith, Ursula Moray Williams, Michael Rosen, Philippa Pearce, Rumer Godden and many more, this book will provide hours of fantastic fun.

In this collection you'll get the chance to meet the mice who are celebrating their silver wedding anniversary, find out how the ostrich got his long neck and also read about the world's happiest woodlouse - along with many other amazing and wonderful characters!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 130 x 197 x 13mm | 138g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1509881956
  • 9781509881956
  • 85,346

Table of contents

Chapter - 1: A Narrow Squeak Chapter - 2: A Hat For Crumpet Chapter - 3: The Lion and the Hare Chapter - 4: Jeffy and Miss Amity Chapter - 5: The Visit of Fudge Chapter - 6: How the Ostrich Got his Long Neck Chapter - 7: The Flood Chapter - 8: The Boy Who Turned Into a Dog Chapter - 9: The Lioness and the Mouse Chapter - 10: Delilah the Spider Chapter - 11: Heaven Chapter - 12: Rabbits Go Riding Chapter - 13: The Happiest Woodlouse Chapter - 14: Tod and the Desperate Search Chapter - 15: Potlatch for Bears Chapter - 16: The Mousewife
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About Helen Paiba

Helen Paiba is known as one of the most committed, knowledgeable and acclaimed children's booksellers in Britain. For more than twenty years she owned and ran the Children's Bookshop in Muswell Hill, London, which under her guidance gained a superb reputation for its range of children's books and for the advice available to its customers.

Helen was involved with the Booksellers Association for many years and served on both its Children's Bookselling Group and the Trade Practices Committee. In 1995 she was given honorary life membership of the Booksellers Association of Great Britain and Ireland in recognition of her outstanding services to the association and to the book trade. In the same year the Children's Book Circle (sponsored by Books for Children) honoured her with the Eleanor Farjeon Award, given for distinguished service to the world of children's books.

Helen has put together many wonderful short-story collections for Macmillan, including the Funny Stories series, the Magical Stories series and the Bedtime Stories series. Her Animal Stories series include Animal Stories for 5 Year Olds, Animal Stories for 6 Year Olds, Animal Stories for 7 Year Olds and Animal Stories for 8 Year Olds.

She retired in 1995 and now lives in London.
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