Noisy Neighbours

Noisy Neighbours

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Life is never dull for the neighbours in Acorn Road...George lives at number 6 Acorn Road, and he loves to sit in his garden doing magazine competitions. Louis lives at number 8, and he loves to stand in his garden practising the trumpet: Traan-traan-traaah! With all that noise, poor George just can't concentrate on his questions. But worse is to come when Harriet moves in over the road...with her big, shiny and very noisy motorbike: Vroom-vroom-whrrr! Now Louis is unhappy, too. But diplomatic Harriet takes matters in hand and proposes a noise rota with competitions, trumpets and motorbikes to be enjoyed on alternate days from Monday to Saturday - leaving Sundays free to meet for tea and cakes! In the second story George has a very difficult competition to enter, but his friends keep distracting him. Finally his patience is exhausted and he asks them to leave him alone, until he realizes that he needs their help to answer some of the questions. When all the questions are answered and George looks at the closing date he realizes that he only has an hour to get them to the magazine office - Oh No! But help is at hand in the shape of Harriet and her super-speedy motorbike and sidecar. They arrive at the office just in time and one week late George receives a golden envelope in the post...he's won the prize!show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 149 x 210mm | 107g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour illustrations
  • 0753408392
  • 9780753408391

About Nicola Moon

Nicola Moon has a real gift for storytelling, and her simple, rhythmic style is perfect for this young age group. She has had picture book success with Lucy's Picture (Orchard) and Penguins in the Fridge, and is also the author of two previous titles in the I Am Reading series: JJ Rabbit and the Monster and Alligator Tails and Crocodile Cakes. Nicola lives with her family in Swindon, Wiltshire. Liz Million is a talented illustrator building a strong profile with her warm and witty artwork. Her previous titles include two lift-the-flap books: Little Red Riding Hood and Goldilocks and the Three Bears (Walker), Be Quiet Belinda (Orchard) and Oh, Crumbs Rodney (Little Tiger Press). Liz Million lives in County Durham.show more

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