The Wakey Wakey Machine

The Wakey Wakey Machine

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Featuring three individual stories as well as an information pullout section, the Read with Ladybird series is ideal for children who are starting to read for themselves. In 'The Wakey Wakey machine' meet Jessie, a little girl who always has problems waking up. 'Bambang and his ducks' is about a boy called Bambang who has to feed some ducks, but one is missing... 'Windy nights' is a poem about a man on a horse who appears when the night is windy and wet.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 120 x 176 x 8mm | 112g
  • Ladybird Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0721423957
  • 9780721423951
  • 761,897

About Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson was born in Edinburgh in 1850. The son of a prosperous civil engineer, he was expected to follow the family profession but was finally allowed to study law at Edinburgh University. Stevenson reacted forcibly against the Presbyterianism of both his city's professional classes and his devout parents, but the influence of Calvinism on his childhood informed the fascination with evil that is so powerfully explored in Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Stevenson suffered from a severe respiratory disease from his twenties onwards, leading him to settle in the gentle climate of Samoa with his American wife, Fanny Osbourne.
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