The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven Year Olds

Suitable for seven-year-olds to share or read alone, this title includes fifteen stories from some of our best-loved authors, including Philippa Pearce, Rudyard Kipling and Francesca Simon.

Author: Wendy Cooling

Publisher: Puffin Book Of

ISBN: 9780140374605

Category: Children's stories

Page: 176

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The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven-year-olds edited by Wendy Cooling is a perfect selection of loved stories for all 7 year olds Fifteen exciting stories from some of our best-loved authors, including Philippa Pearce, Rudyard Kipling and Francesca Simon. This brilliant collection is full of magic, mayhem and adventure Find out how the camel got his hump, how Jimmy learnt to vanish and what Horrid Henry got up to on holiday . . . Perfect for seven-year-olds to share or read alone. ***With a gorgeous cover illustrated by Nick Sharratt*** Wendy Cooling was educated in Norwich and then spent time travelling the world. On her return to England she trained as a teacher, and taught English in London for many years. She left teaching to work on the promotion of books and reading as Head of the Children's Book Foundation (now Booktrust), and later founded Bookstart, the national programme that helps to bring books to young readers.

The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories

Some other books edited by Wendy Cooling THE PUFFIN BOOK OF STORIES
FOR FIVE-YEAR-OLDS THE PUFFIN BOOK OF STORIES FOR SIX-YEAR-OLDS
THE PUFFIN BOOK OF STORIES FOR SEVEN-YEAR-OLDS THE PUFFIN BOOK
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Author: Wendy Cooling

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0241380421

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories is essential Christmas-time reading including classics from all eras. A new collection of Christmas stories, from traditional to real life, humour and most importantly, plenty of the magic of Christmas. Writers range from Charles Dickens to Gillian Cross and Malorie Blackman. Wendy Cooling, a former teacher and Head of the Children's Book Foundation (now Book Trust), works as a freelance book consultant, reviewer and editor. She recently put together the successful millennium collection, CENTURIES OF STORIES. Wendy livesin Hertfordshire.

Something about the Author

Book of Stories for Five - Year - Olds , The Puffin Book of Stories for Six - Year -
Olds , The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven - Year - Olds , and The Puffin Book of
Stories for Eight - Year - Olds . Ann G. Hay , another School Librarian contributor
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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 337

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An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 children's authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

The Puffin Book of Magic Stories

The twins, Chotu and Twerp, four years old,were sitting quietly and respectfully
on two little moodas.The problem was that seven-year-old Arjun,the only boy in
the family, resisted Tara and her special place as the eldest. 'You do not,' he said,
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Publisher: Penguin Books India

ISBN: 9780143332268

Category:

Page: 120

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Puffin Book of Classic Stories for Boys

His seven-year-old son, Biltu, was an invalid. Since he was incapable of moving
around, most of his time was spent listening to stories. Both his parents told him
stories of all kinds—fairy tales, folk tales, funny tales and spooky tales, tales they
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Author: Paro Anand

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 8184752644

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 168

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Pick up an alien’s egg go crocodile hunting; run with a gang of pickpockets get lost in a magical maze. All this and more in these stories of adventure, humour and imagination.Oliver Twist leaves behind his gang of criminals for a better life an open window is just what a fertile mind needs in Saki’s ‘The Open Window’ Satyajit Ray’s Badan Babu has a brush with a Pterodactyl’s egg Rabindranath Tagore recollects boyhood days spent dreaming in an abandoned palanquin; and Sherlock Holmes sets off to solve the mystery of the engineer’s thumb. Featuring the works of such renowned authors as Charles Dickens, Louisa May Alcott, Premchand, Mark Twain and others, and a lively introduction by well-known children’s author Paro Anand, The Puffin Book of Classic Stories for Boys is a matchless collection from the masters of world literature for boys of all ages.

The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories

STORIES FOR UNDER - FIVES MORE STORIES FOR UNDER - FIVES STORIES
FOR FIVE - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR SIX - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR
SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS MORE STORIES FOR SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS STORIES
FOR EIGHT - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR NINE - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR
TENS AND OVER ONCE UPON A RHYME THE PUFFIN BOOK OF MODERN ...

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780140319675

Category: Children's literature, English

Page: 192

View: 979

Contained in this book are 14 festive stories for Christmas. The authors featured include Thomas Hardy, Charles Dickens, Noel Streatfeild and Leon Garfield.

Contemporary Authors

EDITOR ; “ QUIDS FOR KIDS ” SERIES Year - Olds “ is likely to appeal to young
juniors , ” while The Puffin Book of Stories for Eight - Year - Olds depicts “ an
interesting range of people , places , and magical possibilities . ” 1997 . 1997 :
997 .

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Category: Authors

Page: 451

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Children s Fiction Sourcebook

A Survey of Children's Books for 6-13 Year Olds Margaret Hobson, Jennifer
Madden, Ray Prytherch. MODERN FAIRY ... 0571 117686 illustrated by Ann
Strugnell THE PUFFIN BOOK OF CHRISTMAS STORIES Penguin, 1986, 192p. –
Pbk, O/P. ... 0571081142 STORIES FOR SEVEN YEAR OLDS Penguin, 1976,
192p.

Author: Margaret Hobson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0429867530

Category: Social Science

Page: 285

View: 455

First published in 1992, this Sourcebook is a basic working tool for all those concerned with children’s reading. It will help librarians and teachers to select a comprehensive stock of children’s’ fiction for their institutions.The authors in the sourcebook have been selected on the grounds of importance, popularity and current availability. Author entries are arranged in alphabetical order and indexes provided by title, series, age-range and genre. Each entry consists of some background information, and evaluative comment on style of the book, a list of the authors books with publisher, date and price, and literary agent where applicable. There is a suggestion of similar authors, sequels, related series and reader age range.

The Writers Directory

... 1996 ; The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven - Year - Olds , 1996 ; The Puffin
Book of Stories for Six - Year - Olds , 1996 ; Farmyard Tales from Far and Wide ,
1998 ; Read Me a Story Please , 1998 ; Centuries of Stories , 1999 ; R . Dahl ,
Skin ...

Author: Miranda H. Ferrara

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781558625259

Category:

Page: 1045

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Let s Play Puffin Book of Sports Storie

Varsha has been studying and practising this traditional Indian dance for
seventeen years, has performed in India and abroad ... In the Country of Gold-
digging Ants and Atisa and the Seven Wonders (both from Puffin books); a book
on Gandhi called, The Mahatma and the Monkeys (Hachette India). ... She hopes
one day her two year old daughter, Devyani, will enjoy her young adult •172•
LET'S PLAy!

Author: Bhogle

Publisher: Penguin Books India

ISBN: 0143331590

Category: Children's stories, Indic (English)

Page: 192

View: 519

Get ready for some fabulous fun with these action-packed stories from the sports field! Fancied Orchid School is already 33 for no loss in the three overs before lunch. Can Model School successfully unleash its secret weapon, Anshuman the chess nerd, and win the match? The two towns of Dilshan and Deewar have their prides at stake at the annual kabaddi competition, and when Lt. Aaron, owner of Tasty Buds and baker of delectable cakes announces he will eat his hat if his town actually wins, it spurs the Dilshan-ites to greater heights. Neeru decides to start playing hockey like her mother to deal with her loss, and discovers there’s no therapy like getting some dirt on her spotless whites. Hockey, TT, cricket, golf, basketball; winners, losers, underdogs, bullies, heroes and cheats, Let’s Play! The Puffin Book of Sports Stories has them all, and more. Funny, uplifting and moving, this unique collection vividly portrays the heartbreaks and triumphs that are an essential part of playing sports, and is an absolute must-read. THE AUTHORS Harimohan Paruvu, Varsha Seshan, Nandini Nayar, Anuradha Kumar, Rachna Chhabria, Harini Gopalaswami Srinivasan, Jaspar Utley, Kavitha Mandana, Imran Kureshi, Devika Rangachari, Khyrunnisa A., Amit Varma

Children s Book Review Index

Author: Gary C. Tarbert

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Category: Children's literature

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The Junior Bookshelf

The Magic School Bus Inside A Hurricane Illus . by B . Degen 48pp 196 ~ 235
Deutsch CB £7 . 99 Miss Frizzle is teaching ... The Puffin Book Of Stories For
Eight - Year - Olds illus . by S . Cox 138pp 197 130 Puffin £3 . 99 pbk Wendy
Cooling ...

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Category: Children's literature

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Stories for Tens and Over

STORIES FOR UNDER - FIVES MORE STORIES FOR UNDER - FIVES STORIES
FOR FIVE - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR SIX - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR
SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS MORE STORIES FOR SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS STORIES
FOR EIGHT - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR NINE - YEAR - OLDS ONCE UPON A
RHYME ROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE THE PUFFIN BOOK OF MODERN ...

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780140313642

Category: Children's stories, English

Page: 205

View: 927

An anthology of modern stories and folktales from France, the U.S., Italy, and Greece, selected for children ten years and older.

More Stories for Under fives

STORIES FOR UNDER - FIVES STORIES FOR FIVE - YEAR - OLDS STORIES
FOR SIX - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS MORE STORIES
FOR SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR EIGHT - YEAR - OLDS STORIES
FOR NINE - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR TENS AND OVER ONCE UPON A
RHYME PUFFIN BOOK OF CHRISTMAS STORIES PUFFIN BOOK OF MODERN
FAIRY ...

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher: Puffin HC

ISBN: 9780140325294

Category: Children's stories, English

Page: 104

View: 423


Something about the Author

Pet Stories for Children , illustrated by Bennett , Faber , 1985 , published as The
Puffin Book of Pet Stories , Puffin , 1987 . ... Sidelights Stories for Seven - Year -
Olds and Other Young Readers , illustrated by Shirley Hughes , Faber , 1964 .

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780810393721

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 275

View: 913

Provides biographical information on over 100 authors of books for young readers.

Waterstone s Guide to Books

GOWER , MICK ( Ed ) NEW Electric Heroes ( 13 + ) Seven stories about the world
of rock music . ... 95 CORRIN , SARA & STEPHEN ( Eds . ) Puffin Book of Pet
Stories ( 10 + ) ( XD0897 ) Puffin pbk . ... Stories for Seven - year - olds ( D1870 )
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Author: Waterstone & Co

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780951258989

Category: Books

Page: 1658

View: 160


Whitaker s Books in Print

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Category: Bibliography, National

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The British National Bibliography

Author: Arthur James Wells

Publisher:

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Category: Bibliography, National

Page:

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Round the Christmas Tree

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher: Viking Childrens Books

ISBN: 9780140317770

Category: Children's stories.

Page: 143

View: 611

A collection of traditional and modern Christmas stories by a variety of authors.

Help Your Child with Reading

Joan Aiken A NECKLACE OF RAINDROPS and other stories Cinderella Charles
Perrault Picture Puffin 1976 The classic version of this much - loved fairy story . ...
The Puffin Book Of Animal Stories Anita Hewett Puffin 1988 Packed with stories
from around the world and perfect for that rainy ... Also : Stories For FiveYear -
Olds ; Stories For Seven - Year - Olds ; More Stories For Seven - Year - Olds etc.

Author: Wendy Body

Publisher: Bbc Publications

ISBN: 9780563215431

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 144

View: 740

Accompanying a TV series, this book gives instruction on what books to select and hints on how to make reading an enjoyable and rewarding experience for the child.