The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven Year Olds

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 ...

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.

The Puffin Book of Funny Stories

Other Puffin collections Compiled 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 ...

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Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0241434742

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

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A collection of laugh-out-loud funny short stories and extracts including: The hilarious antics of Arabel and pet bird Mortimer Laid-back Clever Polly and the stupid wolf The zany Bold family The crazy killer Aunties And many more! From best-loved classic authors Joan Aiken, Terry Pratchett, and Dick King-Smith, to new hilarious voices from Rebecca Elliott, Humza Arshad and Henry White, Julian Clary, Sam Copeland, there is something for EVERYONE to enjoy.

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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Publisher: Something about the Author

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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 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

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

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

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Page: 120

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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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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.

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

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

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

Mice and Mendelson Mists and magic Modern fairy tales More stories for seven
year olds More stories for under-fives ... of Old man who sneezed: read aloud
stories Old nurse's stocking basket Past eight o'clock: goodnight stories Puffin
book ...

Author: Margaret Hobson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0429867530

Category: Social Science

Page: 285

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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.

Something about the Author

The Faber Book of Golden Fairytales , illustrated by Peter Melnyczuk , Faber ,
1993 . EDITOR WITH STEPHEN CORRIN I Work in Progress An anthology for
young adults . | Sidelights Stories for Seven - Year - Olds and Other Young
Readers ...

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780810393721

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 275

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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

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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: 795

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.

The Writers Directory

... 1996 ; The Puffin Book of Stories for Five Year - Olds , 1996 ; The Puffin Book
of Stories for Seven - Year - Olds , 1996 ... Puffin Book of Stories for Six - Year -
Olds , 1996 ; Farmyard Tales from Far and Wide , 1998 ; Read Me a Story Please
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Author: Miranda H. Ferrara

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781558625259

Category:

Page: 1045

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Children s Book Review Index

Author: Gary C. Tarbert

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Category: Children's literature

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Books

They managed to keep my normally hyperactive 7 year - old son quietly occupied
throughout one rainy weekend , so they ... Puffin Books is 50 years old this year ,
and as part of the celebrations they've published a book which could keep the ...

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Cumulative Book Index

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Category: American literature

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A world list of books in the English language.

Contemporary Authors

A Basket of Stories for Seven Year Olds , illustrated by Rachel Birkett , Doubleday
( New York City ) , 1990 . ... for Early Years : Pets , edited by Lynne Burgess ,
Scholastic , 1996 ; and The Puffin Book of Five - Minute Stories , Puffin , 1998 .

Author: Pamela Dear

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780787646059

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 480

View: 337

In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors® entries. For your convenience, a soft-cover cumulative index is sent biannually.While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

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

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