Murdoch Mole's Big Idea
By Georgie Adams
Illustrated by Chris Fisher
A brand new Early Reader edition of a story about a little mole with big ideas.
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On Monday the oak tree blew down. Murdoch Mole was perfectly certain it was all his doing. On Wednesday Murdoch had a BIG idea. By Thursday Murdoch was nothing more than an ordinary mole with big ideas. By Sunday Murdoch was a somebody!
Georgie Adams was born in Tunbridge Wells, and grew up in Kent and Sussex. She was an editor for many years in the UK and Australia, was co-director of a small publishing company in London, before becoming a successful writer of children's books. She has written over 70 books, mostly for young children. Georgie is married to artist and printmaker, Tom Adams, has two daughters and three stepchildren, and lives in a rural part of North Cornwall, overlooking the Kensey Valley.
Her website is http://www.georgieadams.com/
Chris Fisher is well-known for his vivid, lively illustration style. He has illustrated over 40 titles for Walker Books, Hodder, Puffin, Scholastic and HarperCollins. Chris lives in Bristol.
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- Publication date:
07 Mar 2013
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Orion Children's Books
I enjoyed reading this book and guessing what Murdoch would do next — Gracie Hurley, aged 7, Kidaround.biz
Themes: ideas, lots of mishaps, mischievous people, disappointment on learning the truth, happiness when doing something right, several smiles, a few 'oh no' moments, and yes I did need a tissue — Nayu's reading corner
A lovely story which bridges the gap from picture book to chapter book perfectly, with its colourful layout and easily read enjoyable story. — Parents in Touch, Parents in Touch