Suzanne Selfors - Once Upon a Pet - Hachette Children's Group

Once Upon a Pet

A Collection of Little Pet Stories

By Suzanne Selfors

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  • £5.99

A brilliant collection of pet stories from the world of Ever After High! Featuring the pets of all your favourite characters.

More fun from the world of Ever After High! This story collection features tales about the lovable and one-of-a-kind pets of your favourite characters.

The collection includes:
Duchess Swan and the Next Top Bird: A Little Pirouette Story
Lizzie Hearts and the Hedgehog's Hexcellent Adventure: A Little Shuffle Story
Ginger Breadhouse and the Candy Fish Wish: A Little Jelly Story
Hopper Croakington II and the Princely Present: A Little Drake Story
Dexter Charming and the Trouble with Jackalopes: A Little Mr. Cottonhorn Story
Darling Charming and the Horse of a Different Color: A Little Sir Gallopad Story
PLUS, two brand-new short stories!

These stories by Suzanne Selfors have previously been published as digital shorts - this collection brings them together in print for the first time.

Biographical Notes

Best-selling author, Suzanne Selfors, feels like a royal on some days and a rebel on others. She's written many books for kids, including the Smells Like Dog series and The Imaginary Veterinary series.
She has two charming children and lives on a magical island kingdom where she hopes it is her destiny to write stories forever after.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781510200333
  • Publication date: 27 Oct 2015
  • Page count: 224
  • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Fairy Tail Ending: A School Story

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Truth or Hair

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

The fifth hexciting book in Suzanne Selfors' Ever After High: A School Story series. Holly and Poppy O'Hair are twins, but it's always been easy to tell these sisters apart. Because she is destined to be the next Rapunzel, Holly has always had the longest locks at Ever After High, while Poppy, whose fairytale destiny is up in the air, wears her hair short to express her individuality. But when Poppy's hair begins growing longer and longer, while Holly's hair gets shorter and shorter, it seems as if the sisters might have to reveal the secret they've been keeping about their destinies. Can they turn this bad hair day around, or will their fairytale ending be a fairy-fail?

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Fairy's Got Talent

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Hero Training

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Darling Charming and the Horse of a Different Colour

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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A Semi-Charming Kind of Life

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Science and Sorcery

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

Enroll in Professor Rumpelstiltskin's Science and Sorcery class at Ever After High! Join Ginger Breadhouse and create your own destiny. Think up your own MirrorCast show, invent some new recipes, and rewrite Hopper Croakington II's story in this fun activity hextbook! A companion to Suzanne Selfors' novel Ever After High: Kiss and Spell

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Dexter Charming and the Trouble with Jackalopes

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Ever After High: Hopper Croakington II and the Princely Present (A Little Drake Story)

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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Kiss and Spell

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

At Ever After High, Ginger Breadhouse is getting out from under her mum's evil reputation and forging her own destiny as a pastry chef and the host of the MirrorCast show Spells Kitchen. The problem is that her show will lose its camera crew unless she can increase her viewership to compete with the likes of Blondie Lockes and her show, Just Right. Ginger thinks a special Wish Spell from Professor Rumpelstiltskin will give her a showstopper recipe, but instead it accidentally grants her crush Hopper Croakington II a misfired wish. Can she undo the magic before it's too late?Don't miss the companion activity book, Science and Sorcery!

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General Villainy

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

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Ever After High: Ginger Breadhouse and the Candy Fish Wish (A Little Jelly Story)

Suzanne Selfors
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Lizzie Hearts and the Hedgehog's Hexcellent Adventure

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

At Ever After High, Lizzie Hearts has a pet hedgehog with a serious sweet tooth. But when the hedgehog eats an entire waffle throne, she gets a major stomachache! Can an adventure with a new friend help to cure her tummy troubles? Read this original short story about Lizzie and her pet hedgehog, Shuffle. This story by Suzanne Selfors is a companion to her novel Next Top Villain.

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Next Top Villain

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors

A brand-new series of school stories from the world of Ever After High.Duchess Swan and Lizzie Hearts are roommates at Ever After High. While their personalities are very different, they bond over not quite fitting in with the other Royals. Lizzie, however, has one thing that Duchess doesn't: a happily-ever-after at the end of her story. While Lizzie and the other princesses train for the day when they will rule their kingdoms, Duchess is torn between her role as the perfect, dutiful princess and her rebellious ambition to be a queen. When both girls are selected to attend General Villainy class, Duchess sees an opportunity to be a rebel while following the rules. But can she play a prank on her roomie to ace the class? Find out if Duchess' desire to change her destiny will make her Ever After High's Next Top Villain!Don't miss the companion Destiny Do-Over Diary, General Villainy, for interactive fun!

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Duchess Swan and the Next Top Bird

Suzanne Selfors
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Suzanne Selfors
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A Lazy Afternoon

Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler
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Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler

Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series.It's so terribly hot, the Famous Five are having a lazy afternoon... but the gang don't get the peace and quiet they imagined! What are the men on the motorbikes up to? Can they be stopped?In addition to the Famous Five novels, Enid Blyton wrote a clutch of short stories based on the characters. These were published in magazines and collected in the Famous Five Short Story Collection (Hodder). For the first time, the complete and original text of A Lazy Afternoon (1956) appears in an individual volume, illustrated with brand new colour art by Jamie Littler.

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Good Old Timmy

Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler
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Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler

Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series. After the Five see a boy being kidnapped at the beach, they set out to find him. But where have the kidnappers hidden the boy? Will Timmy lead them to the answer? In addition to the Famous Five novels, Enid Blyton wrote a clutch of short stories based on the characters. These were published in magazines and collected in the Famous Five Short Story Collection (Hodder). For the first time, the complete and original text of Good Old Timmy (1956) appears in an individual volume, illustrated with brand new colour art by Jamie Littler.

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Five and a Half-Term Adventure

Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler
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Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler

Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series. George's dog Timmy sniffs out an adventure when he spots some suspicious-looking passengers on a train. He is very interested in one of them, but what has he spotted?Can the Famous Five solve this mystery?In addition to the Famous Five novels, Enid Blyton wrote a clutch of short stories based on the characters. These were published in magazines and collected in the Famous Five Short Story Collection (Hodder). For the first time, the complete and original text of Five and a Half-Term Adventure (1956) appears in an individual volume, illustrated with brand new colour art by Jamie Littler.

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George's Hair Is Too Long

Enid Blyton, Jamie Littler
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The Rain Dragon Rescue

Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat
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Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat

Ben and Pearl are back at Dr Woo's, eager to spend another day working with imaginary creatures!When Mr Tabby directs them to the roof, they finally have a chance to meet the reclusive dragon that's been hiding out at the hospital - and that Ben and Pearl had spotted flying over Buttonville on Ben's first day in town. But all too soon, they're summoned to the basement, to the hospital's portal into the Imaginary World. A call for help has come in, and with Dr Woo away, Ben and Pearl are the only ones who can respond.Their mission: to rescue the rain dragon and uncover the identity of a poacher who's found a way to enter the Imaginary World. What does this mean for Dr Woo and her mythical creatures? Only time will tell. Luckily, Ben and Pearl are up for the challenge!