Laura North - Hachette Children's Group

Laura North



Laura North is a children's book author who lives and works in London. Her first children's book was a retelling of 'Theseus and the Minotaur', one of her favourite myths. She has since written a series of fairy tales with a twist, including 'Cinderella: The Terrible Truth', 'The Princess and the Frozen Peas' and 'Hansel and Gretel and the Green Witch', with pictures by some extremely talented illustrators.
Franklin Watts

Little Mermaid's Deep Sea Rescue

Laura North, Dylan Gibson
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Laura North, Dylan Gibson
Franklin Watts

Rattlesnake's Relay Race

Laura North, Leo Antolini
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Laura North, Leo Antolini

Rattlesnake is so determined to win the race, he wants to gobble up the other runners! Porcupine, Octopus and Parrot will have to be quick to avoid being eaten...The Froglets series is perfect for children who are reading on their own, with fun stories of no more than 200 words. Puzzles at the back of the book encourage story retelling and matching words to characters to build vocabulary.They are great for children age 5 or reading book band 5/green.

Franklin Watts

The Boy Who Cried Sheep!

Laura North, Becka Moor
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Laura North, Becka Moor
Franklin Watts

Theseus and the Minotaur

Laura North, Ross Collins
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Laura North, Ross Collins
Franklin Watts

The Boy with the Pudding Touch

Laura North, Neil Chapman
Contributors:
Laura North, Neil Chapman
Franklin Watts

Hansel and Gretel and the Green Witch

Laura North, Chris Jevons
Contributors:
Laura North, Chris Jevons

In this classic fairy tale retold with a twist Hansel and Gretel are greedy and unfit. Their father, the woodcutter plans a trip to the woods, but they soon get lost and discover a hungry, health-conscious witch! Hopscotch Twisty Tales combine carefully controlled text levels and word counts with highly entertaining and original stories, perfect for children starting to read independently.

Franklin Watts

The Big Bad Wolf and the Robot Pig

Laura North
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Laura North
Franklin Watts

Cinderella: The Terrible Truth

Laura North
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Laura North
Franklin Watts

Sleeping Beauty - 100 Years Later

Laura North, Gary Northfield
Contributors:
Laura North, Gary Northfield
Franklin Watts

Cinderella's Big Foot

Laura North, Martin Remphry
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Laura North, Martin Remphry
Franklin Watts

Jack and the Bean Pie

Laura North, Mike Phillips
Contributors:
Laura North, Mike Phillips

Jack is very poor but an expert at making pies. One day he gets some magic beans and a giant surprise!Hopscotch Twisty Tales are fantastic new stories featuring characters from the classic fairy tales, in text of under 400 words.