Margaret Mayo - Orchard Stories, Rhymes and Fun for the Very Young - Hachette Children's Group

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    • Publication date:07 Sep 2017

Orchard Stories, Rhymes and Fun for the Very Young

By Margaret Mayo

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A colourful collection of favourite rhymes, lively short stories and original poems - perfect to share and read aloud.

Enjoy story time together with this colourful collection of favourite rhymes, lively short stories and original poems.

Bursting with rhythm, sound, colour and fun, there's something new to discover on each page, from lively short stories to bouncy rhymes and poems. Created by Margaret Mayo, a much-loved storyteller for the very young, it contains family favourites, such as Five Little Ducks and Speckledy Hen Bakes a Cake; as well as her own fun twists on traditional stories and rhymes, including This Little Piggy and The Enormous Turnip.

With bright bold artwork from over twenty leading children's illustrators - including the best-selling Lydia Monks, Lauren Child and Tony Ross - this fun-packed nursery collection is a book for every family, to be loved, shared and treasured.

Biographical Notes

Margaret Mayo is an acclaimed storyteller and author who has been creating stories for children for over 35 years. She has written more than 50 books, including the bestselling Dig Dig Digging, Choo Choo Clickety-Clack! and Stomp, Dinosaur, Stomp! A former teacher, Margaret uses her wide-ranging experience with children in her writing. She lives in Brighton.

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  • ISBN: 9781408351710
  • Publication date: 07 Sep 2017
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  • Imprint: Orchard Books
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