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    • ISBN:9781444006025
    • Publication date:08 Dec 2011
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Billy the Kid Goes Wild

By Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Emily Bolam

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Billy the Kid can't wait for Gabby Goose's birthday party in this funny farmyard series perfect for early readers.

Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.

Billy the kid has so much to do before Gabby Goose's birthday party, there's no way he's ready for his afternoon nap. It's up to the rest of the animals in Potter's Barn to tire him out and ensure Gabby's party goes off with a bang!

Biographical Notes

Francesca Simon spent her childhood in California, and then went to Yale and Oxford Universities to study medieval history and literature. She now lives in London with her family. She has written over 50 books and won THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THE YEAR in 2008 at the GALAXY BRITISH BOOK AWARDS for HORRID HENRY AND THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN.

Visit Francesca's website at www.francescasimon.com and keep up-to-date with Horrid Henry at www.horridhenry.co.uk.

Emily Bolam trained at Brighton Art College and is a very successful illustrator of children's books. She lives and works in Brighton.

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  • ISBN: 9781444001976
  • Publication date: 05 May 2011
  • Page count: 80
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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