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    • ISBN:9781444011593
    • Publication date:01 Dec 2016
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Murdoch Mole Digs for Gold

By Georgie Adams
Illustrated by Pippa Curnick

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A blue Early Reader about a little mole with a big heart and some amazing buried treasure, from bestselling author, Georgie Adams.

A blue Early Reader about a little mole with a big heart and some amazing buried treasure, from bestselling author, Georgie Adams.

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.

Murdoch Mole loves to dig, but his molehills are making a mess all over the farm. If only there was some useful digging to do!

Biographical Notes

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/

Pippa Curnick grew up in rural Essex and studied at Camberwell College of Art. She graduated from the University of Derby with a First Class degree in illustration. Her webiste is www.pippacurnick.com and you can follow her on Twitter @PippaCurnick

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  • ISBN: 9781444011609
  • Publication date: 01 Dec 2016
  • Page count: 64
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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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
The language is concise yet creative and the illustrations in both books support the story for young readers maybe struggling with some of the text. I have to confess to laughing out loud. A lovely, innovative series of books that I hope to see more prevalent in classrooms in the not too distant future. — The English Association
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