Sam Watkins - Don't Get in a Mess! - Hachette Children's Group

Don't Get in a Mess!

By Sam Watkins
Illustrated by Louise Forshaw

  • Hardback
  • £8.99

Brightly illustrated early reading books by top authors and illustrators, perfect for newly independent readers

Don't Get in a Mess! is a funny story for all those fans of messy play who are beginning to read independently. It is perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band blue 4.

It's raining, it's boring. So the children get the paints out. Dad tells them not to get in a mess, but...

The Froglets series is perfect for children aged 5-7 who are reading on their own, with fun stories of no more than 200 words. A reading game at the end of each book encourages retelling the story and boosting vocabulary. Compiled in consultation with Catherine Glavina, Early Years Course Leader, The Centre for Professional Education, University of Warwick.

Biographical Notes

Sam Watkins is a freelance writer and editor, who was formerly a publisher at a small educational publishing company in Cambridge. She is author of Nick Knight (Race Ahead with Reading) and the Creature Teacher series with OUP. She currently lives in Worthing with her son, Owen.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781445145945
  • Publication date: 08 Dec 2016
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Franklin Watts
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