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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Emmy Laybourne

Emmy Laybourne is, in her own words, ‘a writer, teacher and a recovering character actress’ who lives in upstate New York with her husband ‘and two surprisingly well-mannered children’. Here she talks to Graham Marks, on Skype, about how she became a writer, the highs and lows of starting out on a writing career, and her novel, Monument 14.

Orchard Books

Scaredy-Dog

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels

With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! Amelia and Sam are looking after chocolate labrador puppy named Coco for a week. They take the playful little pup to dog training classes, but their classmate Tiffany doesn't want to join in - even though her own puppy, Sparkle, is scared of everything from loud noises to other dogs. When Tiffany hosts a birthday party with loud fireworks, Sparkle gets frightened and bites Coco. Can Sam and Amelia help the poor little scaredy-dog overcome his fears? And will the two puppies ever become friends?Two stories in one for even more animal adventures!

Orchard Books

Doggy Drama

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels

A brilliant animal series from multi-million selling author Lucy Daniels.With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! Amelia is starring as Dorothy in her school production of The Wizard of Oz and her friend Sam's puppy, Mac, is playing Toto. Amelia is busy with rehearsals, but still finds time to help her drama teacher's pet, Oscar. Will doggie paddling help heal Oscar's bad leg? And when Mac gets stage fright, will the tiny terrier be well enough to step in as Toto?

Orchard Books

Runaway Hamster

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels

A brilliant animal series from multi-million selling author Lucy Daniels.With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! Amelia and Sam are helping out at Animal Ark when twin sisters come in with their pet hamster. The only thing the girls can agree on is that there's something wrong with their pet. Could the hamster's greedy brother be the problem?When the hamster escapes at the village Food Fair, Amelia and Sam enlist everyone to look for him. From big bigs to tiny hamsters, everyone needs their own space - even the twins!

Orchard Books

The Purrfect Sleepover

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Orchard Books

Fox Cub Danger

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

A brilliant animal series from multi-million selling author Lucy Daniels. With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers!Amelia and Sam love helping animals. But when they find an injured fox, they have to find new home for a whole fox family. Can they find the perfect place for the cute cubs, safely away from danger?

Orchard Books

Puppy in Peril

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels

A brilliant animal series from multi-million selling author Lucy Daniels.With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! When a poorly pup comes into Animal Ark vets, no one knows who his owner is, and he needs an operation. Can Amelia and Sam use a TV dog show to raise the money in time?

Orchard Books

Kitten Rescue

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Orchard Books

Bunny Trouble

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Animal Ark Pets Christmas Collection

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

The Animal Ark Pets is the younger sister of Animal Ark - they are shorter novels, with more illustrations, but they still feature Mandy and James and all the regulars at Animal Ark. KITTEN KISSES - Can Mandy find a home for an abandoned kitten found in the snow?PETS' PARTY - How can Mandy and James stop a playful pup from being sent away at Christmas?SPANIEL SURPRISE - the exciting story of the search for the perfect pet ...

Hodder Children's Books

Hamsters Need Help

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

Animals aways come first for Mandy, and at Animal Ark - her parents' veterinary surgery - she is always making new friends.Hamster in a Hamper James is given Henry, the school hamster, to look after during the holidays. James and Mandy are delighted, until Henry disappears. Will Mandy find him?Hamster in the Holly Just before Mandy is supposed to be in the Christmas show, Honey, the hamster, escapes out into the snow. Mandy must find Honey fast, but what about the show?

Hodder Children's Books

Guinea-pig in the Garage

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Kitten in the Cold

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Donkey on the Doorstep

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Hamster in a Hamper

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

Animal Ark is the veterinary surgery run by Mandy Hope's parents. If there are animals to be protected or looked after, Mandy is always there to help.It's the school holidays! Mandy's best friend, James, is given Henry, the hamster to look after. James and Mandy are delighted - until Henry disappears in very mysterious circumstances.HAMSTER IN A HAMPER is one of the best-loved ANIMAL ARK stories.(P) Hodder Children's Books 1997

Hodder Children's Books

Kittens in the Kitchen

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Kittens in Crisis

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels
Hodder Children's Books

Puppies in Peril

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

Animals aways come first for Mandy, and at Animal Ark - her parents' veterinary surgery - she is always making new friends.PUP AT THE PALACEOn a visit to Buckingham Palace, Mandy spots a Labrador puppy, and then sees him again all over London. Who does the puppy belong to?DOG AT THE DOORMandy finds a pregnant Golden Retriever tied up outside Animal Ark, but no sign of her owner. Who could be responsible?

Hodder Children's Books

Lamb in the Laundry

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

It's lambing time at Fordbeck Farm. Mandy and James are helping out, and when a tiny black lamb is rejected by its mother, they offer to hand-rear it. But then the lamb disappears ... can they find it before it becomes too weak to survive?

Hodder Children's Books

2: The Curious Kitten

Lucy Daniels
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Lucy Daniels

Shamrock is a tabby kitten, with bright green eyes and tiger stripes. Mandy thinks he's very cute - but also very nosy! When Shamrock goes outside for the very first time, he soon runs into trouble . . .

Hodder Children's Books

4: The Brave Bunny

Lucy Daniels
Authors:
Lucy Daniels

Laura Baker's bunny Nibbles likes Mandy a lot, but Laura's noisy cousin Tom makes him frightened. Later on that night, Nibbles must be very brave when he gets sick, and is taken to Animal Ark. Can Mr Hope find out what is wrong?