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Orion Children's Books

I Am A Woolly Hat

Vivian French, Salma Koraytem, Betania Zacarias
Contributors:
Vivian French, Salma Koraytem, Betania Zacarias
Orchard Books

Princess Amelia and the Silver Seal

Vivian French
Authors:
Vivian French

Princess Amelia is so excited to be starting a new term at the Princess Academy with her best friends in Daffodil Room. And what a wonderful surprise - the Princess Academy at Emerald Castle is by the seaside! Princess Amelia saves a baby seal caught up in some netting while the princesses are out swimming one day, but the nasty twins Diamonde and Gruella take all the credit! Will they be found out?

Orchard Books

Princess Leah and the Golden Seahorse

Vivian French
Authors:
Vivian French

The princesses are off to Emerald Sea World for a school outing - they can't wait to see the wonderful golden seahorse! When Princess Leah notices Diamonde and Gruella behaving oddly, she decides to follow them. Are the nasty twins up to no good again?

Orchard Books

Princess Ruby and the Enchanted Whale

Vivian French
Authors:
Vivian French
Orchard Books

Princess Millie and the Magical Mermaid

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Rachel and the Dancing Dolphin

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Zoe and the Wishing Shell

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Grace and the Golden Nightingale

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

Fairy G is taking the princesses to the Museum of Royal Life! Princess Grace can't wait to hear the golden nightingale sing, but the horrible twins are determined to get her into trouble...

Orchard Books

Princess Ellie and the Enchanted Fawn

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

A little fawn has lost its way in Hollyberry Wood. Can the Pearl Palace Princesses help Witch Windlespin find his mother? Princess Ellie has an idea, but nasty Princess Diamonde has one too...

Orchard Books

Princess Sarah and the Silver Swan

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Emily and the Wishing Star

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

Orchard Books

Princess Emily And The Beautiful Fairy

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Katie and the Silver Pony

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

Where do Princesses go to school? The Princess Academy! There they learn all they need to know about becoming a proper Princess. With dramas and tiaras, this series is full of things for young readers to identify with and enjoy. Each story revolves around the six members of the Tiara Club, Princesses Emily, Katie, Daisy, Charlotte, Sophia and Alice, and follows their adventures as they pass through each level of schooling, from Grade 1 (How to behave at a Grand Ball) to Grade 6 (How to deal with a Wicked Fairy).

Orchard Books

Princess Alice And The Magical Mirror

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

Where do Princesses go to school? The Princess Academy! There they learn all they need to know about becoming a proper Princess. With dramas and tiaras, this series is full of things for young readers to identify with and enjoy. Each story revolves around the six members of the Tiara Club, Princesses Emily, Katie, Daisy, Charlotte, Sophia and Alice, and follows their adventures as they pass through each level of schooling, from Grade 1 (How to behave at a Grand Ball) to Grade 6 (How to deal with a Wicked Fairy).

Orchard Books

Princess Sophia and the Sparkling Surprise

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Charlotte and the Birthday Ball

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Orchard Books

Princess Daisy And The Dazzling Dragon

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb

Where do Princesses go to school? The Princess Academy! There they learn all they need to know about becoming a proper Princess. With dramas and tiaras, this series is full of things for young readers to identify with and enjoy. Each story revolves around the six members of the Tiara Club, Princesses Emily, Katie, Daisy, Charlotte, Sophia and Alice, and follows their adventures as they pass through each level of schooling, from Grade 1 (How to behave at a Grand Ball) to Grade 6 (How to deal with a Wicked Fairy).

Hodder Children's Books

Oliver's Milkshake

Vivian French, Alison Bartlett
Contributors:
Vivian French, Alison Bartlett

First it was his vegetables. Then it was his fruit. Now it's his milk - will Oliver ever like what's good for him? Spend a day on the farm with him and find out!

Hodder Children's Books

Oliver's Fruit Salad

Vivian French, Alison Bartlett
Contributors:
Vivian French, Alison Bartlett

Oliver, star of Oliver's Vegetables, is back from his healthy week eating vegetables at his grandpa's house. Suddenly, the fruit at home doesn't seem quite good enough for Oliver. What is his mum to do?Other titles in this series:Oliver's Fruit SaladOliver's Milkshake

Hodder Children's Books

Oliver's Vegetables

Vivian French, Alison Bartlett
Contributors:
Vivian French, Alison Bartlett

Do you like chips? Oliver does. In fact, he won't eat anything else - until he plays a game with his grandpa.Whatever vegetable Oliver finds in the garden, he must eat. On Monday, he pulls up carrots, on Tuesday, it is spinach . . .An excellent book for parents with slightly fussy children, which also introduces the days of the week. Other titles in this series:Oliver's Fruit SaladOliver's Milkshake