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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
Orion Children's Books

A Creepy Crawly Story

Vivian French, Selina Young
Contributors:
Vivian French, Selina Young

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.When naughty Wizz Bee and Buzz Bee come home without any honey, Queen Bee is very cross. Can they cheer her up with a story?

Orion Children's Books

The Perfect Pet Shop

Vivian French, Selina Young
Contributors:
Vivian French, Selina Young

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.It's all quiet at the pet shop at the end of the day, but the animals want to have some fun - who wants a story?

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?

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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?

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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

The princesses at Emerald Castle have an art lesson on the beach one day, and Princess Millie can't believe her eyes when she sees a mermaid out at sea! The nasty twins Diamonde and Gruella refuse to believe that mermaids exist, but they are taught a lesson that they will never forget!

Orchard Books

Princess Rachel and the Dancing Dolphin

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
Orchard Books

Princess Ellie and the Enchanted Fawn

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

Princess Sarah and the Silver Swan

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

It's the end of term at Pearl Palace. The magical silver swan must fly down to the lake before Princess Sarah can win her sash. But will the horrid twins spoil the day?

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
Orchard Books

Princess Alice And The Magical Mirror

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

Princess Sophia and the Sparkling Surprise

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 Charlotte and the Birthday Ball

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 Daisy And The Dazzling Dragon

Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Contributors:
Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
Hodder Children's Books

Oliver's Milkshake

Vivian French, Alison Bartlett
Contributors:
Vivian French, Alison Bartlett
Hodder Children's Books

Oliver's Fruit Salad

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