The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories by Various Authors
  

The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories

Written by Various Authors

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A beautifully illustrated treasury of captivating animal stories for families to share together. This is the second year of the Mumsnet/Walker Books children's story writing competition resulting in this inspiring collection of 10 winning stories all written by members of the Mumsnet and Gransnet community, and chosen by a celebrity judging panel chaired by Anthony Browne. Each story is accompanied by colourful and lively illustrations.

“A wonderful range of funny, lyrical and captivating stories.” Anthony Browne, chair of judges


***You might also like the Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories, which features the winners from the 2013 Mumsnet Story Competition and is now out in paperback.

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Synopsis

The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories by Various Authors

This delightful and unique treasury features ten prize-winning stories written by members of the popular parenting websites, Mumsnet and Gransnet. Chosen by a celebrity judging panel, led by former Children's Laureate, Anthony Browne, and including Miriam Gonzalez Durantez, Lucy Mangan and Justine Roberts, these are warm and witty stories, written by parents, for parents. Each of the stories is gorgeously illustrated by a talented new artist, making this the perfect gift to be treasured at bedtime.

Reviews

An incredible collection of stories, all so different and yet all blending in to create an amazing complication. The illustrations are stunning and you can be sure you won't find anything else quite like this. Brilliant! babybuzz Magazine

About the Author

The ten authors are all winners of the Mumsnet, Gransnet and Walker annual writing competition, which aims to find exciting new authors from the Mumsnet and Gransnet parenting website. These talented writers have all drawn on their own experience with children to create imaginative and original stories for all to enjoy.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
112 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Various Authors
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

1st October 2014

ISBN

9781406357905

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