Polly and the Puffin by Jenny Colgan
  

Polly and the Puffin

Written by Jenny Colgan
Illustrated by Thomas Docherty
Part of the Polly and the Puffin Series

5+ readers   

RRP £5.99

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Debut children's book from bestselling adult novelist, Jenny Colgan

Win a SIGNED copy of What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday!

We have FIVE copies of the fantastic new storybook, What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday SIGNED by Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks!

To have a chance of winning one of these super prizes, click the button below. Please note that this draw is open only for UK residents and is free to enter, multiple entries from the same email address will only be counted once.

The draw closes on 1 August 2017. The winners will be notified by 14 August 2017.

Good luck!


Enter prize draw Draw closes: 01/08/2017

Synopsis

Polly and the Puffin by Jenny Colgan

Polly heard a CRASH downstairs. Was it a monster? NO! Was it a spider alien? NO! It was a little puffin with a broken wing...When Polly discovers an injured puffin, she and her mummy look after him in their cottage by the sea. Slowly, Neil's wing heals and Polly must prepare herself to say goodbye to her new friend. Will she ever see him again? Perfect for bedtime stories and early readers. From the author of The Little Beach Street Bakery.

Reviews

A classic story about the touching relationship between a girl and her rescued puffin. Guardian - The Best New Children's Books Summer 2015

Colgan's emotional intelligence and the charming illustrations by Thomas Docherty make this a great gift newstatesman.com

A sweet tale of a puffin with a broken wing and the little girl who puts him to rights. -- Charlotte Heathcote Sunday Express

An absolute joy, beautifully written and charmingly illustrated, a delight for children and adults alike hotbrandscoolplaces.com

Such a nice read mummyfromtheheart.com

A great gift for kids of four and above New Statesman

A gentle, heart-warming tale The Herald, Glasgow

Beautiful storytelling...sure to be a popular series for young readers Carousel

Evocative black and white illustrations feature splashes of red for emphasis while the text is made for reading aloud -- though young readers will manage much of it on their own The Best New Children's Books 2015

Perfect for bedtime stories and young readers just tackling books on their own, this is a quite delightful story which also contains recipes, activities and jokes for added interest. Thomas Docherty's illustrations are found in abundance through the book, adding to the pleasure of reading. Parents In Touch

About the Author

Jenny Colgan

Jenny Colgan is the bestselling author of over sixteen novels including Little Beach Street Bakery, Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop of Dreams and Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe. Her last four novels have all been Sunday Times Top Ten paperback bestsellers.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Jenny Colgan
More books by Jenny Colgan

Author's Website

www.jennycolgan.com

Author's Facebook Latest

Publisher

Sphere an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Publication date

26th February 2015

ISBN

9780349131900

Categories


We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools