The Worst Witch Collection by Jill Murphy
  

The Worst Witch Collection

Written by Jill Murphy

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Millions of young readers have fallen under the spell of Jill Murphy's Worst Witch called Mildred Hubble. This collection of 5 classics in one collection, beautifully contained in a sturdy slipcase is the perfect present for 5-9 year olds. Mad-cap adventures at their very best. The extract shown here is from the first of the worst witch titles - The Worst Witch - this will give you a flavour of the wonderful characters within this classic collection.

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The Worst Witch Collection by Jill Murphy

Mildred Hubble is the worst witch at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches. With her best friends, Maud and Enid, and her beloved cat, Tabby, Mildred is determined to become a better witch and please her form teacher, Miss Hardbroom. But trouble just seems to follow her around and with arch enemy Ethel Hallow always ready to spoil things. The five classic stories contained in this boxed set are: The Worst Witch, The Worst Witch Strikes Again, A Bad Spell for the Worst Witch, The Worst Witch all at Sea and The Worst Witch Saves the Day.

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'Millions of young readers have fallen under the spell of Jill Murphy's Worst Witch' - Sunday Express

'Hurray for Jill Murphy!' - Indepdent

About the Author

Jill Murphy

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors

Jill Murphy is one of Britain’s most treasured author–illustrators. She wrote and illustrated her first book, the bestselling The Worst Witch, while still only eighteen, and went on to create the award-winning Large family series, which has sold over five million copies worldwide and been adapted for television. Jill’s other characters include a small monster called Marlon who starred in the acclaimed picture books The Last Noo-Noo and All for One, and Ruby the bunny, who stars in Jill's latest picture book, Meltdown! Jill lives in Cornwall.

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Format

Trade-only Material

Author

Jill Murphy
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Author's Website

www.jillmurphy.moonfruit.co...

Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

4th October 2007

ISBN

9780141323244

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