Tumtum And Nutmeg
Written by Emily Bearn
Part of the Tumtum and Nutmeg Series
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Brambly Hedge meets The Borrowers. A stunning debut that 6+ year olds will devour. This is most definitely a candidate for a classic of the future. Tumtum and Nutmeg’s world may be in a broom cupboard within a cottage but inside the broom cupboard they live in grand style in Nutmouse Hall. In the cottage itself live Arthur and Lucy – two little children, alongside their unloving father. While Mr and Mrs Nutmouse have a very comfortable existence, poor Arthur and Lucy find life very tough and it becomes a positive nightmare when Aunt Ivy comes to stay. That is until Tumtum and Nutmeg decide something must be done to make the children’s lives more joyous...
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Tumtum And Nutmeg by Emily Bearn
In the broom cupboard Rose Cottage, stands a house fit for two mice. The house belongs to Mr and Mrs Nutmouse, or Tumtum and Nutmeg as they call each other. Tumtum and Nutmeg have a wonderful life but the children who live in Rose Cottage, Arthur and Lucy, are miserable. So, one day Tumtum and Nutmeg decide to cheer them up.
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Interest Age: From 7
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Egmont Childrens Books
7th January 2008
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