Iggy and Me
Written by Jenny Valentine
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Funny and touching and with a brilliant understanding of the delicate balance within families, this captures the daily lives of two absolutely contemporary little sisters. Narrated by Flo, a very tolerant older sister, each of the eight stories relates a specific episode in the life of her younger sister who has renamed herself Iggy. This is the first novel from Jenny Valentine for younger readers. Her books for teens have won numerous awards.
Iggy and Me by Jenny Valentine
The first of a new series of young fiction by Jenny Valentine, winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for her debut novel, Finding Violet Park.
'The award-winning Valentine has a keen eye for the idiosyncrasies of young children, and the rhythms of family life.'
'[Valentine] has a wonderful ability to take readers right into the hearts and souls of her central characters, and reading her is always a truly vicarious experience.'
'Warm and funny and ideal for bedtime reading - either aloud or by newly confident readers on their own.'
'A My Naughty Little Sister for the current generation. Great for young readers.'
'An utterly charming new series for newly confident free readers in the vein of My Naughty Little Sister. Heavenly illustrations.'
& Urchins 'Funny and endearing, each chapter is a complete story in its own right, perfect for newly confident readers to enjoy alone, or for reading aloud at bedtime. Humorously illustrated, too, it is a joy.
'Here is a fantastic book that is full of fun.'
About the Author
Interest Age: From 6
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3rd September 2009
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