The Bedtime Collection by Wendy Cooling
  

The Bedtime Collection

Written by Wendy Cooling

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A visual treat, this is a rich collection of original stories, rhymes and pictures from some of the best-known and best-loved authors and illustrators of today including Jacqueline Wilson, Michael Morpurgo, Shirley Hughes, Quentin Blake and Malorie Blackman. Each of these contributions is perfectly pitched making them ideal for sharing with the very young at bedtime.

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The Bedtime Collection by Wendy Cooling

This delightful collection has been lovingly compiled for babies and toddlers by children's book expert Wendy Cooling, with contributions from the very best of today's authors and illustrators. This magical celebration of words and pictures for the very young is perfect for sharing at any time -- from a quick two-minute storytime to a cosy 'snuggle up at bedtime' read. Royalties from every copy sold will go to the charity Booktrust.

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Jam-packed with rhymes and stories, this collection has something for everyone including mums and dads Bournemouth Echo Illustrated with incomparable good humour and charm Northern Echo The Perfect way to introduce toddlers to poetry , stories and lyrical rhymes...Each story is a delight Junior Perfect for sharing at bedtime. Eastern Daily Press Wonderful anthology with contributions by outstanding authors and illustrators. Northern Echo The perfect way to introduce toddlers to poetry... even a simple flick-through an absolute treat. Junior

About the Author

Wendy Cooling

Wendy Cooling is an eminent figure in the world of children′s books. As a freelance consultant she works with schools, publishers, libraries and the government on the promotion of literacy and love of books. Wendy was a teacher of English in London secondary schools for many years and left to head up the then Children′s Book Foundation where she initiated the Book Start project, which is now run successfully throughout the country. She is an intrepid traveller - camel fairs in India being one of her favourites. Home is in Barnet.

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Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Wendy Cooling
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

3rd September 2009

ISBN

9781408305423

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