Runaway Duckling (Early Reader) by Francesca Simon
  

Runaway Duckling (Early Reader)

Written by Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Emily Bolam
Part of the Early Reader Series

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One little duckling is determined to go exploring in this funny farmyard series perfect for early readers. For more farmyard fun with the animals at Potter's Barn, look out for the other books in the series, Where are my Lambs, Billy the Kid goes Wild, Barnyard Hullabaloo, Mish Mash Hash, Chicks just want to have fun and Moo Baa Baa Quack.

There are lots of Early Reader titles to choose from that are great for sharing with your youngsters and for kids just starting out on the reading journey to read alone. Check out the extracts on the site as some of the titles are slightly more advanced than others - for example the Francesca Simon animal story titles set at Potters Barn are great to get started on whereas the Sally Gardner, Georgie Adams and Vivian French titles have a bit more text to each page. Each and every one of them though has full colour illustrations on every page.

Synopsis

Runaway Duckling (Early Reader) by Francesca Simon

Mother Duck warns her ducklings about the dangers that lie in wait outside the gates of Potter's Barn Farm. But one little duckling is determined to go exploring... from the author of Horrid Henry.

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A charming story * JUNIOR MAGAZINE * A lovely story...prefect for new readers ready to go from picture books to first novels * PRIMARY TIMES *

About the Author

Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies.

If you'd like to know a bit more about Horrid Henry click here to read a letter from the author.

Author photo © Francesco Guidicini

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Francesca Simon
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Author's Website

www.francescasimon.com/

Publisher

Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Publication date

3rd March 2011

ISBN

9781444001952

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