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Illustrated ByMartin Ursell, Liz Pichon
PublisherEgmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont Childrens Books
Publication date2nd January 2012
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Swallows and Spiders : Follow the Swallow and Spinderella
Written by: Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by: Martin Ursell, Liz Pichon
Part of the 'Banana Books' Series
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Two stories in one! - Follow the Swallow and Spinderella - in this great bind-up of two titles, perfect for children bridging the gap between picture books and chapter books. It's part of Egmont's highly sought after and hugely respected Blue Bananas series. Plenty of colour illustrations on every spread and integrated with the text. To view more Blue Bananas titles click here.
SynopsisSwallows and Spiders : Follow the Swallow and Spinderella by Julia Donaldson
Follow the Swallow - Chack the blackbird needs to get a message to his friend, Apollo the Swallow. But Apollo is far away in Africa. Somebody needs to follow that swallow!
Spinderella - Spinderella the spider longs to learn about numbers, but everyone thinks she’s silly. Luckily her Hairy Godmother has a plan...
Praise for Spinderella:
"An engaging story, with facts and activities about football, counting and halving." - Best Book Guide
About The Author
Waterstone's Children's Laureate 2012 - 2014.
Click here to read an article from The Telegraph where Julia outlines outlines her manifesto as the new Children’s Laureate.
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Julia Donaldson is the author of over 150 books for children and her 1999 book The Gruffalo, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, is now a children's classic and publishing phenomenon, selling 3 million copies worldwide. She is also the Patron of Artlink Central, a charity which puts artists, musicians and storytellers into schools, hospitals, prisons and community spaces to work with children and adults and help them develop their talent and creativity.
Julia Donaldson was selected as the Children’s Laureate 2011-2013, and was awarded an MBE just days after the announcement. Julia lives in Glasgow with her husband, Malcolm, and their family.
Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.
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