Iggy and Me on Holiday
Written by Jenny Valentine
Part of the Iggy and Me Series
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Iggy and Me on Holiday by Jenny ValentineMore adventures of the irrepressible Iggy as told by her sister Flo, by Jenny Valentine, winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for her debut novel, Finding Violet Park. This is the third outing for Jenny Valentine's endearing siblings, and this time they're full of plans for the school holidays. Will they go camping, or to the seaside? Or have Mum and Dad got something entirely different up their sleeves? Whatever they do, readers can be sure of plenty of laughter. Each chapter is a complete and satisfying story in its own right, perfect for newly-confident readers to enjoy alone, or for reading aloud at bedtime. Illustrated throughout in with black & white line drawings by Joe Berger, who was nominated for the Booktrust Early Years Award for his picture book, Bridget Fidget.
'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.'
'Amid so many books about children doing sometimes outrageous and often disgusting things, these fondly observed stories of the everyday and homely antics of Iggy, a much loved younger sister, are a delight.'
'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.'
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5th August 2010
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