Cleopatra Silverwing by Adria Meserve
  

Cleopatra Silverwing

Written by Adria Meserve
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Synopsis

Cleopatra Silverwing by Adria Meserve

Cleopatra Silverwing is a little butterfly who loves to do stunts. While all the other butterflies are learning to flutter gently, Cleopatra is practising loop the loops and fancy dip flips. Then one day when the wind is up, her parents warn her it's too windy to go flying. But Cleopatra can't resist doing her cherry dip flip one last time! The gusty wind sweeps her over the hills and SPLAT! into a gooey swamp. Will the feisty little butterfly be able to fly her way back home to safety?

Reviews

This delightful story has gorgeous illustrations that will keep children mesmerised and wanting to explore more BBC Parenting 20040513 The illustrations are truly beautiful in this book, making it perfect for early readers Teaching and Learning 20040615 With illustrations that create the right moods, this lively story is a good lesson in how to be different without living dangerously Junior 20040513

About the Author

Adria Meserve is an exciting new talent in picture books. She was acclaimed as a 'great new talent' when her first book, Smog the City Dog was published. Adria gained a BA in History of Art from The Courtauld Institute of Art in London and went on to qualify as a teacher at Brighton University. She has also completed an MA in Illustration at Brighton University. As well as writing and illustrating picture books, she teaches art in North London. No Room for Napoleon is Adria's third picture book.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 0 to 5

Author

Adria Meserve
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Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

6th January 2005

ISBN

9780099432289


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