Who Will Sing My Puff-a-bye? by Charlotte Hudson


Who Will Sing My Puff-a-bye? by Charlotte Hudson

Mum has just got a new job as a firelighter in some unheated volcanoes nearby. It doesn't matter to Dad, who's at work all day anyway. And it doesn't matter to Puffing Billy, who just blows smoke rings and backfires all day. But it does matter to Crossfire - a lot. Who will sing his puff-a-bye at bedtime? When their new nanny, Smokescreen, arrives and doesn't do anything like Mummy used to do, Crossfire is quizzical and upset. Gradually, though, as the rapport between the nanny and Crossfire grows, he realizes that being with Smokescreen instead of Mum is lots of fun in a different way.


The perfect book for sharing with a child who's adjusting to a new carer - Junior

About the Author

Charlotte Hudson

After taking her degree in Geography and Anthropology, Charlotte Hudson went to Africa to travel and explore. She spent three years teaching in Zambia and then came back to England to take a PGCE. She taught in primary schools, first in Suffolk and in London, for four years before becoming a full-time writer. She is the author of Monkey Words and Who Will Sing My Puff-a-Bye?

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Publication date

5th May 2005



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