Meg Comes to School by Helen Nicoll
  

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Meg Comes to School by Helen Nicoll

Meg Comes to School is a classic Meg and Mog tale by Helen Nicoll and Jan Pienkowski. When Meg attends Owl's school sports day in a very unusual hat, everyone is in for a big surprise! Previously published as Owl at School , this humorous Meg and Mog story is reissued with a bright new cover and in a larger, brighter format. Perfect for sharing or reading alone, children will love exploring the colours, sounds and shapes. Helen Nicoll worked with Jan Pienkowski for over forty years, first at the BBC and then on the Meg and Mog stories. She owned and ran the audio company Cover to Cover for many years. Helen lived in Marlborough, Wiltshire. She died on September 30, 2012. Jan Pienkowski is a celebrated illustrator of children's books. He has won the Greenaway Medal twice - for his illustration of Joan Aiken's The Kingdom Under the Sea and for Haunted House. Jan lives in London. Look out for all the Meg and Mog stories: Meg and Mog ; Three Favourite Stories ; Meg, Mog and Og ; Meg and Mog ; Meg and Mog Play Hide and Seek ; Three Terrific Tales ; Mog's Missing' Mog in the Fog ; Mog at the Zoo ; Mog Goes to Bed ; Meg Comes to School ; Meg on the Moon ; Meg's Veg ; Meg's Castle ; Meg up the Creek ; Meg on the Moon ; Meg's Car ; Meg at See ; and Meg's Eggs .

About the Author

Helen Nicoll

Helen Nicoll was born in Natland, Westmorland, in 1937. She was educated at schools in Bristol, Devon and London. Helen Nicoll married Robert Kime in 1970 and they had one daughter and one son.

In addition to the Meg and Mog series, Helen had a long and varied association with Puffin - as editor of the Junior Puffin magazine The Egg from 1977 - 1979, and as compiler of the popular children's poetry anthology Poems for Seven Year Olds and Under, illustrated by Michael Foreman. She owned and ran the audio company Cover to Cover for many years which produced the popular series of Puffin story tapes.

Helen lived in Marlborough, Wiltshire. She died on September 30, 2012.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 2

Author

Helen Nicoll
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Publication date

2nd June 2011

ISBN

9780141337128


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