I Want My Mummy by Mij Kelly
  

Synopsis

I Want My Mummy by Mij Kelly

This is the story about the day, a baby blue egg came out to play. First came one leg, then the other, then it yelled, 'I want my mother!' Join Baby Blue Egg on his search for his mother. The other dinosaurs are happy to help as long as the Egg stops making such a noise. They don't want to wake the scary Tyrannosaurus Rex!

Reviews

... any pre-school child is going to love getting caught up in the chase. The Bookbag An enjoyable twist on the 'I've lost my Mummy scenario, this book is told in verse, enabling young readers to join in and guess what's coming next. ... the refrain ... is just right for audience participation... Books for Keeps

About the Author

Mij Kelly

Mij Kelly was born in Scotland but spent her early childhood in India. She studied English at York University, Publishing Studies at Stirling University and has had lots of different jobs from cleaning and lexicography, to collecting oral histories, and journalsim.
For the past few years she's enjoyed staying home and making up stories. Mij lives in York with her son Frankie, dog Otis and boyfriend Dan.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Mij Kelly
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Author's Website

mijkelly.com/news/page1/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

21st May 2009

ISBN

9780340956915


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