Princess Poppy: Storytelling Princess by Janey Louise Jones
  

Synopsis

Princess Poppy: Storytelling Princess by Janey Louise Jones

Poppy and her friends dress up as their favourite fictional characters to celebrate reading week. Poppy becomes Alice in Wonderland, Honey is Little Red Riding Hood, Sweetpea is Cinderella and Mimosa is the Little Mermaid. But Poppy is so distracted by thoughts of fairytales and fantasy that she forgets all about her special book presentation - what will Miss Mallow say? Celebrate books and reading, stories and storytelling in this brand new Poppy story full of fairytale magic.

Reviews

This is a wonderful celebration of an event familiar to most children and it will be the perfect book to share with children in celebration of books and reading - especially in your own Reading Week. Lots of charming detail in the pictures too. Princess Poppy is a modern-day princess with lots of friends and plenty of imagination. Parents in Touch

About the Author

Janey Louise Jones

Janey Jones is a full-time writer and mother of three. She was born in Edinburgh but grew up by the seaside just outside the city.
She read English at Edinburgh University specializing in the Victorian novel.
Following this she became a teacher - a career that she absolutely adored - and then, with her husband, set up The Jelly Club, which has become an extremely successful chain of children's activity centres in Scotland.
Her childhood dream of writing about her alter ego, Princess Poppy, was realised through self-publishing in 2005. The hugely popular Princess Poppy series has sold over three million copies to date and has been translated into several languages.

Janey lives by the sea with her sons, husband and Buddy the golden labrador. She loves beaches and shells, fairies, crafts, Victorian novels and cinema trips with her family.

A quick fire quiz with Janey:

Favourite character in your book? Rose – she’s gentle

As an author/illustrator whom would you like to be compared to? As an author, Shirley Hughes or Mairi Hedderwick

Favourite character from a book? Anne of Greengables

Favourite place/setting to read a book? Shaded corner of a scented garden

Favourite colour? pink

Favourite animal? dog

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Janey Louise Jones
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Author's Website

www.princesspoppy.com/

Publisher

Picture Corgi an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

26th February 2015

ISBN

9780552571364


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