Start Reading: Nursery Crimes: Humpty Dumpty's Great Fall by Alan Durant
  

Start Reading: Nursery Crimes: Humpty Dumpty's Great Fall

Written by Alan Durant
Illustrated by Leah Ellen Hemming
Part of the Start Reading: Nursery Crimes Series

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Synopsis

Start Reading: Nursery Crimes: Humpty Dumpty's Great Fall by Alan Durant

Humpty Dumpty is a broken egg beside a wall. Was he pushed? This looks like another nursery crime!

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Really funny. * Cork Evening Echo *

About the Author

Alan Durant

Alan Durant is the author of books for a wide age-range, from picture books such as Burger Boy to top-end teenage thrillers. He also writes prize-winning poetry.

He was born in Surrey, went to Trinity School in Croydon and then to Keble College, Oxford to read English. Having worked as a copywriter at Walker Books, he is now a full-time author. He’s married, with three children and lives just outside London. He does a lot of school visits throughout the UK and abroad and also runs writing workshops.

In 2007 he won the Portsmouth Children's Picture Book Award for Burger Boy and the Stockport Children's Book Award for Football Fever. He has won the Kingston Borough/Waterstone's Poetry Prize on two occasions. In 2008 he won The Royal Mail Award for Scottish Children's Books for Billy Monster's Daymare which also won the 2009 Portsmouth Children's Book Award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Alan Durant
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Author's Website

www.alandurant.co.uk/

Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

1st September 2009

ISBN

9780750258142


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