Martha in the Middle by Jan Fearnley


Martha in the Middle by Jan Fearnley

Martha discovers it's not so bad being in the middle - with a little help from Frog! Squashed in the middle, invisible in the middle, Martha thinks nobody really notices she runs away to the bottom of the garden. Here she meets Frog who, by showing her round the garden, persuades her that the middle really is the very best place to be.


* Proves that small disasters are best made light with sympathy, and dispensing wisdom is best done with humility and love. TES on Watch Out Wilf!

About the Author

Jan Fearnley

Jan Fearnley is a popular author and illustrator whose three Mr Wolf picture books are much loved and have sold over 100,000 copies in the UK alone. She won the AOI Gold Award in 2002 for Mr Wolf and the Three Bears. She has written and illustrated several other picture books for Egmont, including Little Robin Red Vest, A Perfect Day for It and Just Like You. Jan lives in New Malden, Surrey with her husband.

Click here to read a Q&A with the author from top children's publisher Egmont.

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40 pages
Interest Age: 2 years +


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Publication date

6th July 2009



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