Horrid Henry's Christmas Presents by Francesca Simon

Horrid Henry's Christmas Presents

Written by Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Tony Ross
Part of the Horrid Henry Early Reader Series

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Horrid Henry loves getting Christmas presents but he’s not so keen on giving them. That’s because, he hasn’t got them to give! However, Henry comes up with a very clever plan firmly based on the principle, it’s the thought that counts....After all, no one actually said he had to buy them, did they?


Horrid Henry's Christmas Presents by Francesca Simon

Horrid Henry has a brilliant idea for his family's Christmas presents. Who says he has to BUY them at all? It's the thought that counts! Early Readers - your child's stepping stone from picture books to reading books.


Francesca Simon's Horrid Henry stories make children roar with laughter. DAILY EXPRESS Perfect for developing readers, written to act as a stepping stone from picture books to copy-heavy reading books but packed with Horrid Henry's inimitable escapades ad schemes TheSchoolrun.com

About the Author

Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies.

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80 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Publication date

8th November 2012




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