Owen and the Onion by Maudie Smith


Owen and the Onion by Maudie Smith

Owen grows onions. He's so very good at it that the people of his village call him Owen the Onion. One day he grows an onion so unusual that it's all he can think about. He ignores his friends in the village - until one day a very angry ogre comes to visit. Can Owen save the day? A warm, funny story for beginner readers from an exciting new author and illustrator team.

About the Author

Maudie Smith

Maudie Smith started work as an actress, but moved to Bath with her TV screenwriter husband. She gave up touring theatre when she had children. In the last couple of years she's written a libretto for a newly commissioned opera and run a very successful school drama club, whilst raising two daughters, cats, chickens, guinea pigs etc. She is currently doing an MA at Bath Spa in Writing for Young People.

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80 pages
Interest Age: From 6


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Publication date

7th May 2015



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