Dear Vampa by Ross Collins
  

Synopsis

Dear Vampa by Ross Collins

The Pires are cursed with new neighbours. Things were just fine on Nostfer Avenue until the Wolfsons arrived. There seems to be no end to the new family's strange rituals. They stay up all day long, lock their windows at night, and bathe - in sunshine. What's a nice vampire family to do? 'Laugh-out-loud funny.' - Scotsman

Reviews

It'll find a welcome place on any young child's bookshelf. Recommended The Bookbag Witty and atmospheric, the story's carefully-laid clues culminate in a twist ending that will have young children clamouring for it to be re-read TESS It'll find a welcome place on any young child's bookshelf. Bookbag Plenty for junior readers to enjoy. School Librarian Witty and atmospheric. Tess Laugh-out-loud funny. Scotsman I adored this book, it made me laugh lots and has a fab twist. This is definitely going on my favourite picture book shelf. Juniper's Jungle

About the Author

Ross Collins

Ross was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1972. He graduated from the Glasgow School of Art in 1994 with a First in Illustration. Since then he has illustrated over 100 children’s book and has written 8, winning many prestigious awards including the Scottish Children’s Book Award and Royal Mail Book Award.

Ross spends his time writing and illustrating children's books, walking by Loch Lomond and precariously swinging backwards on chairs. Ross can also be found scaring small children at book festivals and schools. He lives in Glasgow.

Photo credit, Chris Close.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ross Collins
More books by Ross Collins

Author's Website

www.rosscollins.net/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

4th August 2011

ISBN

9781444900217


I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools