A Go West, Ox! by Jeanne Willis
  

Synopsis

A Go West, Ox! by Jeanne Willis

Comics for Phonics are the fun new way to reward young readers. Every comic is 100% phonically decodable, so kids can reinforce all the literacy skills they learn at school without even noticing it! Every comic in Comics for Phonics is jam packed with stunning artwork, cool characters and gripping stories that will get kids reaching for the bookshelf.

About the Author

Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis was born in St Albans and trained as an advertising copywriter at Watford College. She worked for various agencies creating press adverts and TV, cinema and radio commercials. She is now a full-time writer. Jeanne Willis is one of the most successful children’s picture book authors in the UK. She wrote her first book aged five - a slim volume about cats and stitchd together with a painfullly blunt needle so that it looked like a 'real' book. After that, there was no turning back. Having been fired from her Saturday job selling cowboy boots in the Kings Road for chewing gum, and after a brief career as a reptile vet's assistant, she worked as a copywirter and had her first picture book published at the age of 21 (which she wrote whilst pretending to be busy creating adverts for cognac) and has now written over eighty titles. She has won numerous awards, including the Children's Book Award, the Silver Smarties Prize and has been shortlisted for the Whitbread Award. She has written Who’s in the Loo? which won the Red House Children’s Book Award. Her hobbies include gardening, reading (nonfiction), natural history and collecting caterpillars. Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, including Polly Pocket and The Slow Norris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle. She lives in North London with her husband and two children.

Photo credit: Justine Stoddart

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Format

Paperback
12 pages

Author

Jeanne Willis
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Author's Website

jeannewillis.com/

Publisher

Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

11th May 2012

ISBN

9781447912767


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