Pocket Hero by Pippa Goodhart


Pocket Hero by Pippa Goodhart

The incredible life of 45cm-tall Jeffrey Hudson, the Queen's Dwarf at King Charles 1's court. A human pet, a courtier and army captain. Barrington Stoke specialise in books for reluctant, struggling and dyslexic readers.

About the Author

Pippa Goodhart

Pippa Goodhart completed a history degree and then trained as an infant teacher before taking on a job at Heffers Children’s Bookshop in Cambridge where she worked for five years, latterly as a manager. Moving to Leicester when she married, she began to work as a publisher’s reader and to teach, but began writing when her children were little.

Her first book was published in 1994 and over forty more have been published since then. She teaches writing to adults and works as a consultant.

She has three daughters and a husband who all help her writing by being critical when they are asked to be!

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72 pages
Interest Age: 10+


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Publication date

26th July 2007



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