Come on, Daisy! by Jane Simmons
  

Synopsis

Come on, Daisy! by Jane Simmons

Mamma Duck tells Daisy to stay close, but Daisy thinks that chasing dragonflies and bouncing on lilypads looks much more fun ...This warm and comforting story, starring Daisy the duck, has been delighting children for over 15 years.

Reviews

A simple but universal idea, fabulously illustrated Sunday Telegraph a neat plot, a playful text and sensuous visual effects! Times Educational Supplement written and illustrated with remarkable style and panache Publishing News The atmospheric illustrations are terrific and will leave children demanding more Book Start Guide as ducklings go, Daisy must be one of the most endearing Parent's Guide Delightful. Junior A very special book... perfect for quiet time or reading just before bed. A real treasure. * * * * * Bookbag A touching picture book with very cute vivid illustrations. Perfect for beginner readers. Primary Times This reassuring and beautiful picture book from Jane Simmons is ideal for reading together, and has stood the test of time. Booktrust

About the Author

Jane Simmons

Jane has tried her hand at landscape gardening, futon making, teaching basket weaving and soft toy making but claims the only thing that has held her interest was the idea of writing and illustrating children's books.

Having travelled extensively with her family and living in a whole range of unusual homes, it is no surprise that her current home is hardly conventional. Jane, and her menagerie of rescued pets, live on an ex-fishing boat, aptly named 'Prosperity'. Along with her husband, Neil, she is currently travelling the waterways of France and heading for the sunnier climes of the Mediterranean.

The view from the wheelhouse of 'Prosperity' is the inspiration for Jane's books and while Daisy, gets into all sorts of trouble on the river, Ebb and Flo live on a boat very similar to Jane's and have their adventures by the sea.

Jane and Neil share 'Prosperity' with Gertie and Bertie the lovebirds, dogs called Daisy and Pip and Doris the cat.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 2 To 4

Author

Jane Simmons
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Author's Website

www.janesimmons.com

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

2nd September 2004

ISBN

9781843622727


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