Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar


Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Katie is all alone and feeling grey. The colourful picture on her wall looks a much better place to be. If only Katie could brighten herself up, who knows what might happen. This story is an inspiring flight of fantasy about the powers of the imagination.


Children will love naughty, brave Katie - she does all the things children would love to do but never dare! [...] Small children will find this story hilarious. BBC Parenting; The pictures are wonderfully bright. The Telegraph

About the Author

Polly Dunbar

Polly Dunbar is a major picture-book talent. She is the author-illustrator of a series called Tilly and Friends which has been made into an animated series, to air on CBeebies from September 2012. She's also the author/illustrator of Penguin, Arthur's Dream Boat, Dog Blue and Flyaway Katie, and the illustrator of Shoe Baby, written by her mother, Joyce Dunbar. Her titles have won numerous awards including the Book Trust Early Year's Award 2007, the Nestle Silver Children's Book Prize 2007, the Practical Pre-School Award 2007 and the Red House Children's Book of the Year Award 2008, and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Polly currently lives and works in Dublin.

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Book Info


40 pages
Interest Age: From 2 To 99


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Publication date

3rd January 2005



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