Having a Picnic by Sarah Garland

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Having a Picnic by Sarah Garland

Sarah Garland's classic series of pre-school books look at every aspect of busy, noisy, muddly family life. In Having a Picnic we join the family as they head to the park, feed the ducks and have a lovely picnic. But who are the uninvited guests..?


Welcome new editions of Sarah Garland's classic series that looks at every aspect of family life and will appeal to toddlers. Nursery World There is much to wonder in the everyday lives of children, which is captured wonderfully by Sarah Garland. Well illustrated and represent very real families in their busy noisy, muddled but lovelable and endearing lives. The simple sentences and familiar phrases correlate directly with the text making them ideal reading for emergent readers. EYE The brief text on every page compliments the realistic illustrations wonderfully. Humour and realism is abundant on every page. Nursery Education Humour and realism is abundant on every page. Nursery Education Another in the reissued series of Sarah Garland's pre-school books. The text is perfect for toddlers, with a short sentence on each page and the illustrations provide added interest and humour. www.writeaway.org.uk

About the Author

Sarah Garland

Sarah Garland is a much-loved author/illustrator who has published more than 40 books. The daughter of a publisher and illustrator, she trained as a typographer at the London College of Printing. She has written many books for children, and also books for adults on herbs and their uses. During her childhood in the New Forest and in recent years she has concentrated on growing a very wide variety of herbs to use in her kitchen, and to treat minor ailments.

She lives in Chedworth, Gloucestershire.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Publication date

19th March 2009



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