Far Away the Fairies Fly by Jane Simmons


Far Away the Fairies Fly by Jane Simmons

Jamie just can't sleep, no matter how hard he hugs Floppy Rabbit - there's a noisy, scary thunderstorm howling outside, and it's keeping him awake. Maybe his big sister, Lucy, will think of a way to get rid of the storm, or maybe the fairies will help to make the storm stop...A reassuring, comforting and magical story which deals with a common childhood fear in a soothing and enchanting way. A beautiful follow-up to Where the Fairies Fly.



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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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32 pages


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Publication date

5th July 2007



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