Shrinking Sam by Miriam Latimer


Shrinking Sam by Miriam Latimer

Find out what happens when Sam wakes up and finds that he's shrinking! No one will listen to him but his pencil is the size of a crocodile and one pea fills his whole tummy at dinner. This quirky story addresses the woes of a middle child who is in need of a little attention.

About the Author

Miriam Latimer grew up in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, and studied illustration at the University of the West of England, gaining a first class honors degree in 2003. Miriam's other Barefoot Books include The Prince's Bedtime, Shopping with Dad and Emily's Tiger. Miriam lives in Barnstable, North Devon.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st June 2010



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