Polly's Puffin by Sarah Garland


Polly's Puffin by Sarah Garland

Polly doesn't like shopping with Baby Jim. He is always throwing things about. One day when they are out shopping with Mum, Jim throws Polly's toy puffin straight into the hood of a duffle-coated gentleman and sparks off a hectic chase through the town. Can Polly and Mum find the myserious man and get her puffin back? A new edition of a classic story by the much-loved author/illustrator Sarah Garland. Perfect for long-suffering older siblings and their mischievous little brothers and sisters. Sarah Garland's charming text and illustrations convey all the happy chaos of family life. Also available: Pass it, Polly


A delightful read with a happy ending that is recommended to all parents and teachers to read www.writeaway.org.uk The simple sentences, high frequency words and speech bubbles will make it an accessible text for young readers. Early Years Educator Beautifully illustrated with simple yet accurate colour drawings that feature life in an urban setting... Polly's Puffin would make a lovely and funny story to read with children of pre-school and reception years who are older siblings as they would easily identify with many of the situations that happen in the story. Child Care

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.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From 4


Sarah Garland
More books by Sarah Garland

Author's Website



Publication date

4th March 2010



I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

Lovereading 4 schools