Jellybean Goes to School by Margaret Roc

Jellybean Goes to School

Written by Margaret Roc
Illustrated by Laura Hughes


Jellybean Goes to School by Margaret Roc

Jellybean is a little girl longing to learn about the world and make friends. But is she ready to leave Mum behind and start school? At first Jellybean is nervous, but her new teacher brings magic into the classroom. And Jellybean's imagination brings her new surroundings to life in many wild and wonderful ways. An inspiring must-read for all children about to start school or nursery.

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A perfect tale for those starting school in the near future. Jellybean takes you on her first journey from home to her new school. On the way, she experiences a range of emotions from excitement to worry

About the Author

Margaret Roc is an author, co-author and editor of over 50 books for children and teachers including fiction, non-fiction and picture books. She was born in Scotland and lives in Sydney, Australia with her husband, John. She is a mother of two and has worked as a teacher, special needs teacher and teacher-librarian. Laura Hughes is originally from Bath and now live in East London with her cat. She studied illustration at Kingston University and graduated in 2005. Her favourite things include penguins wearing jumpers, badgers on bikes and tea drinking bears.

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32 pages


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Tamarind Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

1st August 2013



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