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Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Families

Written by Jeanne Willis

Illustrated by Tony Ross

Part of the Dr Xargle Series

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Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Families Synopsis

Good morning, class. Today we are going to learn about Earth Family. The latest in the Dr Xargle series! Learn all about Earth Families with Dr Xargle, our friendly alien teacher: brothers are Bothers, sisters are Sulkers, and the number of family members is always larger than the number of chairs at Christmas dinner...

Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Families Press Reviews

'A dream team of writer and illustrator.' The Times

'Hilarious lessons on human behaviour.' Bookseller

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ISBN: 9781839130748
Publication date: 03/06/2021
Publisher: Andersen Press
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781839130748
Publication date: 3rd June 2021
Author: Jeanne Willis
Illustrator: Tony Ross
Publisher: Andersen Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 28 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers, 5+ readers
Genres: Family / Home Stories, Humorous, School Stories

About Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis is an award-winning children's author and scriptwriter. She had her first picture book published by Andersen Press at the age of 21, and since then she has won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize (Tadpole's Promise), the Nasen Special Needs Award (Susan Laughs), the Sheffield Children's Book Award (Who’s in The Loo) and the Red House Children's Book Award (Bottoms Up). Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, including Polly Pocket and The Slow Norris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle. She lives in North London with her husband. Photo credit: Justine Stoddart

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