Princess Poppy’s stories are hugely popular, mainly with 6+ year old girls. Here in the Big Mix Up Poppy is really excited about spending a day working in a sewing shop in the village that belongs to a family friend as she’ll meet all sorts of people. But when her tongue gets the better of her and she becomes a bit of a gossip, things get a bit out of hand until that is…. You’ll have to read it to know what happens. Rest assured it’s full of fun with characters you really warm to and some lively illustrations help to tell the story as well.
Poppy is really excited because she and Mum are working at Cousin Saffron's sewing shop for the day. She is sure it is going to be the most brilliant day ever because the shop is so glamorous and she'll get to chat to customers all day. But things start to go wrong when Poppy gets a bit carried away with all the village gossip she hears.
|Publication date:||7th June 2007|
|Author:||Janey Louise Jones|
|Publisher:||Random House Children's Books|
|Suitable for:||5+ readers|
Janey Jones is a full-time writer and mother of three. She was born in Edinburgh but grew up by the seaside just outside the city.She read English at Edinburgh University specializing in the Victorian novel. Following this she became a teacher - a career that she absolutely adored - and then, with her husband, set up The Jelly Club, which has become an extremely successful chain of children's activity centres in Scotland.Her childhood dream of writing about her alter ego, Princess Poppy, was realised through self-publishing in 2005. The hugely popular Princess Poppy series has sold over three million ...More About Janey Louise Jones