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Matty in a Mess!

Written by Miriam Moss

Illustrated by Jane Simmons

Part of the Matty and Milly Series

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Matty’s orderly life is turned topsy-turvy one day when a very strong wind turns everything upside down. Matty is horrified but soon finds that being in a mess can be fun too.  Another title featuring Matty is Matty Takes Off.


Matty in a Mess! Synopsis

Matty is a very orderly bear who lives with his not-so-orderly sister, Milly. But one day, when a strong wind turns everything upside down, Matty lands up in a bit of a mess, and finds, to his surprise, that he really rather likes it!

Matty in a Mess! Press Reviews

'Simmons' painterly illustrations strengthen the story with their bright, vibrant colours for the characters in contrast to more muted shades for the background.' - Books for Keeps

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ISBN: 9781842709467
Publication date: 04/03/2010
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781842709467
Publication date: 26/02/2009
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781842709467
Publication date: 4th March 2010
Author: Miriam Moss
Illustrator: Jane Simmons
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers

About Miriam Moss

Miriam is an award winning author of 70 children's books. She originally published 40 information books, but for the last 12 years she has written fiction. This has included picture books, novelty books and poetry, and recently short stories for the adult market. Her fiction has been translated into 21 languages. Miriam has had wide experience of working creatively with children, as well as speaking in schools, libraries, at festivals. She offers lively, innovative large group performances, talks, interactive storytelling sessions, readings, seminars, creative writing and poetry workshops.She was born in England but also grew up in Africa, The Middle East and China. ...

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