Swallows and Spiders : Follow the Swallow and Spinderella by Julia Donaldson
  

Swallows and Spiders : Follow the Swallow and Spinderella

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Martin Ursell, Liz Pichon

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Two stories in one! - Follow the Swallow and Spinderella - in this great bind-up of two titles, perfect for children bridging the gap between picture books and chapter books. It's part of Egmont's highly sought after and hugely respected Blue Bananas series. Plenty of colour illustrations on every spread and integrated with the text. To view more Blue Bananas titles click here.

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Swallows and Spiders : Follow the Swallow and Spinderella by Julia Donaldson

Follow the Swallow - Chack the blackbird needs to get a message to his friend, Apollo the Swallow. But Apollo is far away in Africa. Somebody needs to follow that swallow!

Spinderella - Spinderella the spider longs to learn about numbers, but everyone thinks she’s silly. Luckily her Hairy Godmother has a plan...

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Praise for Spinderella:

"An engaging story, with facts and activities about football, counting and halving." - Best Book Guide

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffaloand The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs – and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

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Book Info

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Paperback

Author

Julia Donaldson
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Author's Website

http://www.juliadonaldson.c...

Publisher

Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont Childrens Books

Publication date

2nd January 2012

ISBN

9781405262095

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