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Fussy Freda

Written by Julia Jarman

Illustrated by Fred Blunt

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Fussy Freda Synopsis

A deliciously funny rhyming tale. Perfect for fussy eaters and their despairing parents! Dinnertime isn't easy in Freda's house. Mum cooks beans. YUK! Grandma cooks fish and chips. YUK! Dad cooks crispy duck. YUK! YUK! YUK! There just isn't any pleasing Fussy Freda. But her cat is not so fussy, and this causes a culinary catastrophe! This cautionary tale will have toddlers calling out for more, and more, and MORE!

Fussy Freda Press Reviews

The rhyming text is wonderfully fun and the progress of the bull through the farmyard will keep young children engaged. The illustrations, too, are colourful and detailed with plenty to draw on about animals and the work that takes place in farmyards. The text also offers lots of opportunity to work on rhyming words, and phonics, and for encouraging children to create their own farmyard rhymes. * Reading Zone *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781444929232
Publication date: 11th January 2018
Author: Julia Jarman
Illustrator: Fred Blunt
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Julia Jarman

Schoolteacher and journalist Julia Jarman has written over 80 books for children, including Class Two at the Zoo and Class Three All At Sea, as well as the Big Red Bath series. She lives in Bedfordshire and frequently visits schools and libraries, both in the UK and abroad. Fred never wanted to be an astronaut or drive a train when he grew up. Right from the beginning he knew he wanted to draw silly pictures for a living. Some decades later, he's living the dream! Fred has worked on all manner of projects, including editorial, advertising and designing animations for the ...

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