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Featured books by Jon Mitchell

Flat Stanley and the Haunted House

Flat Stanley and the Haunted House

5+ readers

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/07/2011

The classic character Flat Stanley, a boy who is only half an inch thick after a billboard falls on him, is back in book made up of three short stories which is perfectly designed for first readers.  How Stanley makes use of his unusual size in a series of scary situations is a delight.

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Other books by Jon Mitchell

Rowan the Red Squirrel

Rowan the Red Squirrel

Author: Lynne Rickards Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/02/2018

'Deep in the woods, in a crooked old tree, Lived two little squirrels, with Mum, who made three. Hazel was brave -- a flash and a flurry, While Rowan was shy, and tended to worry.' Rowan the little red squirrel and his sister Hazel are leaving their drey on their own for the very first time. Hazel is eager to explore and, before they know it, they set off on an exciting adventure. But Rowan is worried -- about the strange noises in the forest around them and their mother's warning to look out for the fox! Written in Lynne Rickards' signature rhyme, this charming tale of two very different siblings finding their own strengths features dynamic watercolour illustrations of Scottish wildlife and two adorable wee squirrels! From the creators of the best-selling puffin adventure, Skye the Puffling, Rowan the Red Squirrel brings the beauty of the Scottish Highlands and its animal inhabitants charmingly to life.

Skye the Puffling A Wee Puffin Board Book

Skye the Puffling A Wee Puffin Board Book

Author: Lynne Rickards Format: Board book Release Date: 22/02/2018

Everyone's favourite puffling is ready for adventure in a beautiful new board book edition, especially for wee hands. One morning Skye, the cheeky baby puffin, sneaks out of her parents' burrow, tumbles off the cliff edge and accidentally lands on a passing gannet's back! Skye's thrilling journey takes her to the Bass Rock in the Firth of Forth where she meets a host of Scottish bird life. But she's missing her parents... Written in Lynne Rickards' signature rhyme, this charming story features dynamic watercolour illustrations of Scottish sealife and a very cute puffling! The adorable companion to the best-selling Harris the Hero, is now available as a board book with a story specially abridged for sharing with toddlers.

Flat Stanley On Ice

Flat Stanley On Ice

Author: Lori Haskins Houran Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/06/2017

It's an ice-cool new adventure for everyone's favourite flat hero in this colour-illustrated early reader. Perfect for children learning to read. Stanley and his brother Arthur are super-excited to go ice-skating on the frozen lake. And as Arthur is slipping and sliding around, it turns out Stanley is an ice-skating superstar. But then cracks start to appear . . . is the ice rink about to disappear? The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 1 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for new readers who are beginning to read simple stories with help. Short, simple sentences Familiar, repeated words Big, clear type 1 - 5 lines per page Bright, fun pictures to help talk about the story All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Green

Flat Stanley and the Very Big Cookie

Flat Stanley and the Very Big Cookie

Author: Lori Haskins Houran Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/04/2017

It's time for a bake-off in this colour-illustrated early reader featuring everyone's favourite flat boy, Flat Stanley. Perfect for children learning to read. When Stanley and Arthur visit their friend the baker they find he needs their help - it's the Food Fair on Saturday and the baker is fresh out of ideas! Then Stanley has a brainwave . . . will it be a recipe for disaster, or has he just come up with the next BIG thing? The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 2 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for readers who are growing in confidence and are beginning to enjoy longer stories. Clear type Up to 8 lines per page Bright, appealing pictures for added interest A variety of sentence structures A wider range of vocabulary Strong themes and characters to discuss All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Orange

Flat Stanley Goes Camping Blue Banana

Flat Stanley Goes Camping Blue Banana

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2016

A brilliant campfire tale for fans of Flat Stanley, perfect for children learning to read. Stanley has promised not to get into trouble on the Lambchop family camping trip, but when you're flat, everything is an adventure. Stanley has to parachute off a mountain, ride the river rapids and escape a smelly skunk! The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 2 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for readers who are growing in confidence and are beginning to enjoy longer stories. Clear type Up to 8 lines per page Bright, appealing pictures for added interest A variety of sentence structures A wider range of vocabulary Strong themes and characters to discuss All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Turquoise

Flat Stanley Plays Ball

Flat Stanley Plays Ball

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2016

A charming sports story with full-colour illustrations starring Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. Perfect for children learning to read. When Stanley Lambchop joins the rounders team, he discovers that being flat can help him play. But not everyone thinks that flat players should be allowed... The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 1 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for new readers who are beginning to read simple stories with help. Short, simple sentences Familiar, repeated words Big, clear type 1 - 5 lines per page Bright, fun pictures to help talk about the story All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. For more information about the series and advice on supporting children's reading, visit: www.egmont.co.uk/readingladder Book band: Green

Flat Stanley and the Fire Station

Flat Stanley and the Fire Station

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2016

A thrilling, lights-flashing, siren-whirring book about everyone's favourite flat boy, Flat Stanley. Perfect for children learning to read. Stanley and his brother Arthur have won a trip to visit the local fire station! But it's not quite as exciting as they'd hoped. Where is the sliding down the pole? Where are the sirens and flashing lights? Then, all of a sudden, there's a Code Nine call, and the whole Lambchop family are whizzing off to the rescue in a fire engine. The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 3 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for fluent readers who are beginning to read exciting, challenging stories independently. Varied sentences Detailed illustrations to enjoy Chapters Interesting characters and themes A rich range of vocabulary More complex storylines to stretch confident readers All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Gold.

Skye the Puffling A Baby Puffin's Adventure

Skye the Puffling A Baby Puffin's Adventure

Author: Lynne Rickards Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/03/2016

One morning Skye, a cheeky baby puffin with an appetite for adventure, sneaks out of her parents' burrow, tumbles off the cliff edge and accidentally lands on a passing gannet's back! Skye's thrilling journey takes her around the Firth of Forth and finds her in a few tricky situations -- a perilous piggy-back ride, an icy dip in the sea and a host of Scottish bird life. Written in Lynne Rickards' signature rhyme, this charming coming-of-age story features dynamic watercolour illustrations of Scottish sealife and a very cute puffling! The adorable sequel to the best-selling Harris the Hero is set in Scotland around the Firth of Forth, the Isle of May, North Berwick and the Bass Rock.

The Epic Canadian Expedition Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley

The Epic Canadian Expedition Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley

Author: Josh Greenhut, Sara Pennypacker, Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/05/2014

Flat Stanley goes north! Stanley Lambchop and his family are in British Columbia, Canada, for some skiing and winter fun. But when Stanley and his new friend Nick go snowboarding - with Stanley as the snowboard, of course - they take a midair tumble just as the wind picks up . . . and find themselves floating in an amazing Canadian cross-country journey that might just be Stanley's wildest adventure yet! Published in the USA as Flat Stanley: The Intrepid Canadian Expedition

Flat Stanley Adventures The Haunted House and The Fire Station

Flat Stanley Adventures The Haunted House and The Fire Station

Author: Jeff Brown, Lori Haskins Houran Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/08/2013

Two terrific tales about Flat Stanley, the one-and -only 2D hero. Flat Stanley: The Fire Station Stanley and the whole of the Lambchop family whizz off in a fire engine when an emergency call comes in during their trip to the local fire station. A thrilling lights-flashing, siren-whirring adventure! Flat Stanley: The Haunted House Stanley and Arthur's school Halloween party isn't scary at all. But when they see a bully upsetting their friend Martin, they decide to teach him a lesson. A two-headed monster should do the trick . . .!

Flat Stanley and the Fire Station Blue Banana

Flat Stanley and the Fire Station Blue Banana

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2012

A thrilling, lights-flashing, siren-whirring illustrated book about everyone's favourite flat boy, Flat Stanley, for Egmont's Blue Banana series. Stanley and his brother Arthur have won a trip to visit the local fire station! But it's not quite as exciting as they'd hoped. Where is the sliding down the pole? Where are the sirens and flashing lights? Then, all of a sudden, there's a Code Nine call, and the whole Lambchop family are whizzing off to the rescue in a fire engine. Based on the original character created by Jeff Brown, Blue bananas are illustrated books for NC Level 2 readers learning to tackle longer prose for the first time with the support of extensive illustrations and speech bubbles. They are carefully designed with education in mind, supporting children's understanding of vocabulary and punctuation. Blue Bananas explores the feelings and emotions of characters in a clear fashion.

Flat Stanley and the Haunted House Green Banana

Flat Stanley and the Haunted House Green Banana

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/07/2011

A spooky but funny story about Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley - everyone's favourite flat boy - for Egmont's green banana series. Stanley and his brother Arthur are going to their school's Halloween party. They dress up in costumes and Stanley is particularly looking forward to the limbo competition. They're rather disappointed by the haunted house, though - it's really not very scary. But when they see a bully upsetting their friend Martin, they decide to teach him a lesson - by being very scary indeed! Green bananas are divided into short, simple stories to develop reading techniques over a number of sessions. They are suitable for NC Level 1 readers. Green Bananas are carefully designed with education in mind, supporting children's understanding of how to read longer books. Green bananas only use one clause in each sentence and rely on dialogue and speech bubbles to encourage reading aloud.

Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley: The Great Egyptian Grave Robbery

Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley: The Great Egyptian Grave Robbery

Author: Sara Pennypacker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/06/2011

Join everybody's favourite flat boy for another magical adventure - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. The Great Egyptian Grave Robbery Flat Stanley is back! Ever since Stanley was flattened by a bulletin board, there are places he can get to that no one else can. So when Stanley receives a letter from an archaeologist, he travels by airmail to Egypt to help find an ancient treasure deep in the heart of a great pyramid. But what if even the flattest boy on earth can't wriggle out of this dark tomb - and the terrible mess he finds himself in? Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

Flat Stanley: The Japanese Ninja Surprise

Flat Stanley: The Japanese Ninja Surprise

Author: Sara Pennypacker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/04/2011

Join everybody's favourite flat boy for another magical adventure - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. The Japanese Ninja Surprise Stanley and his brother, Arthur, are such huge fans of the ninja movie star Oda Nobu that they decide to send him something even better than fan mail - Stanley himself! Soon enough, Flat Stanley is in Japan, seeing the country with his idol. But when trouble surprises them, it will take real hero to save the day. But whoever heard of a flat ninja? Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

Amazing Grace Teacher Resource

Amazing Grace Teacher Resource

Author: Jean Evans Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2009

NEW READ AND RESPOND AMAZING GRACE provides teachers with all the resources they need to teach this classic children's story. Notes and activities reflect the way that teachers teach now and include shared texts, guided reading notes, reading activities, speaking and listening activities, writing projects and assessment guidance.

Please Mrs Butler Teacher's Resource

Please Mrs Butler Teacher's Resource

Author: Jillian Powell Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2009

NEW READ AND RESPOND PLEASE MRS BUTLER provides teachers with all the resources they need to teach this classic children's story. Notes and activities reflect the way that teachers teach now and include shared texts, guided reading notes, reading activities, speaking and listening activities, writing projects and assessment guidance.

Invisible Stanley

Invisible Stanley

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/2003

Join everybody's favourite flat boy for another magical adventure - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. Invisible Stanley It's a shock at first, but Stanley finds you can do amazing things when you're invisible. Helping Arthur perform magic . . . Foiling a daring robbery . . . Stanley is a famous hero once again. But being invisible isn't as easy as it looks! Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

Flat Stanley in Space

Flat Stanley in Space

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2003

Another classic adventure from everybody's favourite flat boy - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. Stanley in Space The President of the United States chooses Stanley and his family to become the first humans aboard a new top-secret spaceship. Stanley will meet the Queen of England, have his birthday in outer space and face a city full of aliens! Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

Stanley, Flat Again

Stanley, Flat Again

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/07/2003

Join everybody's favourite flat boy for another magical adventure - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. Stanley, Flat Again Stanley is back, and he's flat - again! Even his brother Arthur can't come up with a plan to re-inflate Stanley this time. But there's fun to be had being flat. Stanley helps win a boat race and rescues a girl from a dangerous building. Heroes come in all shapes and sizes! Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley

Author: Jeff Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/07/2003

The classic adventures of everybody's favourite flat boy - It's Jeff Brown's Flat Stanley. Stanley Lambchop is an ordinary boy with an extraordinary problem. One night, a giant pinboard falls on top of him leaving him completely flat. At first, Stanley enjoys the benefits of his strange predicament - it can be fun going in out of rooms simply by sliding under the door. And it's a hoot being posted to your friends in California for a holiday. But it's not always easy being different, and, once the novelty begins to wear off, Stanley wishes he could be just like everybody else again. But how will he ever fill out? Jeff Brown's world-famous character Flat Stanley continues to charm half a century after he first found his way into print.

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