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Julia Jarman

  • 5 stars across 83 books

    Julia Jarman was a teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children's books. Her first book was a story she used to tell her children at bedtime, When Poppy Ran Away. Julia's Jessame stories, also for younger readers, have enjoyed years of success. Her older fictiion centres on historical time-slip fiction which links in with National Curriculum History topics. She lives just north of Bedford with her husband, Peter, and two cats.

    11th January 2018

    Fussy Freda

    A deliciously funny rhyming tale. Perfect for fussy eaters and their despairing parents! Dinnertime isn't e... More

    (6 reviews)
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    2nd April 2015

    Big Bouncy Bed

    Ben and Bella on the big bouncy bed, Boing! Boing! Boing! Boing! Mind your head! Ben and Bell... More

    (4 reviews)
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    5th July 2012

    Big Yellow Digger

    Ben and Bella are off on another adventure and, of course, all the animals want to join them! The destination this time ... More

    (4 reviews)
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    2nd June 2011

    Ants in Your Pants!

    A brilliantly funny story about not leaving friends out, from the illustrator of much-loved picture book classic, Gi... More

    (4 reviews)
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    21st August 2008

    Big Blue Train

    Toot toot! Hold tight! Ben and Bella are off on another adventure! This time with the Big Blue Train! They set off ... More

    (3 reviews)
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    1st March 2005

    Big Red Bath

    Ben and Bella are having such a lovely, splashy time in the big red bath that soon everyone wants to join in the fun! Bu... More

    (2 reviews)
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    6th August 2015

    Lovely Old Lion

    Lenny the lion loves his grandpa, King Lion. But when King Lion starts to forget things, Lenny begins to worry. He can't... More

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    19th June 2008

    Class Two at the Zoo

    Join Class Two as they wander round the zoo. They see all sorts of animal antics, but they don't notice the anaconda s... More

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    1st September 2009

    Friends Forever

    Meet Charlie, Katie, Grace, Jamila and Ellie - they're five best friends and they've just joined the Brownies! The girls... More

    (1 review)
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    4th July 2013

    Two Shy Pandas

    Panda longs to play with Pandora next door, but he's too shy. Whenever he sees Pandora he runs away. Meanwhile Pandora l... More

    (1 review)
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