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Barbara Bongini

  • 5 stars across 19 books
    Zanna Davidson enjoyed riding a Shetland pony called Jampot as a little girl, but deep down, she's always preferred dreaming up adventures for her own magical fairy ponies. Zanna worked on a farm, and as a builder in Zimbabwe, before becoming a writer and editor at Usborne. She is the author of over forty books, including Stories of Magical Ponies in which she first began writing about Pony Island. Zanna lives in North London, and if she ever finds a magical Great Oak in Clissold Park, she'll definitely be taking Puck for an adventure in the Dark Forest. Author location: London
    2nd March 2017

    Beauty and the Very Beastly Beast

    A fun and feisty picture book retelling of a classic fairytale by bestselling author Mark Sperring. With a ... More

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    1st June 2014

    Cinderella

    The classic fairy tale, specially retold for young children and illustrated with fresh, bright pictures. Poor Cinderella... More

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    24th February 2014

    Fairy Ponies: Unicorn Prince

    A Pony Princess, Rosabel, has come to stay on Pony Island, and Puck and Holly are given the task of looking after her. B... More

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    24th February 2014

    Fairy Ponies: Enchanted Mirror

    Pony Island is in danger. The fairy ponies are losing their magic and the Pony Queen's powers are under threat. Can Holl... More

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    20th January 2014

    The Pony Princess

    When the Fairy Pony Princess comes to visit, Holly and her friend Puck are given the all-important job of looking after ... More

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    14th December 2015

    Fairy Ponies Sticker Book

    Welcome to the magical world of the Fairy Ponies - a collection of ethereal characters who also appear in a series of 6 ... More

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    1st January 2015

    Fairies to Colour

    A stylish and sophisticated book full of fairies to colour, with information about the different kinds of fairy folk fro... More

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    5th May 2016

    Cinderella and Her Very Bossy Sisters

    A fun and feisty picture book retelling of a classic fairytale by bestselling author Mark Sperring. Once up... More

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    16th December 2013

    Fairy Ponies: Midnight Escape

    Do you wish to be fairy-sized, light as a feather? Then open this book and we'll fly together. Only promise you will nev... More

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    16th December 2013

    Fairy Ponies: The Magic Necklace

    Do you wish to be fairy-sized, light as a feather? Then open this book and we'll fly together. Only promise you will nev... More

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    16th December 2013

    Fairy Ponies: Rainbow Races

    Holly can't wait to watch her friend Puck, the fairy pony, compete in the Rainbow Races. But when an enchanted storm is ... More

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    19th October 2015

    Sandy Lane Stables - The Midnight Horse

    "You have a real chance..." When Kate hears this, she knows that her dream of winning the winter horse trials could come... More

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    19th October 2015

    Sandy Lane Stables - A Horse for the Summer

    When Tom is left a prize-winning horse to look after over the summer, things don't turn out as he'd hoped. Chancey is wi... More

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    19th October 2015

    Sandy Lane Stables - Ride by Moonlight

    "I can't! I'm not riding again!" However often Charlie repeats the words, his friends won't believe him. After all, he h... More

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    22nd August 2016

    Fairy Gardens Magic Painting Book

    Brush the pages of this book with water and see the fairies and flowers in the enchanted garden burst into beautiful col... More

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    19th December 2016

    Fairy Palaces Magic Painting Book

    See fabulous fairy palaces magically burst into colour in this delightful activity book. Each page has a beautiful, blac... More

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    1st November 2017

    Snow Queen Magic Painting Book

    Bring the magical story of the Snow Queen to life with this stunning magic painting book. Can Gerda save her best friend... More

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    1st August 2018

    Rapunzel Magic Painting

    Bring the classic fairy tale Rapunzel to life with this beautiful magic painting book. Will Rapunzel ever escape the tow... More

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    1st November 2018

    Magic Painting Twelve Dancing Princesses

    Bring The Twelve Dancing Princesses, the classic Brothers Grimm fairytale, to life with this beautiful magic painting bo... More

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