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Bruno Robert

  • 5 stars across 13 books
    Penny Dolan is a children's writer and storyteller living in North Yorkshire. She is a popular speaker with both infant and junior children, and has visited many School Book Weeks and literacy events across the UK, with her enjoyable \'Author Talks\' and lively story-telling sessions. She has also spoken and performed in libraries, bookshops, museums, art galleries, historic sites and outdoor locations, and has appeared on the children\'s programme of several literature festivals. She has a wide interest in children\'s books and has been Chair of the Federation of Children\'s Book Groups. Penny has a wide experience of schools. She was a primary advisory teacher for English and Drama but has been a freelance language arts worker for several years. She has also taught on residential writing courses for children, tutored both storytelling and writing courses for adults, and spoken at conferences. Penny has a degree in Education, specialising in Language and Literacy and an Advanced Diploma in Educational Drama. As well as working on her writing, Penny enjoys drawing, painting, reading, chatting and daydreaming. Her favourite colour is yellow. Her favourite food is strawberries-and-cream, and she is probably the world\'s slowest swimmer. She has three untidy desks, two grown-up children and one rather bad cat.
    1st April 2011

    The Gingerbread Man

    This delightful picture book is based on the beloved classic tale and retold for younger children. Run, run as fast as y... More

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    16th February 2015

    Fairy Tales Gone Wrong: Blow Your Nose, Big Bad Wolf: A Story About Spreading Germs

    It's your favourite classic fairy tales...with a twist. QED delivers an encouraging message about good health and hygien... More

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    1st September 2007

    Rabbit Cooks Up a Cunning Plan

    Mountain Lion terrorises all the forest animals, and preys on them for his supper. One day, they come up with a plan to ... More

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    11th September 2008

    Leapfrog Rhyme Time: Giraffe's Good Game

    Giraffe really wants to join in with the other animals' games. But he's just too tall! Surely there must be one game he ... More

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    1st July 2009

    Start Reading: Carlo's Circus: Joey the Juggler

    Joey needs somewhere to practice his tricks, but everywhere he goes he makes too much Hoopla and is in the way! Until, h... More

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    1st July 2009

    Start Reading: Carlo's Circus: Princess Rani

    Princess Rani, the circus elephant, eats a lot and Carlo decides her upkeep is too expensive. As she leaves the circus a... More

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    1st July 2009

    Start Reading: Carlo's Circus: Bippo and Boppo

    Bippo and Boppo are new circus clowns but their jokes aren't making people laugh. They stay up all night thinking of bet... More

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    1st July 2009

    Start Reading: Carlo's Circus: Lola Fanola

    Lola is the star if the show, so when Jimmy wants to go on the high trapeze Lola won't let him. At the show, Lola is hig... More

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    8th May 2018

    Reading Champion: Pip the Different Penguin: Independent Reading Gold 9

    In a heartwarming story celebrating our differences, meet Pip the penguin - whose wings are far too big. The other pen... More

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    1st November 2018

    The Cow Said Neigh! (board book): A Farm Story

    From New York Times bestseller Rory Feek, one half of the singing duo Joey+Rory, comes The Cow Said Neigh! , ... More

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