Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

Cat, Duck and Squirrel live in an old white cabin, with a pumpkin patch in the garden. Every day Cat slices up some pumpkin, Squirrel stirs in some water and Duck tips in some salt to make perfect pumpkin soup... until the day Duck wants to do the stirring...

A funny, rhythmical story about friendship and sharing, with fabulous animal characters, illustrated in glowing autumnal colours, which received rave reviews in hardback.

Year 1: Pumpkins
Use the senses to explore how a pumpkin feels, tastes, smells, sounds and looks. Create prints with pumpkin tops and cook pumpkin soup.

Year 1: Seasons
Explore outside through nature hunts, playing outside and painting the weather. Discover how all these activities and more meet the standards set in the national curriculum and learn more about the world all around us.

  • Publisher: Penguin
  • Format: Hardback
  • Print length: 32 pages
  • Dimensions: 8 x 12 V
  • Reading age: 4 - 6 years old
  • Publication date: January 18, 2000
  • ISBN: 9780552545105

Helen Cooper

Helen is the author of The Other Guest and The Downstairs Neighbour. She is from Derby and has a MA in Creative Writing and a background in teaching English and Academic Writing. Her creative writing has been published in Mslexia and Writers' Forum; she was shortlisted in the Bath Short Story Prize in 2014, and came third in the Leicester Writes Short Story Prize 2018.

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