The Complete Book Of Farmyard Tales

The Complete Book Of Farmyard Tales

Little children will love this charming collection of stories from Apple Tree Farm, featuring Mrs. Boot the farmer, her children Poppy and Sam, and a host of friendly farm animals including Curly the pig and Rusty the dog. Illustrated with gentle humour by Stephen Cartwright, with the lovable Little Yellow Duck to spot on every page, this book includes favourites that have delighted children for three generations, such as "Pig Gets Stuck", "The Runaway Tractor" and "Camping Out". A beautiful gift that will be read again and again.

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  • Publisher: Usborne
  • Format: Hardback
  • Print length: 40 pages
  • Dimensions: 216 x 216mm
  • Reading age: 2 - 6 years old
  • Publication date: July 2013
  • ISBN: 9781409562924

Heather Amery

Heather was born and brought up in Bath, Somerset. Heather has written over a hundred books for children, including alphabet books, science and history books, craft books, classical fairy tales, a series for beginner readers called Farmyard Tales, Bible stories, and Greek Myths. She has also compiled word books, song books, and books of poetry.

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