Author(s): Cooling, Wendy,
Date of Publication: 27/06/1996,
Pagination: 176 pages, b&w line illustrations,
Series: 20th Century Architects,
Imprint: Puffin Books,
Published By: Penguin Books Ltd,
Book Classification: Interest age: from c 7 years, Short stories (Children's / Teenage)
The Puffin Book of Stories for Seven-year-olds edited by Wendy Cooling is a perfect selection of loved stories for all 7 year olds!
Full of exciting stories from some of our best-loved authors, including Philippa Pearce, Rudyard Kipling, John Agard and Francesca Simon. This brilliant collection is full of magic, mayhem and adventure!
Find out how the camel got his hump, how Jimmy learnt to vanish and what Horrid Henry got up to on holiday...
Perfect for seven-year-olds to share or read alone.
Wendy Cooling was educated in Norwich and then spent time travelling the world.
On her return to England she trained as a teacher, and taught English in London for many years. She left teaching to work on the promotion of books and reading as Head of the Children's Book Foundation (now Booktrust), and later founded Bookstart, the national programme that helps to bring books to young readers.