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Lulu imagines she is a range of characters in this charming picture book that celebrates the power of stories and imagination. Accompanied with a CD telling the story in more than 20 languages.
A simple but effective split-page book. Newer readers will enjoy concocting hundreds of fantastical food creations (cornflakes and ketchup anyone?) by turning sections of each page.
A mixture of short bursts of text, high interest topics including and colourful, enticing illustrations make this a great series for reluctant or less confident readers.
This simple yet effective board book features bright illustrations and die-cut holes so children can say 'Peepo!' to all the animals, and finally to themselves in the mirror on the last page.
Talent, stardom, hard work and heartache...welcome to Fame School! Aspiring popstars will love following the kids at Rockley Park as they try to make their dreams come true.
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