King-Smith, Dick The Queen's Nose

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The Queen's Nose

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Harmony Parker had decided that animals were much nicer than people. This was why she always thought her father to be a sea-lion, whereas her mother was a tubby pouter pigeon. But her parents would not allow her to have a pet. Harmony's life changes when she gets a 50p piece with magical powers.

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Harmony's uncle sends her on a treasure trail – which ends in finding a 50p piece. But the coin is a magic one, and when you rub the Queen's nose, your wishes will come true.

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Dick King-Smith served in the Grenadier Guards during the Second World War, and afterwards spent twenty years as a farmer in Gloucestershire, the county of his birth. Many of his stories are inspired by his farming experiences. Later he taught at a village primary school. His first book, The Fox Busters, was published in 1978. He wrote a great number of children's books, including The Sheep-Pig (winner of the Guardian Award and filmed as Babe), Harry's Mad, Noah's Brother, The Hodgeheg, Martin's Mice, Ace, The Cuckoo Child and Harriet's Hare (winner of the Children's Book Award in 1995). At the British Book Awards in 1991 he was voted Children's Author of the Year. In 2009 he was made OBE for services to children's literature. Dick King-Smith died in 2011 at the age of eighty-eight.

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