Delilah Darling - Queen Delilah from Far Away Land to you - is off to meet some 'marbellous' animals at the zoo. Her teacher, Mrs Mullet, says whoever wins the zoo quiz wins a prize - but what could it be? Delilah really wants to win but first she has to beat her worst enemy, Horrid Charlotte Griggs . . .
With gorgeous illustrations by Rosie Reeve, this is a genuinely funny and sharply observed story for children gaining confidence in reading.
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Jeanne Willis wrote her first book when she was five years old and hasn't stopped writing since. She has now written over a hundred titles, including picture books, novels and television scripts. She has also won numerous awards, including the Children's Book Award, the Sheffield Children's Book Award, the Silver Smarties Prize and most recently the 2008 Booktrust Early Years Pre-School Award for The Bog Baby. Her teen novel, Naked Without a Hat, was shortlisted for the Whitbread Award in 2004. She writes with her pet rat keeping her company and often takes inspiration from dreams and interesting conversations with strangers.
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Book Description Puffin, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141322829
Book Description Puffin Books, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 141322829