Clementine Rose was delivered not in the usual way, at a hospital, but in the back of a mini-van, in a basket of dinner rolls. So begins the story of a lovely little girl who lives in Penberthy Floss in a large ramshackle house with her mother, Lady Clarissa, Digby Pertwhistle the butler and a very sweet teacup pig called Lavender.
Lulu Bell is a fun-loving, sometimes bossy eight-year-old girl with long honey-coloured hair. She is the practical one in the family – which is fortunate because the rest of the family is slightly zany.
The well-loved Play School toys, including Big Ted, Little Ted, Jemima, Humpty and Diddle the cat, are featured throughout the book’s in full-colour photographs, bringing a special warmth and sense of fun.
Build wacky contraptions to launch Stanley the Stunt Pig! Standing over two feet tall, the Weird & Wacky Contraption Lab has 60 mix-and-match pieces to build an unlimited number of Rube Goldberg-like contraptions.
This engaging phonics based series is especially written to help your child learn to read, not only are the stories great fun, they also draw on the latest research in to really effective ways of teaching reading.