A Sackful of Stories for Eight Year Olds

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Corgi, 1990 - Children's stories, English - 196 pages
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Delve into this sack of stories and you will find ... a Martian wearing Granny's jumper, that well-known comic fairy-tale pair Handsel and Gristle, a unicorn, a leprechaun, a princess who is a pig, and many other strange and exciting characters. You won't want to stop reading until you get right to the bottom of the sack!

A carefully chosen selection of stories for 8 year olds from Pat Thomson's successful anthology range

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Contents

The Seal and the Man of Shetland
23
Tim OLeary
37
Persephone
59
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

As well as being an author and anthologist, Pat Thomson works with teachers as a lecturer and librarian - work which involves a constant search for short stories which have both quality and child-appeal. She is the compiler of many previous, successful age-ranged and subject-ranged anthologies for the Doubleday/Corgi list. She is also an Honorary Vice-President of the Federation of Children's Book Groups. She is married with two grown-up children.

Author lives: Northamptonshire

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