The Bed and Breakfast Star

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Random House, Dec 5, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 224 pages
6 Reviews

Where do baby apes sleep? In apricots!

I'm Elsa, and that's one of my jokes (I tell LOTS of jokes and I'm going to be a big star one day). I do my best to cheer my family up - but no one seems to laugh much any more. Not since we lost our lovely house and had to move into a bed and breakfast hotel . . .

 

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User Review  - TPauSilver - LibraryThing

This is really a surprisingly complex and dark book for a children's book. Else is a bed and breakfast kid. She has to live in a hotel with her mum who won't get out of bed some days and her step-dad ... Read full review

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User Review  - rsteinberg - LibraryThing

In this book Elsa's family can't afford a home anymore so they have to move in to a bed and breakfast hotel called the Royal Hotel(even though it is not Royal at all). In the royal her mum is always ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
8
Section 2
9
Section 3
10
Section 4
26
Section 5
31
Section 6
60
Section 7
72
Section 8
84
Section 11
99
Section 12
137
Section 13
156
Section 14
161
Section 15
191
Section 16
197
Section 17
206
Section 18
209

Section 9
93
Section 10
97

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About the author (2008)

JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author who served as Children's Laureate from 2005-7. She has been awarded a number of prestigious awards, including the British Children's Book of the Year and the Guardian Children's Fiction Award (for The Illustrated Mum), the Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award (for Double Act, for which she was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal). In 2002 Jacqueline was given an OBE for services to literacy in schools and in 2008 she was appointed a Dame. She was the author most borrowed from British libraries in the last decade.

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