Ruth Whenham The Day My Teacher Came to Tea

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The Day My Teacher Came to Tea

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Matty's teacher, Mrs Green, known by all as the 'meanest of the mean' gets much more than she bargains for when visiting Matty and his mum for tea and cake. Hoping to tell tales on Matty, Mrs Green is thwarted by one disaster after another and..... well, let's just say her visit does not go to plan! A laugh out loud farce for children; this story is written in fast-paced rhyming verse and accompanied by fun and colourful illustrations.

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If you would like to find out more about me and my books then please visit my website at www.whenham.com or my Facebook page www.facebook.com/RuthWhenhamBooks. I am always keen to hear from readers. A quick note on reviews - please post them! My first book, 'My Crazy Purple Pen' was inspired by a leaving gift from my work colleagues when I left the NHS; a very smart purple pen (surprisingly enough!) and writer's notebook. Just a few days after leaving work, I sat down, opened up my notebook and began. I didn't have a plot in mind at the outset but everything seemed to flow almost by itself and by the end I was satisfied that I had included all the elements required for a good read; a character children could empathise with, humour at the expense of authority figures (which in my experience kids love), suspense and a small moral message thrown into the mix. I found an illustrator, Emma Hunt, who was able to bring the story to life in just the way I had envisioned. She has a unique style which I thinks fits perfectly with the fun and modern tone of the book. I collaborated again with Emma on my next book, 'The Day My Teacher Came to Tea'. I wanted to write a farce style story for children. Those stories in which one small mishap leads to another and another until the whole situation has spiralled out of control, have always appealed to me. I hope children will delight in seeing the boy's rather stern teacher becoming increasingly messy and bedraggled as the story unfolds. I like to add in a 'spot the .....' aspect to my stories. In this case there is a cheeky spider to be found. My latest book, a tale about a girl baking a cake with her Dad for her Mum's birthday tea, is my husband's favourite. I think this is probably due to the fact that it includes a recipe for pink party cake! I am currently working on a series of three books centred around a pirate named Captain Sillyvoice. These should be available by the end of the year.

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The Day My Teacher Came to Tea by Ruth Whenham was a funny and cute book. Rhyming verses made the story flow beautifully and helped add to the excitement of what would occur next. I liked that there was a little spider in each picture. When I pointed it out to my daughter, she happily looked for it on each page. This would be a good book for younger kids to show them that reading can be fun. Ruth Whenham has written five other children's books and if they are as funny as The Day My Teacher Came to Tea, then they are all must-reads.Reviewed By Jessyca Garcia for Readers' Favorite

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