The Witch's Children Go to School

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The witch's children's friend, Gemma, is scared about her first day at school. So they turn her into an ogre to give her courage, but ogres don't fit in at school. The solution? To turn the whole school into a story book, which is a good place for an ogre.

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Ursula Jones is the author of The Witch's Children, and The Witch's Children and the Queen, winner of the 2003 Nestle Gold Award, the Witch's Children go to School, winner of 2008 inaugural Roald Dahl Funny Prize. Ursula is an actress and author, and lives in France and London. Russell was born in Chichester, Sussex and bought up in Oxfordshire. At school he loved both drawing and sciences and once thought about becoming a zoologist. He has worked in a medical laboratory and as as postman, but his favourite job is being an artist! The thing he loves best is the chance to be creative and use his imagination to make characters come to life. He has illustrated many picture books and been shortlisted for the Nestle Award, the Mother Goose Award and the Blue Peter Book Awards, and won the 2008 inaugural Roald Dahl Funny Prize for the Witch's Children go to School.

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".. an anarchic and colourful riot" * Mail on Sunday * A wild tale of magical mayhem featuring a crazy cast of fairytale characters * Junior * An anarchic and colourful riot. Should be read by all kids starting their new school -- Charlie Higson * Mail on Sunday * Mayhem abounds in this brilliant, magical tale * Maternity & Infant * Exuberant and chaotic * The Bookseller * Visual excitement at every turn * Books For Keeps * Another wondrous book in the Witch's Children series * Angels & Urchins * Zany, madcap romp of words and illustrations from unusual perspectives and angles. Lots of fun for young children and adults to share * School Librarian * Winner of the2008 Roald Dahl Funny prize (category: six and under) * The Bookseller *

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