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Elsie Piddock Skips in Her Sleep

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Elsie Piddock Skips in Her Sleep
Written by Eleanor Farjeon
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780763638108
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Elsie Piddock Skips in Her Sleep

author: Eleanor Farjeon
illustrator: Charlotte Voake

Elsie Piddock is a born skipper. By the time she’s seven, the tireless girl can even outskip the fairies and is rewarded with a gift of rare and lasting value. Can she use it many years later to save the children’s fabled skipping grounds from a greedy, factory-building lord? Charlotte Voake’s exuberant art pairs with Eleanor Farjeon’s unforgettable tale for a match made in picture-book heaven.

"A classic tale of tyranny overcome. . . . Voake makes this neglected gem — an unforgettable read-aloud — look new." — Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763638102 /  9780763638108
on sale date:
04/2008
type/format:
Picture Books / Paperback
age range:
7 yrs - 10 yrs
# of pages/size:
48 / 9 5/8" x 10 5/8"
grade range:
Grade 2 - Grade 5
 
subjects:
Legends, Myths, Fables; Legends, Myths, Fables; Fantasy & Magic; Classics; Social Themes; Sports & Recreation;
 
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