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Double Trouble by Kes Gray

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Two fantastic stories about Daisy – a little girl who isnât always as good as gold….In Really, really Daisy tells her new babysitter that she always has ice-cream and chips for tea; she tells her that she never goes to bed before midnight. But Angelaâs no fool and it turns out she can tell a fib or two, too! Daisy makes some good points in You Do! When she catches her mother picking her nose and slurping her soup. Big, bold Nick Sharratt illustrations capture the loveable Daisy beautifully.


Double Trouble by Kes Gray

Presents two stories - "Really, Really" and "You Do!". This work also includes eight pages of interesting activities. So, match the naughty things that both Mum and Daisy do, plus counting, dot-to-dot and spot the difference fun with Daisy.

About the Author

Kes Gray

In a career spanning twenty years Kes Gray has written many television advertising campaigns, most notably for Carling Black Label, Prudential and NSPCC.

Kes loves to write and in 1997 a one month sabbatical produced his first and most acclaimed picture book to date, Eat Your Peas. Published in 2000 it became the first picture book in ten years to win the coveted overall prize at the 2001 Federation of Childrens Book Awards. The same year it won the overall prize at Sheffield, was picture book category winner at Stockport and the Experian Big 3 Awards. In 2002 Eat Your Peas was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. He is also the author for Oi Frog! and titles in the acclaimed Daisy young fiction series - all illustrated by Nick Sharratt. Kes Gray was noted by the Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003. Billy Bucket was winner of the Red House C hildren's Book Award for Younger Readers. Kes lives in Essex with his wife and children.

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2nd March 2006


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