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Product description

Polly has set up a pets’ holiday home for the summer. But with a house full of greedy guinea pigs, pesky parrots and slithering snakes, Mum is getting more fed up by the day! So it’s the last straw when Doris the snake goes missing. Can Polly find Doris before the hungry snake finds the guinea pigs? A fantastically funny short novel by Children’s Laureate Julia Donaldson, vividly illustrated by Hannah Shaw. This clever and witty story is part of the new Little Gems series from Barrington Stoke, designed to please confident readers while holding out a helping hand to those in need of extra support.

Suitable for ages 5-10 with a reading age of 6+.

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781781120088

Publisher

Barrington Stoke Ltd

Date published

August 15th, 2012

Lexile measure

540L Lexiles are the global standard in reading assessment. They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale – ensuring the right book gets to the right child at the right time.

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Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 3.1; Lower years; 0.5 points

Condition

New

Author/Illustrator

Julia Donaldson

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  1. Default avatar

    Book-Club-Review-Team
    on 23 October 2012

    When I saw this book I wanted to read it straight away.

    My favourite part was when the guinea pigs ran away. I liked it when the snake was sleeping as well.

    Madison, aged 6