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The Snake Who Came to Stay – Little Gems (Dyslexia-Friendly Book -Julia Donaldson, Barrington Stoke)


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Age: 5y+

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A fun story for 5-8s from the UK Children’s Laureate and author of The Gruffalo.

Polly has set up a pets’ holiday home for the summer and with a house full of greedy guinea pigs, pesky parrots and slithering snakes, Mum is getting more fed up by the day! Especially when Doris the snake goes missing…Can Polly find Doris before the snake finds the guinea pigs? High quality cream paper and a special easy to read font ensure a smooth read for all.

Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it.

Paperback: 96 pages

ISBN: 9781781125748

Dimensions: 16.8 x 1 x 12.8 cm

Written by: Roger McGough

Illustrated by: Michael Broad

About the Author:

Julia DonaldsonJulia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of some of the world’s best-loved picture books including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide and have been translated into seventy-five languages. Her other books include Room on the Broom, Stick Man and the What the Ladybird Heard series. Julia also writes fiction as well as poems, plays and songs and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was the 2011-2013 UK Children’s Laureate and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.