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The Topsy-Turvies
Francesca Simon
Emily Bolam
Classification : Baby & Toddler
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Orion Children’s Books
Page Extent : 40
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9781842555293
Price : 375

About the book

The Topsy-Turvies sleep in the kitchen, get up at midnight and have breakfast in the bedroom. They wear their coats indoors and their pyjamas when they go out. They are most surprised when they visit Mrs Plum next door and find she doesn't, so they decide to make her house lovely for her by turning everything upside down - and when a burglar climbs through the window, they do their best to make him feel at home.



First published in 1995, this story is as witty and original as one would expect from the author of Horrid Henry. It is now reissued with brand-new illustrations by Emily Bolam, whose bright and brilliant pictures of the Topsy-Turvies are as much fun as the text.


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Francesca Simon
Francesca Simon (Author) Francesca Simon spent her childhood on the beach in California, and then went to Yale and Oxford Universities to study medieval history and literature. She now lives in Lon...(+)
Emily Bolam
Emily Bolam trained at Brighton Art College and is a very successful illustrator of children's books, among them Francesca Simon's MIAOW MIAOW, BOW WOW and Georgie Adams's THE THREE LITTLE WITCHES (bo...(+)