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Jack and the Jungle: A Bloomsbury Young Reader

Jack and the Jungle: A Bloomsbury Young Reader

When Jack kicks his ball over the garden wall, he meets Abbie, his mysterious neighbour, who gives him a glimpse of a whole jungle next door. From slithering snakes to ferocious wolves, Abbie must face them all to get Jack his ball back. But when the tigers and giant appear, Jack... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781472959614
Barcode 9781472959614
Published 6 May 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Doyle, Malachy
Illustrated by Donnelly, Paddy
Series Bloomsbury Young Readers
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781472959614
ISBN-10 1472959612
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Featherstone
Publication Date 6 May 2019
International Publication Date 4 April 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Doyle, Malachy
Illustrated by Donnelly, Paddy
Series Bloomsbury Young Readers
Category Adventure Stories
Picture Storybooks
Short Stories
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 145mm
Height: 212mm
Weight 84g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Neighbors - Juvenile fiction, Jungles - Juvenile fiction, Boys - Juvenile fiction, Friendship - Juvenile fiction, Children's stories
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 428.6
Catalogue Code 987436

Description of this Book

When Jack kicks his ball over the garden wall, he meets Abbie, his mysterious neighbour, who gives him a glimpse of a whole jungle next door. From slithering snakes to ferocious wolves, Abbie must face them all to get Jack his ball back. But when the tigers and giant appear, Jack must venture into the wild too. This exciting tale from award-winning author Malachy Doyle is perfect for children who are learning to read by themselves and for Key Stage 1. It features engaging illustrations from Paddy Donnelly and quirky characters young readers will find hard to resist. Bloomsbury Young Readers are the perfect way to get children reading, with book-banded stories by brilliant authors like Julia Donaldson. They are packed with gorgeous colour illustrations and include inside cover notes to help adults reading with children, as well as ideas for activities related to the stories. Book Band: Purple Ideal for ages 6+

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Malachy Doyle lives in Ireland on a tiny island off the coast of Donegal, with his wife, cats, dogs, hens and ducks. Before writing children's books, he worked in advertising and as a teacher for children with special needs. Malachy has written over a hundred books and is the best-selling author of The Hound of Ulster and Rama and Sita: The Story of Diwali. Paddy Donnelly is an Irish illustrator who now lives in Belgium. With over 14 years experience as an illustrator and designer, Paddy now gets to make a living drawing dinosaurs and his five-year-old self is very happy about this.

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