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The Witch in the Cherry Tree

The Witch in the Cherry Tree
 

"It's a damp and dull day, but in the kitchen it's warm and cosy. David and his mother are baking, and the delicious smells bring a greedy witch to their garden. Witches love to steal freshly baked cakes! She is going to use every magic trick she knows to steal their scrumptious ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781869713935
Barcode 9781869713935
Published 26 March 2019 by Hachette
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Mahy, Margaret
Illustrated by Williams, Jenny
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ISBN-13 9781869713935
ISBN-10 1869713931
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hachette
Imprint Hachette New Zealand Ltd
Publication Date 26 March 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Mahy, Margaret
Illustrated by Williams, Jenny
Category General Picture Books
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 176mm
Height: 251mm
Spine: 4mm
Weight 120g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 960374

Description of this Book

It's a damp and dull day, but in the kitchen it's warm and cosy. David and his mother are baking, and the delicious smells bring a greedy witch to their garden. Witches love to steal freshly-baked cakes! She is going to use every magic trick she knows to steal their scrumptious treats, but can David outsmart her? A mouth-watering tale of delicious cakes and wicked witches, from New Zealand's most celebrated children's writer, Margaret Mahy, with gorgeous illustrations by Jenny Williams.

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Author's Bio

Margaret Mahy (Author) Margaret Mahy (1936-2012) is one of New Zealand's most celebrated children's writers. She is the author of more than 150 titles, which have been translated into many different languages and sold around the world. Appointed to the Order of New Zealand in 1993, Mahy also won many global prizes for children's writers, including the Carnegie Medal and the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award. 'It is in the nature of books, that they have the capacity to make you feel powerful about what you can alter and achieve in your life' - Margaret Mahy Jenny Williams (Illustrator) Jenny Williams is a hugely talented illustrator whose style is recognisable at a glance. A native of London, Williams was educated at the Wimbledon School of Art and University of London. She started drawing as a very young child, making up stories about the characters she created and her drawings have appeared in many different types of books, including fairy tales and nursery rhymes, animal stories and folk tales, published throughout the world.

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