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About the book
  • Published: 1 October 2012
  • ISBN: 9781849418034
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $12.99

Mrs Pepperpot in the Magic Wood


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A fresh cover and reissue of one of the original and classic Pepperpot compilations

Mrs Pepperpot never knows when she's going to shrink to the size of a kitchen pepperpot, and its usually at the most inconvenient moments! But being small can be a lot of fun too - Mrs Pepperpot will meet the little people in the Magic Wood, be taught to swim by a frog, and even sit on a mouse's back!

A compilation of nine short stories including: Mrs Pepperpot in the Magic Wood; Mrs Pepperpot and the Puppet Show; Midsummer Eve with the Ogres; Mrs Pepperpot and the Baby Crow; Mrs Pepperpot learns to Swim; Mrs Pepperpot gives a party; Sir Mark the Valiant; Mrs Pepperpot turns Detective; Mrs Pepperpot and the Brooch Hunt.

  • Pub date: 1 October 2012
  • ISBN: 9781849418034
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $12.99

About the Author

Alf Proysen

Alf Proysen was born in Norway in 1914. The Mrs Pepperpot books first appeared in the 1950s and were an immediate success. They have been loved by children ever since and have been translated into many different languages.

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Praise for Mrs Pepperpot in the Magic Wood

“A nursery classic”

Observer

“The Mrs Pepperpot stories have that sense of magic which all the best children’s stories have”

Independent


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