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Pearlie in the Park (Pearlie #1)

3.82 of 5 stars 3.82  ·  rating details  ·  44 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Everyone has heard of the fairies who live at the bottom of the garden. But did you know that fairies also live in the big city? Of course they do! Pearlie looks after Jubilee Park and it keeps her very busy. Every day she makes the slippery dip slippery, opens all the flowers, polishes the dragonflies' wings, and looks after all the animals who live in the park. But one d ...more
Published October 1st 2003 by Random House Australia
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This is a great book, I loved to read this book series when I was young and loved every book. Everyone has heard of fairies who live at the bottom of the garden, but did you know that fairies also live in the big city? Of coarse they do? Pearlie's job is to look after Jubilee Park in the big city, everyday she is always making sure Jubilee park is in perfect condition. But one day she wakes up to find everything is topsy-turvy. What could have gone wrong, lets see if Pearlie can find out...
Brian Yatman
On a first reading this comes across as a charming little romp. After the 50th reading - at the insistence of my daughter - in as many days, I find myself praying for death.
Kristen Bradley
I read this for research really, as i'm interested in writing kids books. and i love faeries.
Louise (A Strong Belief in Wicker)
Wendy Harmer was one of Australia's most successful comedians in the 90s. She has reinvented herself somewhat as an author of books initially for adults and now for children. Pearlie is the fairy who lives in Jubilee Park, and looks after things- making the slippery dip slippery, and putting dew onto the spider webs. It's a cute set up for a story. Two naughty rats set about messing up all Pearlie's good work. Of course things are righted by the end, which is a bit moralistic really- Pearlie has ...more
I loved this book when I was little. It was so cute.
The very first book in the Pearlie sereis. I think the whole series has great story lines and really cool pictures!
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Wendy Harmer is an Australian author, writer, radio show host and comedienne. A former political journalist, Wendy is the author of seven books for adults: It's a Joke, Joyce (1989), Backstage Pass (1991), Love Gone Wrong (1995), So anyway-- : Wendy’s words of wisdom (1997) (a collection of her weekly columns from The Sydney Morning Herald’s Good Weekend Magazine), Farewell My Ovaries (2005), Nag ...more
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