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Tales Of Trotter Street
by Shirley Hughes (Goodreads Author)
Trotter Street is alive with activity! Mae prepares to be an angel in her school play, but will the arrival of her new baby sister spoil everything? The Pattersons have a load of wet cement unexpectedly delivered to their front doorstep. Carlos is itching for a new big bike, but Mom can't afford it. Still, his birthday is coming up ... Samantha thinks Mrs. Dean next door ...more
Published November 4th 1996 by Walker Books Ltd
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Aug 06, 2008 Karen L. rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Families with little ones
I checked this out of the library for me, because I miss reading these kinds of books to my kids, who are too big for story books. Obviously I haven't outgrown kids books! These are really quaint stories of real kids in neighborhoods like I remember where we all rode bikes and played together. Her illustrations are wonderful.
Shirley Hughes is the illustrator of more than two hundred children’s books and has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She is the author-illustrator of DON'T WANT TO GO! and OLLY AND ME 1 2 3. She lives in London.More about Shirley Hughes...