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Millie Starts School
In Millie's first year at school she makes friends and loses a tooth. There's also a special present for the teacher and a concert that nearly goes wrong! Here is a delightful collection of stories about a big step in everyone's life: the first year of school.
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Nov 04, 2011 Penni Russon rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Kids in their first year of school like Millie
This is a lovely transitional text for 5-7 year olds who are ready to stretch as readers but still want the comfort of a picture book. This picture book comprises of four 'chapters' about Millie. In the first she is told 'how to draw' by a fellow kid but learns to trust her own artistic instincts. In the second she loses her first lost tooth in the playground (something that also happened to our oldest daughter!), in the third she wants to give her teacher a present, and in the last she performs ...more
Jane Godwin is the Publisher, Books for Children and Young Adults, at Penguin Books Australia. She is also a highly acclaimed author of many books for children. Her work is published internationally and she has received many commendations. The Family Tree won the 2000 Queensland Premier's Award (Children's Books) Sebby, Stee, the Garbos and Me was shortlisted for the 1999 New South Wales State ...moreMore about Jane Godwin...