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Helper and Helper

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We should have a new sign,’ said Lizard.
‘Exactly what I was thinking!’ cried Snake.
‘A huge sign at the entrance of our burrow!
Snake and Lizard, Helper and Helper.
Big help one egg. Little help one beetle.’
Lizard said in a small squeak, ‘Lizard and Snake.’
‘What?’
He lifted his chin in defiance. ‘Lizard and Snake!
Lizard and Snake!’
‘My dear friend, we can’t have that. Creatures
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Kindle Edition, 104 pages
Published February 1st 2017 by Gecko Press (first published 2017)
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Angela Oliver
Oct 23, 2017 rated it liked it
Cute story with delightful illustrations and two very different characters. Sjort chapters that are self contained stories, sometimes with a moral message or a dark twist. Charming but felt a little fragmented.
Desna
Mar 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
Traditional story telling at its best. Funny, in a dry matter-of-fact way with a few lessons thrown in for good measure.

Snake and Lizard are friends, best friends as Lizard reminds Snake. But sometimes even best friends get annoyed with each other and have disagreements. It is how they work around their disagreements which is so funny. Both want to be right and tend to be a bit cunning in order to prove they are right but the outcome is not always want each one wants. But as true best friends th
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Adele Broadbent
Feb 14, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: junior-fiction
Snake and Lizard are back! Helper and Helper is the 3rd book of tales about these unlikely friends. Together they have a business helping other animals, offering advice and listening to problems.

But the first problem they encounter is whose name should be first on the sign. Snake is wily and cunning, always talking his way around Lizard who is sick of feeling like she’s been tricked. They squabble and bicker, as real friends sometimes do, and learn things about others and each other along the wa
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Bookrapt
Jan 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: junior-fiction
If you enjoyed Snake and Lizard you will have fun reading the further adventures of this foolish but lovable pair. This time they are helping other creatures with their problems, running a little business. But when Snake calls a meeting with Lizard it is decided they are Helpers and helping is a profession and that the payment they receive is a consultation fee rather than just a payment. This leads to the need for a reception room;

“We need a room inside our burrow, big enough for a rabbit. We
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Cassia Joy Cowley, a fiction writer for children and adults, was born in Levin and educated at Palmerston North GHS and Pharmacy College. She has been published so widely and to such acclaim that she received a Commemoration Medal in 1990, the OBE in 1992 for her services to children’s literature, the Margaret Mahy Award Lecture in 1993 and an honorary doctorate from Massey University in 1993. In ...more