Description - My Naughty Little Sister: A Treasury Collection by Dorothy Edwards
Celebrate the 65th anniversary of Dorothy Edwards' classic stories with this enchanting collection about the most famous little sister in the world, with beautiful and iconic illustrations by Shirely Hughes. My naughty little sister is stubborn and greedy and full of mischief. She tries to cut off the cat's tail and eats all the trifle at Harry's party! How much bother can one little sister be? These best-selling books are perfect for anyone with siblings of their own. Praise for My Naughty Little Sister: `Pure magic: the stories are cheeky, touching and funny' - Sunday Express
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(218mm x 155mm x 20mm)
Egmont Books Ltd
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Author Biography - Dorothy Edwards
Dorothy Edwards dreamt up My Naughty Little Sister whilst on a family holiday in 1950. Dorothy based the character on her younger sister, Phyllis. Dorothy Edwards became a household name and her stories were read and loved across the globe. She became a fixture of a radio show in the 1950s called Read with Mother and she also wrote for Playschool and Jackanory.
Shirley Hughes was born in 1927. After a year at Liverpool Art School studying costume design, Shirley moved on to the Ruskin School of Drawing in Oxford. She has written and illustrated over fifty books and sold more than eleven million copies. She has won the Kate Greenaway Medal twice and in 1984 she won the Eleanor Farjeon Award. In 1999 she was awarded an OBE for services to children's literature and in 2000 was made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.