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Winnie goes batty

Winnie goes batty

Owen, Laura; Paul, Korky

Winnie and Wilbur discover that life is full of ups and downs. But whenever things feel a little flat, you can rest assured that Winnie will think of a way to bring a touch of magic - however haphazard - to spice things up

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Laura Owen and Korky Paul
ISBN: 019272911X, 9780192729118
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 95 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Children's stories, English.; Fiction 5+.; Winnie the Witch (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Witches Juvenile fiction.; Short stories.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 3.2
Interest Level: LY
Points: 1
Quiz Number: 219999

Description

Winnie and Wilbur: Winnie Goes Batty, the new edition, is available on ISBN: 9780192748386.

Those who know her, know that Winnie the Witch can be a little batty, to say the least. In 'Big Top Winnie' Winnie would love to have the grace of a high-wire walker, only to discover her talents are more suited to clowning around; in 'Winnie's Bubble Trouble' Winnie gets (literally) carried away in her attempt escape from doing the housework; in 'Winnie Digs Deep' Winnie hunts for priceless objects in her garden but finds out that Wilbur and Jerry are her real treasures; and in

'Winnie Goes Batty' Winnie is about to rustle up some batburgers in the kitchen when she discovers that bats are actually sweet little creatures and should certainly never be on the menu!

Four crazily funny stories featuring everyone's favourite witch, her big black cat, Wilbur, and a zany supporting cast of new characters. Korky Paul's exuberant black line illustrations complement the humour, slapstick, and moments of real drama that run through each story. Pure magic!

Reviews

Oxford's brand-new series of Winnie the Witch young fiction . . . is bound to be a winner.
The Bookseller||[Praise for Whizz-Bang Winnie]:

'The pictures, as ever, bristle with an inspired lunacy that 5+ love.
Amanda Craig, The Times||[Winnie's] mad antics make hilarious reading.
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