Laura befriends a little lamb, Lollylegs, and hopes to keep him for ever. Laura's dad brings a lamb home to give away at the school fete. In the meantime, Laura takes care of the lamb and calls him Lollylegs. But by the end of the week, she can't bear the thought of having to give him away. Laura sets about making money to buy as many raffle tickets as she can in the hope of winning him back. But will the plan to keep Lollylegs work?
The perfect first step into fiction. This is a charming early reader which focuses on the friendship many children build with their pets and animals. It is written by award-winning Australian author Pamela Freeman with illustrations by the talented Rhian Nest James. Walker Stories support beginner readers making the transition from picture books in an engaging, entertaining and accessible way. Each title features three highly illustrated, individual short stories linked by one set of characters, so readers can build familiarity and confidence.
About the Author
Pamela Freeman is an award-winning children's author. Pamela's fantastic work ranges from picture books to young adult novels and she is best known for her Floramide series of fantasy novels. The Castings Trilogy is Pamela's highly successful fantasy series for adults published by Hachette Australia. Victor's Challenge won the 2009 Aurealis Award for Best Children's Short Fiction/Illustrated Work/Picture Book and was a Notable Book in the Younger Readers Category, Children's Book Council of Australia Awards, 2010. For more information about Pamela and her books, please visit her website: www.pamelafreemanbooks.com