Books by Sylvia Green
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THE LONELY CHICK - Scholastic
ISBN 0-439-95050-3 Ages 6-10
Poor Archie - a chick hatched out by a duck - is so lonely when his 'family' are all out on the lake. Poppy knows how he feels, she left all her friends behind when she moved with her parents to the Landscape Gardens. Gradually Archie and Poppy are drawn together but then the gardens come under threat. Can anyone save them?
CHRISTMAS WISH Scholastic
ISBN 0-439-95890-3 Ages 6 - 10
Erin's parents run a donkey sanctuary and the latest arrival, Benedict, is causing them concern as he isn't settling in. Even more worrying is the fact that the sanctuary's fields are up for sale. Erin and her friend, Charlie, are desperate to save the sanctuary and to help Benedict as well. Meanwhile, Benedict gets a staring role in the school Nativity play - but not everyone is happy about that!
BEST DOG IN THE WORLD - Scholastic
ISBN 0-439-95457-6 Ages 6 - 10
Elliot has always wanted a dog of his own but he lives in a flat where no animals are allowed and his new stepfather is allergic to anything with fur or feathers. Denzil is a scruffy, stray dog who has never wanted to be owned by anyone until he meets Elliot. The two become attached to each other - but there just doesn't seem to be any way they can be together.
CALLED VAL Scholastic (Hippo)
ISBN 0-590-19366-X For ages 6 - 10
Dan and his friends are having trouble with a bully called Wayne at school. Now they have a baseball match coming up against him but Wayne's Whackers won't play fair. How can Dan's Dodgers beat him? Dan is really worried - and all his little sister can think about is a large parsnip that she has dressed up - and called Val!
SHEEPDOG Scholastic (Hippo)
ISBN 0-590-11327-5 For ages 6 - 10
Poor Harvey the sheepdog is terrified of sheep. But he soon finds an outlet for his talents - herding turkeys. Then he finds out about Christmas! How can he save his 500 turkeys?
QUACKERS Scholastic (Hippo)
ISBN 0-439-01177-9 For ages 6 - 10
Quackers, the duckling, firmly believes that Kate is his mum and he follows her everywhere. He insists on joining in the school pantomime rehearsals, causing chaos and upsetting the director. But then the pantomime is threatened with cancellation at the last moment and there is only one person that can save it...
SOFT-HEARTED SHEEPDOG and CHRISTMAS QUACKERS
Two books in one.
CHRISTMAS EVER Scholastic (Hippo)
ISBN 0-439-99644-9 For ages 6 - 10
Puss hates the new family home in the town. He runs off, and is determined to find his way back to the country - to his own territory, before Ginger Tom takes it over. Jenni also doesn't like the town but knows she doesn't have a choice. She desperately searches for her cat and, while Puss has lots of adventures, she makes new friends. They both learn a lot about town life - just in time for Christmas.
PONY Scholastic (Hippo)
ISBN 0-439-99416-0 For ages 6 - 10
Mr Crumbs, a gorgeous pony the colour of toast crumbs, needs a new home. Laura and her friends have less than 6 weeks to find the money to keep him and to find somewhere for him to live.
THE BEST CHRISTMAS EVER & THE CHRISTMAS PONY Scholastic
ISBN 0-439-97762-2 For ages 6 - 10
The Best Christmas Ever and The Christmas Pony. Two books in one.
TO TEACH ABOUT GOD - BARNABAS
ISBN 1 84101 244 0 For 6 - 10 year olds (and their busy teachers)
This book takes twelve popular parables and links them to modern-day stories, with extention activities for classroom and assembly. The pick-up-and-use formula has been developed after consultation with primary school teachers also Sunday schools and other church based groups. Worksheets and easy-to-perform scripts are included.