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Grandma McGarvey Joins the Scrum: 2019

Grandma McGarvey Joins the Scrum: 2019
  

"Grandma McGarvey inadvertently finds herself on the field at a country rugby match. But she copes with the situation in her usual style, winning everyone's admiration for her drive and fortitude... while at the bottom of a ruck!"--Publisher information.

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ISBN 9781775436034
Release Date 1 August 2019 by Scholastic
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hessell, Jenny
Illustrated by Pye, Trevor
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once released

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ISBN-13 9781775436034
ISBN-10 1775436039
Stock Release date is 1 August 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Release Date 1 August 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hessell, Jenny
Illustrated by Pye, Trevor
Category Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 265mm
Height: 215mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 100g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 987221

Description of this Book

"Grandma McGarvey inadvertently finds herself on the field at a country rugby match. But she copes with the situation in her usual style, winning everyone's admiration for her drive and fortitude... while at the bottom of a ruck!"--Publisher information.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review The witty rhyming texts are skilfully done, full of wry observation, and perfectly matched by Trevor Pye's exuberant illustrations. - Booksellers; Trevor Pye's cartoon style colour illustrations are a cheerful match for Jenny Hessell's rollicking text. - Otago Daily Times; Jenny Hessell's faultless rhythm is a pleasure to read aloud. -Around the Bookshops

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Author's Bio

Jenny Hessell is the author of more than 30 children's books. She is probably best known as the creator of the inimitable Grandma McGarvey, whose zany adventures have delighted New Zealand children (and their parents!) for thirty years.

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