Edie's Little White Lie

A Horace & Nim Story

Edie's Little White Lie
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Format: Paperback / softback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781787116993
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Description

When Edie tells her best friend Kay that she loves her singing voice and how special it is, she isn’t expecting Kay to run off and enter a talent show that she hasn’t a hope of winning. Edie was only trying to cheer her up after Polecat Mac said how terrible Kay’s voice was (and it’s not good). Talent judges can be pretty cruel, and the audiences even worse. Will Kay blame Edie for her humiliation? Will their friendship even survive?

Horace and Nim try to help out, but things look pretty grim for the well-meaning duck.

This latest book in the Horace & Nim series is another gem, beautifully illustrated by Chantal Bourgonje, with a heart-warming story of friendship that children and parents alike will enjoy.

The author

Chantal Bourgonje  is a Dutch illustrator and writer of picture books, working from the Wiltshire countryside, where she lives with her partner and two Whippets. Chantal’s inspiration comes from nature, the countryside, and the living creatures in it. In 2011 she graduated with a 1:1 Honours degree in Illustration. Her graduation project was highly commended in the MacMillan Prize, and in 2013 she was highly commended in the AOI Awards. Since graduating, Chantal has written and illustrated children's picture book apps, published by Tizio. One was awarded a Kirkus Star for books of remarkable merit. Chantal is represented by Hen & Ink. She has illustrated two Hubble & Hattie books about Worzel Wooface, and is author of her own children’s books, including Fierce Little Grey Mouse, Edie’s Little White Lie,and The Lucky, Lucky Leaf – a Horace and Nim story.

David Hoskins is a television scriptwriter with 30 years’ experience, mainly writing for The Bill and Midsomer Murders. He has  also developed original ideas for broadcasters and TV productions companies, and written articles and short stories for various publications, from Fun to Learn Friends Magazine for children to the Financial Times for grown ups. David has worked with Chantal, developing stories for Horace and Nim since Chantal came up with the initial idea.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781787116993
Illustrations: 37 color illustrations
Size: 8 in x 8 in / 203.2 mm x 203.2 mm
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