Bean, Don’t Look Now by Lauren Child
Published by Orchard Books
Look Now, Clarice Bean is getting slightly older and her worries
are getting slightly bigger.
Fans of Lauren
Child’s well-loved picture books such as I Am Too Absolutely
Small for School or I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato and who are
now reading on their own, will find Clarice Bean, Don’t Look
Now full of the same good fun they have come to know and love from
The book provides
lots of essential advice for children aged eight or nine, such as,
how to deal with our worst fears, how to handle change, how worrying
can be a complete waste of time and how our time can be much better
spent planning exciting adventures.
advice is presented with lots of humour and comes with the usual
helping of quirky drawings that are Lauren Child’s trademark.
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