A Piece of Cake

Uh-oh. Mrs Large has a BIG problem – she’s looking rather large. How has she put on all this weight? She’s never been quite this jumbo before. Now she’s putting the whole family on a diet. Biscuits and crisps are out. Healthy meals and jogs are in. There’s just one problem: for hungry elephants, dieting is no piece of cake! This sweet and funny story is as yummy as chocolate gateaux. The laughs haven’t slimmed down – and who wants to bet that Mrs Large won’t either?

  • A best-loved family favourite full of warmth and wit
  • Part of a classic series by the wonderful Jill Murphy
  • Jill is a talented artist and picture book creator
  • She also wrote best-loved series The Worst Witch

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    Jill Murphy

    Jill Murphy is the author of the Worst Witch and Large Family books. Her much-loved heroine Mildred is back in The Worst Witch and the Wishing Star, and Jill is a World Book Day author for 2014.

    Awards

    Jill Murphy won the Nestle Smarties Prize and the Sheffield Children’s Book Prize for The Last Noo Noo.

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