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Marianne Dreams

Marianne Dreams

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ISBN
9780571313273
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9780571313273
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Price
£6.99
Paperback

About the Book

Six whole weeks in bed. Marianne is worried she'll be bored silly, but it's what the doctor has ordered. Then she finds her grandmother's pencil, and starts to draw... A house, a garden, a boy.

That night, as she dreams, her pictures come to life.

Marianne discovers she can return to her world of drawings whenever she sleeps. Suddenly, she's caught up in an incredible adventure of her own creation.

The perfect gift for girls aged 8+, this well-loved classic will delight a new generation of readers of the Faber Children's Classics list.

Six whole weeks in bed. Marianne is worried she'll be bored silly, but it's what the doctor has ordered. Then she finds her grandmother's pencil, and starts to draw... A house, a garden, a boy. That night, as she dreams, her pictures come to life. Marianne discovers she can return to her world of drawings whenever she sleeps. Suddenly, she's caught up in an incredible adventure of her own creation. The perfect gift for girls aged 8+, this well-loved classic will delight a new generation of readers of the Faber Children's Classics list.
  • Catherine Storr

    Catherine Storr was born in London in 1913. She practised medicine for fifteen years, but never forgot her ambition to be a writer. She wrote her first children's books for her three daughters and many became classics. Marianne Dreams was also made into a film, The Paper House, in 1990. She died in 2001.