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Picklewitch and Jack

Claire Barker
Illustrated by Teemu Juhani

A hilarious new illustrated series in the vein of The Worst Witch.

14 in stock

Date Published
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The dreadful strangers moved in on a wild and windy Thursday.
‘Fudgenuts,’ cursed Picklewitch, adjusting her cracked binoculars to get a better view of the comings-and-goings. ‘This won’t do at all. I bet they haven’t even bought me any cake.’

Picklewitch is, quite literally, out of her tree. She has a nose for naughtiness, a taste for trouble and a weakness for cake. And unluckily for brainbox Jack – winner of the ‘Most Sensible Boy in School’ for the third year running – she’s about to choose him as her new best friend . . .

Critic Reviews

A chuckle-filled story.

Critic Reviews

Couldn’t put it down . . . 100% must read.

Ame, age 10, Toppsta
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Everything about this book is a joy from start to finish!

Book Lover Jo
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Absolutely whizz-carking… the kind of charming story that has the perfect mix of playfulness and peculiarity and will have you begging for its next!

The Reader Teacher
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A great book to share at bedtime

Jemt, age 8, Toppsta
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It’s absolutely great. Very funny.

The Teaching Booth

Claire Barker is an author and illustrator. When she’s not busy doing this she spends her days wrestling sheep, battling through nettle patches and triumphantly catching rogue chickens. She used to live on narrow-boats but now lives with her delightful family on a small, untidy farm in deepest, darkest Devon. She is a regular helper at her local school and…

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