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Topsy-turvy Tales: The Three Billy Goats Fluff [Paperback]

Liz Pichon , Rachael Mortimer
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
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2 Jun 2011 Topsy-turvy Tales

When Mr Troll threatens to eat the Three Billy Goats Fluff for trip-trapping over his bridge too loudly, Mother Goat comes up with a fluffy plan to keep everyone happy!

A fun, light-hearted twist on the most popular fairy tales. Any child that's familiar with the original will find plenty of giggles here.

'Takes the story line of Billy Goat's Gruff to a whole new level of sheer absurdity that works for both adults and children.' - Books for Keeps

Winner of the Books Factor Award, read on CBeebies by Kimberley Walsh and written by Liz Pichon, the creator of the phenomenal number one bestseller The Brilliant World of Tom Gates.


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  • Paperback: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder Children's Books (2 Jun 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0340989912
  • ISBN-13: 978-0340989913
  • Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 26.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 128,521 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Bright, clever combination of artwork and telling. (School Librarian)

Takes the story line of Billy Goat's Gruff to a whole new level of sheer absurdity that works for both adults and children. (Books for Keeps)

Vividly brought to life by Liz Pichon's energetic and colourful illustrations. (Carousel)

A fun twist on that classic tale of troll and goat. (Sheffield Star)

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An original and funny twist on a classic fairy tale, winner of the Books Factor Award and read on CBeebies.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent. 9 April 2014
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Very much enjoyed this alternative tale. Had great fun acting out the story. Would highly recommend this alternative version of the traditional tale.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Fluffy slippers 26 Feb 2013
By Owl VINE VOICE
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This book arrived yesterday and is already a great favourite with the children I work with. It is a nice take on the original story and is bright and colourful. It is a nice change to hear from the trolls point of view. The children all thought it was very funny and although I was told when I mentioned it that I had ordered it that you don't get such a thing. The children have had me reading it again and again. If you have the original story you must get a copy of this one. It is fantastic.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Really great to read. 9 Dec 2012
By grandma
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I bought this for my 3 year old granddaughter as we like to play 'running from the troll' on the bridge by us but sI couldn't find the ladybird three billy goats gruff book. I am really pleased I couldn't as this is so much nicer. It's funny - with the troll being taken in by the 'to let' advertisement and his 'threats' to the billy goats gruff..it has a lovely rhythm building up the sense of 'scary' and then coming down to r'esolved neatly'. my granddaughter loves the idea of the troll having a penchant for 'goat stew'. The troll manages to look scary but friendly too. It is easy to read and scans well and the illustrations are delightful. The story has a hidden themes - that what you do affects others, that your enjoyment can be anothers nightmare, that there can be good reasons why someone is grumpy, that you can use your mind to create workable solutions, that one can feel compassion for others even when they are scary, and it's helpful to have a bit of give and take. My granddaughter loves it and so do I.. it's our current favourite. If you are hesitating, don't.. buy it!
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