• Books Brambly Hedge - Summer Story

Books Brambly Hedge - Summer Story


  Recommended Age: 3 years+

It was such a hot summer. The sky was deep blue and the sun never faltered.

All along Brambly Hedge, the mice did their best to keep cool. Poppy Eyebright sought refuge in the mossy shadows of the mill wheel; Dusty Dogwood took to walking by the banks of the cooling stream. Dusty and Poppy spent more and more time together, so no one was at all surprised when they announced their engagement.

They decided on a very unusual setting for the wedding ceremony, but even they didn’t realize just how unusual it would prove to be!

Celebrate thirty years of the enchanting mice of Brambly Hedge with the beautiful new cover reissue of "Summer Story," written and illustrated by the talented Jill Barklem.

 "Summer Story" is part of a four-season collection, each offering mini collage scenes that capture the essence of the changing seasons. Whether you're a fan of summer or eager to explore the other three seasons, this 1000-piece collection is a visual delight.

Immerse yourself in the warmth of summer with the mice of Brambly Hedge. Join them by the pond for a delightful afternoon tea party and witness their lazy day naps by the reef—an embodiment of the healthy, carefree spirit of summer.

This gentle story is one that children will want to return to again and again. The timeless narrative and captivating illustrations make it a perfect addition to any young reader's library.

"Summer Story" is an invitation to experience the joys of summer through the eyes of the charming mice of Brambly Hedge. With its captivating illustrations and timeless narrative, this classic picture book promises to be a delightful read for children and adults alike.

All the Brambly Hedge books in order:
Book 1: Spring Story (1980)
Book 2: Summer Story (1980)
Book 3: Autumn Story (1980)
Book 4: Winter Story (1980)
Book 5: The Secret Staircase (1983)
Book 6: The High Hills (1986)
Book 7: Sea Story (1990)
Book 8: Poppy’s Babies (1994)

About the Author:
Jill Barklem, a British writer and illustrator, left an indelible mark with her most famous work, the Brambly Hedge series. Despite facing challenges after an accident at thirteen, she discovered her talent for drawing and art. Jill's dedication to illustration, evident in her detailed work, is complemented by her engaging storytelling.

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