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Wednesday 13 December 2023

On the 1st day of Christmas: Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge

On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, a partridge in a pear tree…and Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge, written by Mem Fox and illustrated by Julie Vivas.

Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge is a small boy who has a big name - and that's why he likes Miss Nancy Alison Delacourt Cooper, because she has too. So when he finds Miss Nancy has lost her memory, Wilfrid determines to discover what memories are so he can find it for her. This is a perennial classic, perfect for reading aloud.

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Title: Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge
Author: Mem Fox
Illustrator: Julie Vivas
Publisher: Omnibus Books, $ 17.99
Publication Date: 1984
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781862918177
For ages: 4+
Type: Picture Books