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The Pain and the Great One: Going Going Gone

Written by Judy Blume

Illustrated by Kate Pankhurst

Key Stage 1

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The Pain (aka Jake Porter) is six years old. His sister, The Great One (aka Abigail Porter), is eight. Like any siblings, they drive each other mad but they have fun adventures. In funny, warm and characterful episodes, the Porter family comes to life as The Pain and The Great One battle it out in the small dramas of everyday life.  Siblings everywhere, and their parents, will recognize and enjoy all they read! Click here to see the first other titles featuring Jake and Abigail.

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The Pain and the Great One: Going Going Gone by Judy Blume

Book Information

ISBN: 9780330453943
Publication date: 5th February 2010
Author: Judy Blume
Illustrator: Kate Pankhurst
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Year Groups: Key Stage 1

About Judy Blume

Judy Blume spent her childhood in Elizabeth, New Jersey USA, making up stories inside her head. She has spent her adult years in many places, doing the same thing, only now she writes her stories down on paper. Adults as well as children will recognize such Blume titles as: Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret; Superfudge; Blubber; Just As Long As We're Together and Forever. She has also written the novels Wifey, Smart Women, and her latest, Summer Sisters, the New York Times No. 1 bestseller. More than 75 million copies of her books have been sold, and her work ...

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