Holly Webb, the best-selling author, has written so many great books for children. But which one should you choose, if you are buying a present for a child? Here’s 10 of the Best Books by Holly Webb:
1. Puppy Tales
Three gorgeous puppy stories to treasure in one book. Holly Webb’s Puppy Tales includes Alfie all Alone, Sam the Stolen Puppy and Max the Missing Puppy. This lovely collection would make a fantastic birthday/Christmas present for any little boy or girl (6+yrs) who loves animal stories.
2. Kitten Tales
Three cute kitten stories to treasure in one book, the Kitten Tales includes Sky the Unwanted Kitten, Ginger the Stray Kitten and Misty the Abandoned Kitten. From stolen kittens to lost puppies and runaways, Holly Webb’s Animal Stories of puppies and kittens have won her legions of fans. This is the perfect collection for kitten lovers aged six and up.
3. Lost in the Snow (Animal Stories #1)
A magical, Christmassy story guaranteed to melt the hearts of all animal lovers! Fluff is the smallest and weakest of the farm kittens, but she surprises everyone with her strength and spirit, and soon she and her brothers and sisters are ready for new homes. But nobody seems to want Fluff, and after a heartbreaking encounter with a little girl called Ella, she gives up on her dream of a loving home and flees the farm out into the big scary world.
4. Oscar’s Lonely Christmas (Animal Stories #11)
Hannah is delighted to receive a Dalmation puppy, Oscar, just before Christmas. She wishes she could spend all her time with her gorgeous puppy, but she has her school Christmas play to rehearse. Meanwhile, Oscar feels lonely…
5. Alone in the Night (Animal Stories #16)
Jasmine is thrilled when she gets to catsit for her neighbours while they’re away on holiday for Christmas. She adores looking after the beautiful Star and only wishes she could keep her forever! Star loves playing with Jasmine, and soon the pair are inseparable. But what Jasmine doesn’t know is that Star has a secret. Although it is cold and dark outside, the time has come for Star to leave Jasmine and her warm, safe home, and find a place to hide.
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6. The Rescued Puppy (Animal Stories #9)
Twins Georgia and Adam can’t wait to go on their holiday to Cornwall – especially as it’s the first time they’re taking their new puppy, Lucky, with them. Lucky loves the seaside – chasing the waves, digging in the sand and the long cliff-top walks. One day, the children go out by themselves, but they get into difficulty and the puppy ends up falling partway down a cliff. Unable to reach him themselves, the twins are distraught to see Lucky’s paw is hurt, too. Will they find a way to rescue poor Lucky?
7. Rose (#1)
The first book in an exciting, get-lost-in-the-world series about orphans, alchemy, magical powers and sinister child-catchers. The grand residence of the famous alchemist, Mr Fountain, is a world away from the dark orphanage Rose has left behind. For the house is positively overflowing with sparkling magic—she can feel it. And it’s not long before Rose realises that maybe, just maybe, she has a little bit of magic in her, too.
Be careful which door you open. Everyone thinks Emily’s house is cool. It has so many different doors and everything is mismatched and sometimes it feels like maybe the walls have moved. But that would be silly. Of course they couldn’t have… But little do people realize that behind some doors lie other worlds, full of magic and wonder. And Emily is soon going to discover this for herself.
9. Timmy in Trouble (Animal Stories #13)
Timmy the spaniel puppy has a wonderful new home. Not only does he have a family who adore him, but there is Moggy, a large ginger cat, for him to play with. Sadly, Moggy doesn’t warm to Timmy, and, jealous of the new arrival, she decides to run away. How can Timmy persuade her to return?
10. Lily (#1)
The first in a fun, frightening series about two magical sisters. In a world where magic is outlawed, Lily runs wild and neglected. Once rich and powerful magicians, now Lily’s family hide away in their crumbling house, while her older sister, Georgie, is trained secretly in magic. But when Lily discovers her parents’ dark plan to use Georgie in a terrible plot to restore the country to its magical glory, she knows she must rescue her sister, and flee.
Do you/your children have a favourite Holly Webb book? Let us know in comments below.