Tales from the Woodpecker Tree is a compilation of short stories, aimed at children within the age range of 3 -10. A wide range, but they are stories which can be read to younger children, or enjoyed independently by older readers.
About the Book
Imagine climbing an old tree, hidden away down an overgrown track, then sitting with your back to the tree trunk to read a book or just watch the world go by. Down below a stream chuckles quietly, a duck bobs by, while a cat prowls through the grass. A child walks past, dragging her teddy along by its ear. Frogs cough politely in the reeds and birds of all kinds flit around, wondering who has joined them in their tree. The Woodpecker peeps cheekily round the side of the tree, then flies away, chattering crossly as he goes. Ideas for stories creep into your head and you just have to write them down…