The Grocer’s Daughter





A Notable Children’s Book, Children’s Book Council of Australia








Jam Roll Press, Australia


The Grocer’s daughter was spiteful and mean, her lips were blue and her heart was green… In this wicked cautionary tale, Nigel Gray exposes the devilish antics of a dreadful little girl.


Wonderful rhythm. The story just gallops away. It will be read and re-read. Reading Time


Wicked humour and rollicking verse. Children’s Book Council


A funny, frantic verse story. New Englander


Good fun. I loved it. Glenise Meldrum