Author(s): Emily Smith
Jeff really liked television. It was so much more interesting than life. Cartoons were more exciting than life. Sit-Coms were funnier than life. Sometimes Jeff even dreamed of television. Mum complained but it didn't make a difference. Jeff didn't take any notice of her. Which was a big mistake...Age 10+.
"The Shrimp - Winner of the Smarties Gold Award Astrid, the Au Pair from Outer Space - Winner of the Smarties Silver Award "Emily Smith writes sensitively about coping with life, and, especially death." The School Librarian
Emily Smith has been writing children's books for several years and is a twice-winner of the Smarties Award. She gets a lot of her writing ideas from her children and particularly enjoys writing humorous stories. Emily was born in London but now lives in Oxford with her family.