Julia Donaldson A Biography
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Julia Donaldson writes stories,poems and songs forchildren.
Children love the people and animals in herstories.
Best of all,they like The Gruffalo.
Julia lived in London when she was a little girl.
She lived with her mother and father and her sisterMary.
Julia’s granny and her auntyand uncle lived in her house too.
She had a cat called Geoffrey.
Julia had lots of fun with Mary and their friends.
They liked dressing up.
Sometimes they pretended that Geoffery was aprince.
They played games with him.
When Julia was five years old,her father gave her abig blue book of poems.
Julia loved to say the poems out loud.
She made up her own poems ,too.
Julia loved writing.
She wrote a story about an orange rabbit.
The farmer was angry because the rabbit ate all hiscarrots.
The farmer chased the rabbit but he did not catch itbecause the rabbit’s
orange ears looked like orange carrots.
Julia loved reading. She read lots of books.
Here are two books she liked to read.
When she left school she did a lot more acting, singing anddancing.
When Julia was 20 year old, she went to live in France.
She wrote songs and she sang with her friend Malcolm.
When Julia was 24 years old she got married to Malcolm.
Julia’s first book
Julia helped children to read books and to write stories.
She wrote play for children, and she wrote songs for TV.
Then one of her songs was made into a book. Julia was very,very happy.
Julia and Malcolm had three children.
Julia wrote a book for each of them.
Julia has written more than 150 books.
She still likes to ding and act in plays.
“Julia reads her book at the zoo on World Book Day.”
Here are some of Julia’s books Which ones have you read?