Pea's Book of Big Dreams

Pea is dreaming of the future. A writer. An artist. A footballer. What’s just right for Pea…? Life has been crazy since Pea’s mum hit the big time with her bestselling novel. They’ve gone from rags to riches, and Pea’s had to fit into a whole new life. But now things are settling down, and Pea’s started thinking. She can’t live in Mum’s shadow all her life. What’s she going to be? An nurse? A footballer? A pet therapist? There are so many choices!

  • More fun with Pea and her wonderfully wacky family
  • An inspiring story of a smallish girl who dreams BIG
  • Join Pea on a funny mission to find her future calling
  • Susie Day won a BBC Talent Children’s Fiction Prize

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  • Susie Day

    Susie Day grew up in Penarth, Wales, with a lisp and a really unfortunate first name.

    Her many careers have included guiding tourists, professional nappy-changing, teaching small people how many beans make five and taller people how to interrogate the beans from a post-structuralist perspective, and herding boarding school students – but she always wanted to be a writer. She firmly believes in the dictum “write what you know”, which is why this book is about cake, watching telly, and helpless romantic flailitude.

    Susie lives in Oxford, and is probably drinking a cup of tea right now (she usually has one around this time of day).

    Her first novel, BIG WOO!, was published in 2008: “I honestly don’t think I’ve ever laughed so hard while reading … very highly recommended” Chicklish.

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