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Melrose and Croc: Together At Christmas

Narrated by: Emilia Fox
Length: 8 mins
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Summary

Melrose and Croc are two irresistible new characters from the creator of the popular Blue Kangaroo series, Emma Chichester Clark.

Melrose is a golden labrador and Croc is a tiny crocodile. The pair live together and share everyday experiences familiar to young children. This heartwarming story tells the tale of how the friends first meet on Christmas Eve. Melrose has just moved into a new flat and Croc has come to the city to meet Father Christmas. Both feel lonely and unhappy in the unknown city until beautiful music leads them to a chance encounter.

All fans of Lily and Blue Kangaroo are sure to love this endearing duo.

©1980 Emma Chichester Clark (P)2013 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

Critic reviews

"Two irresistible new characters from the creator of the popular Blue Kangaroo series." (Winter edition, Primary Times)
"It delights children but adults will appreciate the period evocation of the festive-season cities and the off-season seaside." (The Sunday Times)
"Incredibly touching story." (Primary Times)
"Gorgeous Christmassy story about friendship." (Angels and Urchins)

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