Leapfrog is a series of first reading books for new readers and older reluctant readers. The stories are presented in large-text format and are accompanied by full-colour illustrations. Mary and the Fairy - The fairy is determined that Mary shall go to the ball and uses her magic to find the perfect dress. But fashion has changed and Mary is not convinced at all!
Penny Dolan is an ex-teacher and has been enjoying recent success as a children's author. She lives in Yorkshire. Anne Cassidy is an established author of both teenage fiction and more recently fiction for this younger age range. This is her third contribution to this series. Anne lives in Essex.