It's Christmas Eve in Honeypot Hill and Poppy and Honey are making special Christmas things for Poppy's mum and dad - in secret! With a little help from Saffron and Granny Bumble, they make sparkly decorations, iced gingerbread cookies to hang on the tree and lots more. Mum and Dad are thrilled! As you follow the story, you will find some special things tucked inside to help you make your very own Christmas surprises.
Janey is a writer, businesswoman and mother of three boys. She studied English Literature at Edinburgh University and specialised in the Victorian novel. She became an English teacher and then, with her husband, set up The Jelly Club, which has become an extremely successful chain of children's activity centres in Scotland. (One of the Balamory episodes were filmed at a Jelly Club centre). Janey first published Princess Poppy herself (with her own illustrations) and the books were so popular that Random House Children's Books quickly bought and repackaged them. Veronica Vasylenko has illustrated many very popular books for Paragon and other publishers. She lives in Yorkshire.