Here are the latest updates from Charlotte Sebag-Montefiore. This will include new stories posted, news about new books, extra riddles and other work that Charlotte has created.
No animal of any sort can live without water. Perhaps that’s why life started in the water. And perhaps that’s why a lot of people love the water and like to live near a sea, a lake, or a river. This is a story about an octopus, a dolphin, a jellyfish, a lobster and aContinue reading “The octopus, dolphin, jellyfish, lobster and The Boy”
Goliath was a dreadful manhe hated our King Saul.He interrupted morning prayerswas dreaded by us all. It wasn’t just his fearful sizehis long arm, sword or gaze.His ghastly purpose was quite clearto kill, destroy and raze..Catching just a glimpse of him,we Jews were very scared.Our King hoped for a challengerbut no-one came who dared. IContinue reading “David and Goliath”
I am Herbie, the Herbivore. You may have heard about me before, in the story where I told Dippie how to defeat a T. Rex. That was a long time ago. After that, I went to live in a cave with Spiny and some other herbivores. Of course, some of them laid eggs, and nowContinue reading “The Dinosaurs’ Sports Day”
Here are 2 dinosaur riddles and 2 plant riddles for you. The plants were around at the same time as the dinosaurs. This is the first dinosaur riddle. I really was enormous,too big to hunt at all.That was a great advantage though my brain was very small! My eggs were buried for their sakeI didn’tContinue reading “Four Dinosaur and Plant Riddles”
Rapunzel was bewitched before you were born, and has been living ever since with a Very Wicked Witch. She didn’t like this much, – most girls would rather not live with a wicked witch – but she had no choice. This is what happened: whenever Rapunzel went outside to run away, either there was aContinue reading “Rapunzel and the Wicked Witch”
This is my version of the Bible story authenticated by Senior Rabbi Emeritus Dr. Abraham Levy, PhD., and by Dayan Daniel Kada, LLB from the Sephardi Beth Din and Rabbi of Lauderdale Road Synagogue. The Lord Ha Shem made all the earthand everything thereon.But men and women were so badHe wished His work was gone.Continue reading “Noah’s Ark”
I am Herbie the Herbivore. You may know all about me, if you have read HERBIE AND THE T. REX, (it’s lovely having a book called after me!), — – but I am going to remind you all the same. My Dad is a good jumper, but he mostly jumps the wrong way. He isContinue reading “The Dinosaur’s Choice”
Some of you may know the story about the Princess who had a pea put under her mattress in order to see if she could feel it. (She could.) Anyway this princess was very lucky because she didn’t marry a silly prince who had people squeeze toothpaste out for him and that kind of thing.Continue reading “Royalty or Not”
Once upon a time there was a little reindeer. The others called him Runt. Runt didn’t like being little, as he found the long reindeer treks too much for him, and he could not keep up. Also, he was worried about Christmas. How was he going to do all that flying? Runt had seen theContinue reading “The Reindeer who was Too Small”
The following riddle is taken from my forthcoming book, Riddles from the Sea. I’m so excited to be publishing another book on riddles after the tremendous success of the first two. The answer to this riddle will be published next month. I have no waist, I’m tapered,fat helps me keep afloat.I’m a mammal and aContinue reading “Riddle from my newest book!”
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