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The Lazy Cockerel by Will Lankstead

The Lazy Cockerel
By Will Lankstead

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A delightful book for reading to young children or for you to print on your home printer for children to read themselves.

The sad tale of Charlie a Cockerel who lives on Ten Acre Farm. He spends his days daydreaming of what he could have been and not what he is.

He is very lazy and fails to do his work on the farm which is to awaken the Farmer and all of the other animals as dawn breaks. Read of his adventure when his 'big idea' doesn't exactly turn out the way he had hoped!


There was once a large cockerel called Charlie, whose many feathers of bright orange, red and gold were like the colours of the dawn sun. He lived on Ten Acre Farm with many cows and sheep, pigs, goats, a black and white sheep dog, a sleepy cat and a large plough horse called Trevor.

On the farm, it was Charlie's job to greet the...
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