1. Mimi goes Shopping
2. Mimi and the Exhibition
3. Mimi goes to Kindergarten
4. Mimi goes Swimming
5. Mimi goes for a Walk
6. Mimi gets Mucky
7. Mimi and the Rainy Day
Where has Mimi gone?
Is there a big banana under here?
Surprise! Here is Mimi!
Mimi opens a drawer. What is in here?
Mimi makes a hat from Mama’s underwear!
And now a scarf!
Now a hat and a scarf.
Here is a hat for Daddy.
‘What is going on here?’, asks Mama.
So Mimi gives Mama a hat as well.
Mimi is watching ‘In the plinky plonk garden’.
‘Yippee!’, says Mimi.
Plonky is stacking three blocks.
‘Hurrah!’, says Mimi.
Now, Plonky stacks another three blocks.
‘Whoop!’, shouts Mimi. She loves Plonky.
When the programme is finished, Mimi
switches the television off.
Outside, Daddy has some gardening to do.
Mimi climbs up the slide…
…and slides down. Wheee!
Daddy digs up some weeds.
Mimi helps to tidy the weeds.
Next, Daddy digs a hole…
…and Mimi plants a bulb in it.
Mimi helps to bury the bulb. A flower will
grow here later.
Mimi follows Daddy in her car.
Daddy has some grass seed for Mimi.
Mimi helps to sow the grass seed.
‘Bath time Mimi. You are mucky from the
garden’, says Mama.
Mimi gets undressed for her bath.
In the bath there are lots of bubbles.
Mimi makes a bubble beard, just like Daddy’s.
Mama also gets a bubble beard.
Splash, Splash! Mimi likes to splash.
Ker-splash! Mama gets a soaking.
Mama washes Mimi’s hair with shampoo.
Mimi closes her eyes when the shampoo is
Now, for a swim.
All the way to the other end of the bath.
Plop! Mimi pulls the plug in the bath.
Mimi gets wrapped up in a towel. ‘Hi-ya’, says
‘Daddy’s bath time, he is mucky’, says Mimi.
Mama and Daddy are in bed.
7. Mimi and the Rainy Day
…and climbs on the bed.
They have a lovely family cuddle.
Today, it is raining outside…
…and Mama must go to work.
Mimi waves goodbye.
Mimi wants to do some painting.
Daddy gives Mimi some leaves.
She sticks them to the picture.
‘Look at my beautiful picture’, says Mimi.
Mimi runs upstairs.
‘Here is a river’, says Mimi.
She throws a stone into the river.
In the bathroom, Mimi has found Didi’s house.
Knock! Knock! She enters the house.
‘Hello Daddy’, says Mimi as she looks out of
‘Come in’, says Mimi. ‘Sorry I am too big’,
Mimi comes out of the house…
…and slides back down the stairs.
Sliding is fun!
Daddy puts on some of Mimi’s music.
Wind the bobbin up… la la la…
…clap your hands… la la la…
…stamp your feet… la la la!
Daddy puts on his favourite music.
Ta-da, like this, hup! Hand on one hip and
raise one hand.
Crouch down and wave your arms around!
Finally, run on the spot with your arms out
front. Hey, hey, hey… ho!
Mama arrives back from work. It is time for
Mama reads Mimi her favourite book.
Mimi falls asleep after her exciting day.
1. Can you find the shapes that are the same except
for the patterns?
2. Can you find the shapes with the same patterns?
3. Can you spot the odd one out?
The not so easy quiz for big people:
1. On which page does the sun appear?
2. How many ducks are there in the book?
3. Which story picture appears twice?
4. Which picture has a continuity error?
5. The name of which ex-Beatle’s album appears in a picture?
6. Name the pattern on Mimi’s dungarees.
7. Decipher the following: 8-5 21-1 25-1 29-3 49-5 57-2 90-5
Answers in volume two.
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Mimi volume one is a delightful collection of stories to read
with your little ones.
Follow Mimi with her Mama and Daddy as she
makes every day into an adventure. Exploring the world and
imagining all the fun possibilities around.
‘I love Mimi!’
Dr. Howey’s Daughter
‘From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was
convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.’
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‘Makes Harry Potter look like a bestseller.’
Watch Mimi wave ‘hello!’ as you flick
through over one hundred pages!