Irresistable matching Old Lady doll and bean-filled animals will provide hours of fun, retelling the story and singing along to the CD. Find out more about the animals the old lady swallows using the non-fiction books, and reinforce memory skills by playing the game. A Storysack(r) is a large cloth bag containing a quality child's picture book with supporting materials to stimulate reading activities. To bring the book to life, soft toys of the main characters, artefacts relating to items in the story, a non-fiction element relating to the fiction theme and a game based on the book are included. A guide and prompt suggest ways of developing listening, reading and writing skills using the contents of the Storysack(r).