Pippa Goodhart - Join the Band - Hachette Children's Group

Join the Band

By Pippa Goodhart

  • Paperback
  • £4.99

Fun stories of under 50 words for emergent readers.

Dog loves music and wants to join the band. Cat, Bird and Rabbit can't stand Dog's howl...but then he discovers his talent for drumming!

The Tiddlers series features fun stories with a word count of fewer than 50 words for children who are just starting to read.

A word list at the beginning of the story allows for a quick check of the reader's ability to read and understand words before reading, and a puzzle at the end of the story encourages rereading for pleasure.

Biographical Notes

Pippa lives just outside Cambridge. Having started work in the book world as a sixteen year old doing a Saturday job in Heffers Bookshop, she went on to become a publisher's reader, a writer, and a teacher of writing for children. She has written over eighty books for children, and one adult novel. Shortlisted for numerous awards, she has won Mumsnet's Book of the Year for 3-4 Year Olds with her picture book 'You Choose', illustrated by Nick Sharratt. She also writes under the name of Laura Owen when writing the Winnie the Witch storybooks. She enjoys working with primary school children on author visits

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781445132723
  • Publication date: 24 Sep 2015
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Franklin Watts
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