Clare De Marco - The Mermaid's Socks - Hachette Children's Group

The Mermaid's Socks

By Clare De Marco
Illustrated by Steve Brown

  • Paperback
  • £4.99

Fun stories of under 50 words for emergent readers

The Mermaid's Socks is a funny story for all little mermaid fans who are beginning to read on their own. Perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band red.

When Princess Bubble the mermaid gets a pair of socks for her birthday, she has no idea what they are! Can she think of a use for them?

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 spot the picture puzzle at the end of the story encourages rereading for pleasure. Compiled in consultation with Catherine Glavina, PGCE Primary and Early Years Course Leader, The Centre for Professional Education, University of Warwick.

Biographical Notes

Clare De Marco (Author)
Clare lives in London with her husband, son and daughter. She is always sharing stories with young, and not so young, children.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781445146072
  • Publication date: 09 Feb 2017
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Franklin Watts
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