Related to: 'Hopscotch'

Franklin Watts

The Beautician and the Beast

Karyn Gorman, Kelly Kennedy
Contributors:
Karyn Gorman, Kelly Kennedy

A twist on the classic tale, Beauty and the Beast. Belle is the most amazing beautician in the land. From lopping Rapunzel's locks to beautifying Cinderella for the royal ball, no job is too tough. But when the unruly Beast refuses to have his overgrowing hair tamed, there is trouble! It grows so out of control it starts to block out the sun. Can Belle work her magic, even on the most difficult of customers? Hopscotch Twisty Tales combine carefully controlled text levels and word counts with highly entertaining and original stories, perfect for children aged 5-7 starting to read independently.

Franklin Watts

Tuck and Noodle: Monster Agents

Franklin Watts, Karyn Gorman
Authors:
Franklin Watts, Karyn Gorman
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Stinky!

Ann Bryant, Andy Elkerton
Contributors:
Ann Bryant, Andy Elkerton

Bill Brady boats that he is entering his guinea pig into an animal tricks competition. The trouble is, he hasn't got a guinea pig. Let alone one that can do tricks. Can Stinky save the day?Race Ahead with Reading is the perfect introduction to reading chapters with brand new page turning reads in five short bite size chapters, to encourage children to take the driving seat with their reading.

Franklin Watts

Dragons V Dinos

Ann Bryant
Authors:
Ann Bryant

There is trouble on Scarytops Mountain. The Dragons are trying to out scare the Dinos yet again in the great gang rivalry. However when a baby Dragon goes missing, it inadvertently brings the two sides together.Race Ahead with Reading is the perfect introduction to reading chapters with brand new page turning reads in five short bite size chapters, to encourage children to take the driving seat with their reading.

Franklin Watts

Sinbad and the Giant Spider

Martin Waddell, A O'kif
Contributors:
Martin Waddell, A O'kif

Sinbad and Ali are shipwrecked by the foot of some needle-sharp cliffs. It seems there's no way out, until they spy an underground cave... but something nasty lives in there!The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Mrs Bootle's Boots

Penny Dolan, Maddy Mcclellan
Contributors:
Penny Dolan, Maddy Mcclellan

In this fun story in a familiar setting, Ollie and Emma are left at school as their mum is running late from work. They help Mrs Bootle sort out the lost boot box. It seems a shame to throw away such lovely boots, but what on earth else could they be used for?The Hopscotch series features exciting stories with under 400 words by top authors and illustrators for children who are building their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

My Dad's a Balloon

Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton
Contributors:
Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton

In this fun, fantasy story, a little girl blows her dad's finger and he becomes a huge floaty balloon bumping round the sitting room and whizzing round the garden. Will he ever come down to earth?The Hopscotch series features brightly illustrated, exciting stories with under 400 words by top authors and illustrators for children who are building their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Karen Wallace, Neil Chapman
Contributors:
Karen Wallace, Neil Chapman

A giant Green Knight storms into King Arthur's court at Camelot demanding that his head be chopped off. The youngest knight, Sir Gawain, agrees. Then the Green Knight lives, and Sir Gawain must let the Green Knight chop off his head...The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Hopscotch Histories: Eric Bloodaxe the Viking King

Damian Harvey, Ross Collins
Contributors:
Damian Harvey, Ross Collins

Eric Bloodaxe is a fierce Viking. A shepherd boy must deliver a special helmet to Eric before he is crowned king. Can he find Eric in time?Hopscotch Histories are brand new stories in historical settings, told in under 400 words, perfect for children who are building up their reading confidence.

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Robin and Maid Marian

Damian Harvey, Martin Remphry
Contributors:
Damian Harvey, Martin Remphry
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The Dragon and the Pudding

Martin Remphry, Martin Remphry
Contributors:
Martin Remphry, Martin Remphry

The dragon of Lyminster must be stopped. The mayor offers a bag of gold to anyone who can beat him, but everyone is too scared. Then a boy called Jim arrives, and he has a plan. But how can a pudding stop a dragon?The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Hoorah for Mary Seacole

Trish Cooke, Anni Axworthy
Contributors:
Trish Cooke, Anni Axworthy

Mary is a brave nurse. When a war starts in the Crimea she sails across the sea to help, and even enters the battlefield!Hopscotch Histories are brand new stories in historical settings, told in under 400 words, perfect for children who are building up their reading confidence

Franklin Watts

Remember the 5th November

Mick Gowar, Mike Phillips
Contributors:
Mick Gowar, Mike Phillips
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Hopscotch Histories: Tutankhamun and the Golden Chariot

Damian Harvey, Graham Philpot
Contributors:
Damian Harvey, Graham Philpot
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Toby and The Great Fire Of London

Margaret Nash, Jane Cope
Contributors:
Margaret Nash, Jane Cope

Toby has forgotten a delivery for Mr Pepys, but as he sets out across London he sees the sky is full of flames! Hopscotch Histories are brand new stories in historical settings, told in under 400 words, perfect for children who are building up their reading confidence. Carefully controlled text interacts with stunning artwork to help develop visual literacy.

Franklin Watts

Pocahontas the Peacemaker

Hilary Robinson, Masumi Furukawa
Contributors:
Hilary Robinson, Masumi Furukawa

Pocahontas leads a quiet life until a ship full of strangers arrives in her village. Pocahontas wants to make friends but the chief does not trust them...Hopscotch Histories are brand new stories in historical settings, told in under 400 words, perfect for children who are building up their reading confidence

Franklin Watts

Grandma's Seaside Bloomers

Julia Jarman, Roger Fereday
Contributors:
Julia Jarman, Roger Fereday
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The Sword In The Stone

Karen Wallace, Neil Chapman
Contributors:
Karen Wallace, Neil Chapman

When young Arthur accompanies his uncle to a tournament to find the new king of Britain, he's in for a surprise...The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

George and The Dragon

Anne Adeney, Peter Kavanagh
Contributors:
Anne Adeney, Peter Kavanagh

Can the young, brave George rescue the Princess from the terrible dragon?The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Sinbad and the Diamond Valley

Martin Waddell, A O'kif
Contributors:
Martin Waddell, A O'kif

Sinbad and Ali are shipwrecked on an island. They spy a sparkling valley below them and decide to investigate. But they are not alone...The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.