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  • Parrots of the Caribbean

    By Adam Bushnell
    Authors:
    Adam Bushnell
    When there's trouble deep at sea and a sea monster is terrorising the oceans, only one team can save the day - the Parrots of the Caribbean!This first colour chapter book is a perfectly levelled, accessible text for Key stage 2 readers aged 7-8. Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.
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  • The Peach Boy

    By Enid Richemont, Andy Catling
    Authors:
    Enid Richemont
    Illustrated by:
    Andy Catling
    In this retelling of a famous Japanese legend, we meet Momotaro, a boy whose mother found him inside a peach. When ogres attack his village, Momotaro bravely sets out to drive them away - with the help of his friends and some of his mother's strength-giving cakes...Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.
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  • The Perfect Pet

    By Liss Norton, Michael Garton
    Authors:
    Liss Norton
    Illustrated by:
    Michael Garton
    The skeletons want a pet. Skelly finds a bat in the tower and thinks she'll be the perfect pet but Bony Tony doesn't agree!
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  • Perseus and the Snake-haired Monster

    By Karen Wallace, Jane Cope
    Authors:
    Karen Wallace
    Illustrated by:
    Jane Cope
    Perseus must face the challenge set him by the King and kill a dreadful snake-haired monster. But anyone who looks at her is turned to stone!
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  • A Pet to Play With

    By Katie Dale
    Authors:
    Katie Dale
    Raj can't wait to get a new pet, but there are so many to choose from! Which one will he pick? Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.Independent Reading Red 2 stories are perfect for children aged 4-5 who are reading at book band 2 (Red) in classroom reading lessons.
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  • Phrases, Clauses and Conjunctions

    By Ann Riggs
    Authors:
    Ann Riggs
    Everyone knows that books on grammar are among the most boring on the planet, right? Read Understanding Grammar and find out how wrong you can be! Written in an easy-to-understand style and packed with plenty of imaginative and exciting examples, these six books clarify rules, offer practical help to the struggling young wordsmith and generally lead an enjoyable way through the tangled thicket that is - or is that which is? - English grammar.
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  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin

    By Penny Dolan, Martin Impey
    Authors:
    Penny Dolan
    Illustrated by:
    Martin Impey
    The town of Hamelin has a big problem - there are rats everywhere! When a strange piper turns up and offers to solve the rat problem, the townspeople are eager to agree to his terms. But then they break their promises, and the Pied Piper is furious... A beautifully illustrated retelling of this favourite traditional story. Must Know Stories includes favourite tales, celebrating the diversity of our literary heritage. Level 2 stories are told in chapters in under 1000 words.
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  • The Pied Piper Returns

    By Jenny Jinks
    Authors:
    Jenny Jinks
    When the Pied Piper returns to Hamlelin, the children are delighted. Their parents have gone safety-mad and banned all sweets, cakes and ice cream too! When the Piper offers to help for some of the sweets, Ash, Freddie and Mala agree. But once the parents disappear the children refuse to pay the Piper, and the children soon find life without parents is not so easy...Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.
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  • Pip the Different Penguin

    By A.H. Benjamin, Bruno Robert
    Authors:
    A.H. Benjamin
    Illustrated by:
    Bruno Robert
    In a heartwarming story celebrating our differences, meet Pip the penguin - whose wings are far too big. The other penguins make him leave the colony because of them. But when a seal threatens the other penguins, it's Pip's wings that save the day.Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.
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  • Pippa's Painting

    By Jill Atkins, Anni Axworthy
    Authors:
    Jill Atkins
    Illustrated by:
    Anni Axworthy
    Pippa is busy making a painting but her little brother wants to see! They soon get in a mess with all the paints!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.
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  • The Pirate Code

    By Tom Easton, Matt Buckingham
    Authors:
    Tom Easton
    Illustrated by:
    Matt Buckingham
    With their ship stolen by Captain Greenbeard and his Mean Pirates, Captain Flint and his crew are in a bit of a pickle. Who will save the day?
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  • Pirate Hank's Plank

    By Penny Dolan, Nacho Gomez
    Authors:
    Penny Dolan
    Illustrated by:
    Nacho Gomez
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  • Pirate Jack and the Inca Treasure

    By Leslie Melville, Fabiano Fiorin
    Authors:
    Leslie Melville
    Illustrated by:
    Fabiano Fiorin
    Captain Jack hates to share his treasure. So when his ship sails near to  Cocos Island, he sneaks away from his crew with his secret treasure map. But he is not alone, and the treasure may be more dangerous than he expects! The Hopscotch Adventures series contains exciting, page-turning adventure stories of no more than 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.
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  • The Pirate Pie Ship

    By Charlotte Guillain, Adam Guillain
    Authors:
    Charlotte Guillain, Adam Guillain
    The Pirate Pie Ship is a burly tale of tasty adventure on the high seas! Times are changing and the pirates can no longer rely on stealing treasure to make money so they decide to go into the pie making business. But they soon find a rival ship has the same idea...Race Ahead with Reading is the perfect introduction to reading chapters with brand new page turning reads in five bite-size chapters, to encourage children to take the driving seat with their reading.
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  • Pirate Underpants!

    By Tom Easton, Matt Buckingham
    Authors:
    Tom Easton
    Illustrated by:
    Matt Buckingham
    Captain Flint is angry. The Poor Pirates just can't capture any ships. The Stuck Pig is too slow and her saild her falling to bits. Whatever can they do?
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  • Pirates Are Stealing Our Cows

    By Martin Remphry, Martin Remphry
    Authors:
    Martin Remphry
    Illustrated by:
    Martin Remphry
    Farmer Marchant gets a shock - pirates are stealing his COWS! What on earth do pirates want with cows? Find out and join Farmer Marchant on a crazy high seas chase...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.
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  • The Pirates on Holiday

    By , Rupert Van Wyk
    Illustrated by:
    Rupert Van Wyk
    The Plankton Pirates have been so busy working that they need a holiday! Bored of the tropical paradise, they turn to the Windy View Caravan Park as their perfect place to unwind. But will they really fit in?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.
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  • Pirates of the Storm

    By Enid Richemont, Andy Hammond
    Authors:
    Enid Richemont
    Illustrated by:
    Andy Hammond
    Mary Read and Anne Bonny may live in different countries but they want the same thing - adventure! And when their ships meet in the Caribbean Sea, they could find more adventure than they expect!The Hopscotch Adventures series contains exciting, page-turning adventure stories of no more than 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.
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  • The Pirates and the Talent Show

    By Charlotte Guillain, Adam Guillain, Rupert Van Wyk
    Authors:
    Charlotte Guillain, Adam Guillain
    Illustrated by:
    Rupert Van Wyk
    The Planktown Pirates are back! This time they want to show off their musical talents in a local talent competition. However, they don't have much musical talent, and they don't realise that they are up against their arch enemies the Gruseome Crew, who are bound to cause trouble!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.
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  • Play With Me

    By Barrie Wade, Hannah Wood
    Authors:
    Barrie Wade
    Illustrated by:
    Hannah Wood
    Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.Independent Reading Pink 1A stories are perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band 1A (Pink) in classroom reading lessons.In this story, everyone is too busy to play... perhaps Dog can come to the rescue!
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