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Cressida Cowell

Cressida Cowell’s Hiccup books, which she also illustrates, are now published in over 30 countries around the world and the first book in the series, How to Train Your Dragon, has been made into an animated movie by DreamWorks; Cressida also writes and illustrates picture books. The eleventh title in the Hiccup Saga, How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel, is published in September, and here she talks to Graham Marks about pretty much everything to do with writing a hit series…

Franklin Watts

Sleeping Beauty – English/Polish

Anne Walter
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Anne Walter
Franklin Watts

Goldilocks and the Three Bears – English/Polish

Anne Walter
Authors:
Anne Walter
Franklin Watts

Little Red Riding Hood – English/Polish

Anne Walter
Authors:
Anne Walter
Franklin Watts

The Ugly Duckling – English/Polish

Anne Walter
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Anne Walter

A beautiful billingual English-Polish picture book of The Ugly Duckling.An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers present well known fairy tales with parallel text in English and Polish. Stories are told in approximately 400 words and are supported by modern artwork. The two languages are in different fonts to help distinguish them clearly on each spread. As well as a perfect approach to learning a new language for the first time, these books will be a useful tool for EAL teaching as well. The texts are perfectly pitched for children aged 5-7 and up.

Franklin Watts

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Boucle D'or Et Les Trois Ours

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers Introduce the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French or English and Spanish.

Franklin Watts

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Ricitos De Oro Y Los Tres Osos

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers Introduce the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French or English and Spanish.

Franklin Watts

Sleeping Beauty: La Belle Au Bois Dormant

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
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Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Franklin Watts

The Ugly Duckling: Le Vilain Petit Canard

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers Introduce the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French or English and Spanish.

Franklin Watts

The Ugly Duckling: El Patito Feo

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers Introduce the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French or English and Spanish.

Franklin Watts

Little Red Riding Hood: Caperucita Roja

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
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Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Franklin Watts

Little Red Riding Hood: Le Petit Chaperon Rouge

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

Rediscover this classic fairy tale in this English and French parallel text, perfect for those learning French or with English as another language.An accessible introduction to modern languages, Dual Language Readers retell the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French. A picture book design supports simple, accessible text with just a few lines of text on each double page. Extra features include a handy word glossary at the back with key words or phrases from the story.The books would serve equally well to a native French child with English as a second or other language, as well as use in literacy and comprehension teaching. The stories are told in 400 words and are pitched perfectly for 5-7 year olds.

Franklin Watts

The Elves and the Shoemaker

Anne Walter, Andy Rowland
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Anne Walter, Andy Rowland
Franklin Watts

Sleeping Beauty

Anne Walter, Laura Barella
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Anne Walter, Laura Barella
Franklin Watts

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Anne Walter, Anni Axworthy
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Anne Walter, Anni Axworthy
Franklin Watts

The Ugly Duckling

Anne Walter, Sarah Horne
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Sarah Horne

Mother Duck is impatient for her eggs to hatch. When they do she's very excited! But one of the ducklings looks very different ...Hopscotch Fairy Tales retell classic fairy tales in accessible language of no more than 400 words, with bright colourful supporting illustrations by our top authors and illustrators.

Franklin Watts

Rumpelstiltskin

Anne Walter, Peter Cottrill
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Peter Cottrill

The King is excited when he finds a poor miller's daughter can seem to spin his straw into gold, but only with the help of a strange little man. When the daughter becomes Queen, the little man wants his reward too...Hopscotch Fairy Tales retell classic fairy tales in accessible language of no more than 400 words, with bright colourful supporting illustrations by our top authors and illustrators.

Franklin Watts

The Three Little Pigs

Anne Walter, Daniel Postgate
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Daniel Postgate

The Three Little Pigs all set off to build a new home, but will their new houses keep them safe from the Big, Bad Wolf?

Franklin Watts

Hansel and Gretel

Anne Walter, David Lopez
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Anne Walter, David Lopez
Franklin Watts

Little Red Riding Hood

Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier
Contributors:
Anne Walter, Marjorie Dumortier

Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and Golden Globe-winning actor. He was honored as a member of the TIME 100, Time magazine's annual list of the one hundred most influential people in the world, and his books include Struck By Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal, Stranger Than Fanfiction, and the books in The Land of Stories series: The Wishing Spell, The Enchantress Returns, A Grimm Warning, Beyond the Kingdoms, An Author's Odyssey, and Worlds Collide, and the companion books A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales, The Mother Goose Diaries, Queen Red Riding Hood's Guide to Royalty, The Curvy Tree, and Trollbella Throws a Party.