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This ‘choose your own adventure’ book allows you to join characters from Star Wars: The Clone Wars and prove yourself worthy of your Jedi training! Includes links to online scenes and games.
A mixture of short bursts of text, high interest topics including and colourful, enticing illustrations make this a great series for reluctant or less confident readers.
Highly recommended for less confident readers, short sentences and verse tell the story of bully Sam’s unlikely friendship with the remarkable Davey.
Tank fans will enjoy browsing this bright and colourful book, containing lots of statistics, photos and facts about army machines told in simple language accessible to less able readers.
A gently humourous book with quirky illustrations tells the story of lovable mammoth siblings Oscar and Arabella’s first day at The Mammoth Academy.
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