Rudyard Kipling's classic 'Just So' story, retold for young readers. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme.
A simple introduction to the lives of pandas - where they live, what they eat, how they behave, why they have come so close to extinction, and what humans are doing to save these gentle animals.
Here are two fantastic brand new additions to the "Beginners" series, each of which is designed to provide an informative introduction to non-fiction subjects for young readers. It offers terrific reading practise for children who prefer fact to fiction. It is developed with a reading expert from Roeham ...Show more
This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. When the tortoise sees an eagle flying through the sky it gets jealous and tries to find a way to fly itself. This key series was developed in conjunction with reading expert Allison Kelly from the ...Show more
'Beware, beware the deep dark woods.' But Jack doesn't listen...how will he ever get home? Part of the award-winning "Usborne Very First Reading" series specially developed in consultation with literacy experts to help children learn to read. Designed for a child to read together with an adult, allowing ...Show more
Young Beginners extends the reach of the informative Beginners series to younger, inquisitive three-year-olds. Highly illustrated with simple, short text to encourage conversation about subjects chosen to appeal to very young children. An illustrated introduction to the miniature kingdom of bugs and oth ...Show more
A lonely young prince wants to get married, but how can he find a real princess? Find out in this charming retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic story about a very tall bed and a very small pea. This much-loved story is part of the Usborne Reading Programme (First Reading, Level 4).
This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. A poor fisherman goes fishing, but catches an old bottle instead of a fish. When he opens the bottle, he accidentally releases a big, bad genie.This key series was developed in conjunction with read ...Show more
• The classic tale, as recorded by The Brothers Grimm, specially re-written for children starting to read on their own.• The shoemaker and his wife are on the verge of destitution when they discover, one morning, that they have received a visit from some mysterious helpers in the night.• ...Show more
* Where do penguins live? What do they eat and how do they catch their food? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. * Illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations accompanied by short, informative text developed with reading experts. ...Show more
Rudyard Kipling's classic 'Just So' story, retold for young readers. According to this much-loved fable, elephants didn't always have long trunks - that is, until one day when the elephant's child could contain his curiosity no longer and stepped closer than he should have to the Crocodile. Also availab ...Show more