Little Owls Books

Hemisha Camtar-McClean, Independent Usborne Organiser

Animal legends

Young Reading Series 1
Animal legends

  • Three light-hearted animal legends for children who have just started to read alone.
  • Find out why cats and rats were once best friends, why monkeys now live in trees and how rabbits made sure that crocodiles stay in the river.
  • Vibrantly illustrated by Nick Price.
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 5+

Lexile Measure: 550L

Book Band: 8 - Purple

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746080726
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: retold by Carol Watson


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