Clare Johnson

Clare Johnson, Independent Usborne Organiser


The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse

The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse

First Reading Level 4
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse

  • The classic fable retold with simple text for children just beginning to read.
  • Toby Town Mouse loves to live the high life, while his cousin Pipin prefers a quieter country life. When the two visit each other’s homes, will they realise that sometimes differences aren’t always a bad thing?
  • Vividly illustrated by Jacqueline East.
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 450L

Book Band: 8 - Purple

CEFR Level: B1

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746078860
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: Jacqueline East

Zanna Davidson

Zanna Davidson has written over fifty books for children, both non-fiction and fiction. Her stories for children include the Fairy Ponies, Fairy Unicorns and Billy and the Mini Monsters series for Usborne. She lives in the countryside in a cottage on the edge of some deep, dark woods with two small boys and her scruffy black dog, Fred.

Zanna Davidson

Press reviews

For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne’s First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction.
Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Extras

  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.