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The Black Death

Young Reading Series 2
The Black Death

In October 1347, a terrible plague reached Europe from Asia. Seven years later, around half of the continent was dead. This is the gripping story of the ‘Black Death’ and how it changed the world, specially written for young readers who are growing in confidence. With accompanying illustrations, a timeline and links to carefully selected websites.


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Extra information

Key Stage: KS2 H; Age 7+

Lexile Measure: 850L

BIC: C5N79

ISBN: 9781409581031
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Rob Lloyd Jones

Illustrator: Daniele Dickman


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