Best Books for Children

Kate L'argent, Independent Usborne Organiser


Stories of robots

Young Reading Series 1
Stories of robots

  • Machines cause mayhem in these hi-tech tales with easy-reading text for children who have just started reading on their own.
  • Robot racers fight to reach the finish line, the Tidybot goes out of control and a sneaky thief plans a robot robbery.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Also available with an audio CD with a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

£4.99 Add to basket

Hardback with CD:

£6.99 Add to basket

Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 5+

Lexile Measure: 570L

Book Band: 9 - Gold

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746080535
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Hardback with CD:
ISBN: 9780746089019
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Russell Punter

Russell Punter was born in Bedfordshire, England. From an early age he enjoyed writing and illustrating his own stories. He later trained as a graphic designer at art college in West Sussex before entering publishing. Since then, he has written over fifty books for children, including original fiction in both picture book and young reader formats.

Russell Punter

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.