Best Books for Children

Kate L'argent, Independent Usborne Organiser


The Emperor's New Clothes

The Emperor's New Clothes

Young Reading Series 1
The Emperor's New Clothes

  • This classic retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's comical fairytale about a fashion-crazy emperor is amusing illustrated throughout by award-winning cartoonist, Mike Gordon.
  • Young readers will treasure this gift edition, which is published in hardback with a ribbon marker.
  • Part of Young Reading Series 1 for children just starting to read alone.
  • 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 and CD:

£6.99 Add to basket

Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 5+

Lexile Measure: 480L

Book Band: 8 - Purple

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746067758
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Hardback and CD:
ISBN: 9780746085349
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: Mike Gordon

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

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.