Best Books for Children

Kate L'argent, Independent Usborne Organiser


The Magic Gifts

Young Reading Series 1
The Magic Gifts

  • The classic folktale from Korea retold with easy-reading text for children who have just started reading alone.
  • Cheated out of a fortune, Chin’s luck changes when he meets a mysterious monk. For the old man’s gifts of a mat, a spoon and a pair of chopsticks are not as ordinary as they seem.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: EYFS E; Age 5+

Lexile Measure: 530L

Book Band: 8 - Purple

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746096970
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: Gabo Leon Bernstein

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.