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Lisa Colley, Independent Usborne Organiser


There Was a Crooked Man

There Was a Crooked Man

First Reading Level 2
There Was a Crooked Man

  • The classic rhyme retold for beginner readers ready to tackle slightly more complicated storylines and sentence structures.
  • The crooked man has a crooked house and a crooked cat. Now he wants a crooked fish for his supper. But where has it gone?
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Includes several pages of reading-related puzzles.
  • Also available as ebook with narration in British English (only on tablets that support audio).

Hardback with ribbon marker:

£4.99 Out of stock

Extra information

Key Stage: EYFS/KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 390L

Book Band: 7 - Turquoise

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9781409506539
32 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: David Semple

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.