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Lisa Colley, Independent Usborne Organiser

The Stonecutter

First Reading Level 2
The Stonecutter

  • The traditional tale from Japan retold for beginner readers ready to tackle slightly more complicated storylines and sentence structures.
  • There was once a stonecutter who wasn’t happy, so he wished to be lots of other things instead.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Includes several pages of reading-related puzzles.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: EYFS/KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 400L

Book Band: 6 - Orange

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9781409505730
32 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Lynne Benton

Illustrator: Lee Cosgrove


  • 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.