Stripes Band 00/Lilac by Monica Hughes

Stripes Band 00/Lilac

Written by Monica Hughes
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Part of the Collins Big Cat Series


Stripes Band 00/Lilac by Monica Hughes

Where do you see stripes around you? This non-fiction picture book looks at all sorts of stripes. Do you see them on a zebra's fur, or as shadows on the pavement, or on a bright, woolly jumper? Alongside each photograph is a close-up snapshot that magnifies the various textiles and materials in detail. * Lilac/Band 0 - wordless book that gives information through pictures and is designed to develop understanding about how information books work. * Text type - Non-Fiction * A simple pictoral summary at the end of the book provides an oppportunity to recap and discuss the information in the book. * This book is ideal for supporting early work on patterns and art. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery

About the Author

Internationally-renowned children's author, Monica Hughes was a master of science fiction and fantasy writing. She was the recipient of numerous awards and was the author of The Isis Trilogy and A Handful of Seeds. She has written a number of titles for the Collins Big Cat series.

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Book Info


16 pages


Monica Hughes
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Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

5th January 2005



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