Pirates Band 02B/Red B by Paul Shipton
  

Pirates Band 02B/Red B

Written by Paul Shipton
Illustrated by Kelly Waldek
Part of the Collins Big Cat Series

RRP £3.70

Synopsis

Pirates Band 02B/Red B by Paul Shipton

This comical story is a patterned, counting text about a band of pirates searching for treasure. One-by-one, they get into trouble and make a hasty retreat back to the pirate ship. Helpful vignettes of the pirates at the top of each page help children count how many pirates are left. * Red B/ Band 2B books offer simple but varied text with familiar objects and actions, combined with simple story development and a satisfying conclusion. * Text type - A story with predictable structure and patterned language * The map on pages 14 and 15 shows the trail the pirates take from their ship to the treasure cave and back again, and can be used to help recap and retell the story. * Paul Shipton is also the author of Collins Big Cat titles See-saw, Get the Fruit! and The Robot. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.

About the Author

Paul Shipton is an exciting new voice in children's fiction. His debut novel Bug Muldoon and the Garden of Fear was an hilarious homage to the hard-boiled fiction of Raymond Chandler et al, relocated to the "backyard jungle".

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
16 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Paul Shipton
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Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.collins.co.uk

Publication date

5th January 2005

ISBN

9780007185610


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