Were They Real? Band 08/Purple by Scoular Anderson


Were They Real? Band 08/Purple by Scoular Anderson

An information book about the celebrated historical and fictional characters Cleopatra, Boudica, King Arthur, Robin Hood, the Pied Piper, Pocahontas, Blackbeard, Dracula and Tarzan. The book investigates which of them really existed, and which are based on legend. * Purple/ Band 8 books offer developing readers literary language, with some challenging vocabulary. * Text type - An information book. * An index and a glossary are included on pages 22 and 23 to aid comprehension. * Curriculum links - History: Why do we remember great people? How do we know about great events?

About the Author

Scoular Anderson spent most of his childhood writing and illustrating stories. After his studies in graphic design at Glasgow School of Art, he worked as an illustrator before he started his writing career. Scoular's impressive portfolio contains the bestselling titles My First Joke Book and the popular How to be a - history series. He lives in Dunoon, Scotland.

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 6 To 7


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Publication date

4th June 2012



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