Beowulf Band 09 Gold/Band 14 Ruby by Anita Ganeri

Beowulf Band 09 Gold/Band 14 Ruby

Written by Anita Ganeri
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Part of the Collins Big Cat Progress Series


Beowulf Band 09 Gold/Band 14 Ruby by Anita Ganeri

Long ago, the king of Denmark built a huge hall for feasts, and he called it Heorot. But the noise from the hall woke a sleeping monster in the nearby swamp - Grendel. Could the brave warrior Beowulf save Denmark's people and fight the monster? This retelling of the Old English tale was written by award-winning author Anita Ganeri. * Collins Big Cat Progress books are specifically designed for children at Key Stage 2 who have a Key Stage 1 reading level, giving them age-appropriate texts that they can read, building their confidence and fostering positive attitudes towards reading. * Text type: A retelling of a folk tale * Curriculum links: History; Citizenship

About the Author

Anita Ganeri

Anita Ganeri spent many years working in the publishing industry as an editor and foreign rights manager before becoming an author. She has written more than 300 books to date, including the award-winning series Horrible Geography. She lives with her family in West Yorkshire, England.

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24 pages


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Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st May 2013



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