The Big, Bad City Band 07/Turquoise by Shoo Rayner
  

The Big, Bad City Band 07/Turquoise

Written by Shoo Rayner
Illustrated by Shoo Rayner
Part of the Collins Big Cat Series

Synopsis

The Big, Bad City Band 07/Turquoise by Shoo Rayner

Little Red Hen is looking for Granny's house in the big, bad city. Should she trust the smiley stranger who wants to help her? * Turquoise/ Band 7 books offer literary language and extended descriptions, with longer sentences and a wide range of unfamiliar terms. * Text type - A traditional tale * The story is followed on pages 22 and 23 by a map of Mr Fox's whole route, which is a great way to recap and discuss the story with children and gives an opportunity to extend into further work outside the reading session. * Curriculum links: geography: `Pupils should be taught to use simple compass directions (North, South, East and West) and locational and directional language [for example, near and far; left and right], to describe the location of features and routes on a map'.

About the Author

Shoo Rayner

Shoo Rayner began his career as an illustrator in a garden shed near Machynlleth. He drew for Michael Morpurgo and Rose Impey, but editors kept encouraging him to write. Many years, and over 175 books later, Shoo, well known for his many fast-paced series for newly confident readers, has been building a worldwide following for his award winning how-to-draw videos on YouTube. Shoo Lives in the Forest of Dean with his wife and three cats.

Photo taken from publisher's website.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Shoo Rayner
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Author's Website

www.shoorayner.com/

Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

16th January 2015

ISBN

9780007591091


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