Ant and Snail Band 02a/Red A by Paul Shipton


Ant and Snail Band 02a/Red A by Paul Shipton

Ant and Snail decide to have a race. Ant speeds off and is soon in the lead, but when Ant trips over and fall in a pit, he is glad when Snail arrives to help him. This story is illustrated in bright 3D colour by Jon Stuart. * Red / Band 2A - A simple traditional story * Text type - Fiction * The focus phonemes for this book are ai, f, n, and r. Other phonemes practised are s, a, ta, i, p, c/k, e, o, d, g, u, h. * Children can follow and discuss the route taken by Ant and Snail using the map on the final spread. * Paul Shipton also wrote Yellow 3 Bart the Shark and The Sun and The Moon.

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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16 pages


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Publication date

27th May 2015



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