The Arabian Desert Band 16/Sapphire by Anita Ganeri
  

The Arabian Desert Band 16/Sapphire

Written by Anita Ganeri
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Part of the Collins Big Cat Series

Synopsis

The Arabian Desert Band 16/Sapphire by Anita Ganeri

The sandy Arabian Desert stretches for hundreds of kilometres in every direction. It may seem hard to believe that anything can live in this hot, dry land, but many different living things call it home. Find out about the amazing plants, animals, and people who live in this beautiful landscape.* Sapphire/Band 16 books offer longer reads to develop children's sustained engagement with texts and are more complex syntactically.* Text type - An information book.* The book is organised into short chapters to help children practise the skills of locating and identifying important information.* Ideas for reading at the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.* Curriculum links: geography, science.

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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Book Info

Format

Paperback
56 pages
Interest Age: From 9 to 10 years

Author

Anita Ganeri
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Author's Website

www.oxgan.pwp.blueyonder.co...

Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st September 2016

ISBN

9780008163976


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