Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Level 18: Hysterical Historicals by Jeanne Willis
  

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Level 18: Hysterical Historicals

Written by Jeanne Willis
Illustrated by Spike Gerrell
Part of the Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers Series

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Synopsis

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Level 18: Hysterical Historicals by Jeanne Willis

In Hysterical Historicals, read all about some hysterically funny figures from made-up history: join Julius Teaser in his Roman amphitheatre, float about being soppy and writing poems with Percy Bysshe Smelley, go on crazy expeditions with Marco Pillow and discover the secrets of flight, or possibly not, with the unfortunate Wrong Brothers. This is not like a normal history book because almost none of it is true! Chucklers is a series of funny novels, short stories, anthologies and comics that make reading a pleasure for 7-11 year olds. There is something for everyone in this varied collection which is packed with fantastic illustrations. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The series is written by top children's authors and edited by award-winning author Jeremy Strong. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.

About the Author

Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis was born in St Albans, Herts, in 1959. As a young girl she sought adventures though writing comic strips and books. After completing a copywriting course at Watford Art College she went on to work in advertising. Today, Jeanne is an internationally renowned, full-time writer and has published over a hundred books - ranging from picture books including The Bog Baby and Who's in the Loo?, to YA, poetry and fiction. She has won several awards, including the Children's Book Award, the Silver Smarties Prize and has also been shortlisted for the Whitbread Award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Jeanne Willis
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Author's Website

jeannewillis.com/

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

9th January 2014

ISBN

9780198392705


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