Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 16: Why Dogs Have Black Noses by Elizabeth Laird
  

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 16: Why Dogs Have Black Noses

Written by Elizabeth Laird
Illustrated by Tianyin Wang, Chris Coady, Chris Vine
Part of the Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends Series

Synopsis

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 16: Why Dogs Have Black Noses by Elizabeth Laird

Have you ever wondered about dogs and noticed their bravery, their curiosity, their sense of mischief and their loyalty? The stories in Why Dogs Have Black Noses explain many mysteries about dogs. Captivating versions of some of the best myths and legends from around the world. TreeTops Myths and Legends are fascinating and action-packed stories that will motivate and inspire readers. These are some of the oldest and most enduring stories in the world, retold by leading contemporary children's authors to bring out all of the action, drama, humour and depth of the original stories in a way that makes them as exciting and meaningful today as ever. The stories are beautifully illustrated in a range of styles to bring each tale to life. 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 books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.

About the Author

Elizabeth Laird

Elizabeth Laird is the multi-award-winning author of several much-loved children's books, including The Garbage King, The Prince Who Walked with Lions and The Fastest Boy in the World. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious CILIP Carnegie Medal six times. She lives in Britain now, but still likes to travel as much as she can. Read more about the author here.

Photo: © Anne Mortensen

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Elizabeth Laird
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Author's Website

www.elizabethlaird.co.uk/

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

9th January 2014

ISBN

9780198446392


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