Rigby Star Independent Orange Reader 1 Why Islands Don't Swim by Martin Waddell
  

Rigby Star Independent Orange Reader 1 Why Islands Don't Swim

Written by Martin Waddell
Illustrated by
Part of the STAR INDEPENDENT Series

Synopsis

Rigby Star Independent Orange Reader 1 Why Islands Don't Swim by Martin Waddell

Rigby Rocket offers a wide range of engaging stories and non-fiction texts. Written by much-loved children's authors, the books have been expertly levelled to ensure your children are able to read them independently.

About the Author

Martin Waddell

As a child

I've been blown up, buried alive and had cancer as an adult, and survived all these experiences, so I'm a very lucky man. I live where I lived as a child, and nearly all my stories come from things that have happened to me here, at the foot of the Mountain of Mourne.

As an artist
I work in an old stone barn beside my home, and dream my stories in the garden and on long walks on the beach in front of my house. I never write anywhere else. This is where I belong.

Things you didn't know about Martin Waddell

I can wiggle my ears. I am a very noisy tennis player. I had a cat that could open doors. My dog hears my stories before I write them. I scored a hat trick on my debut in adult football, but wound up as a goalkeeper. I used to run a junk stall. I like bringing up egg-shaped stones from the beach to my garden. I like apple tarts. I hate onions. I’m a happy man

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
16 pages

Author

Martin Waddell
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Publisher

Rigby an imprint of Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

9th May 2003

ISBN

9780433030348


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