The Railway Children by Mary Sebag-Montefiore, Lesley Sims


The Railway Children by Mary Sebag-Montefiore, Lesley Sims

A brand new addition to Usborne Young Reading Series 2 , aimed at children whose reading ability is beginning to grow, building confidence and ability. The Railway Children is a re-telling of the beloved E. Nesbitt story following the story of three children growing up after their father is wrongly accused of spying. It is evocatively illustrated by Alan Marks. It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.


'Irresistible for children learning to read' - Child Education Plus; 'The Usborne Young Reading Program has a lovely selection of classic tales adapted for younger readers. Graded in seven levels, these have just enough stretch in them and yet are not too overwhelming' - The Irish Sunday Independent; 'Mary Sebag-Montefiore has done a beautiful job, and opens up this lovely story for younger readers or those who aren't very confident. The lively clear reading (on the CD)adds to the pleasure' - Publishing News'

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64 pages
Interest Age: 6 years +


Mary Sebag-Montefiore, Lesley Sims
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Publication date

30th March 2007



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