The Story of Slavery by Sarah Courtauld
  

Synopsis

The Story of Slavery by Sarah Courtauld

A compelling account of the story of slavery from ancient times, through the sugar plantations of the Caribbean and America to the slave trade's official abolition 200 years ago. Recounts the stories of individual slaves, including their journeys and escape stories, and the slave trade in the 21st century. Usborne Reading Programme has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University. Young Reading Series 3 is designed to provide more complex stories for confident readers.

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'Irresistible for children learning to read' - Child Education Plus'

About the Author

Sarah Courtauld is a fresh and funny new voice in children’s fiction. She won the Funny Women Comedy Writing Award in 2012 and the BAFTA/ Rocliffe New Writing Forum 2012, judged by a panel including Jennifer Saunders and Chris Addison.

Buckle and Squash and the Monstrous Moat-Dragon is her first novel, and the start of a fantastic news series for younger readers.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: 6+

Author

Sarah Courtauld
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

31st October 2007

ISBN

9780746087527


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