The Magic Pear Tree by Rosie Dickins
  

Synopsis

The Magic Pear Tree by Rosie Dickins

Shen doesn't like to share anything - especially not his yummy pears. Can a hungry beggar teach him a little kindness? The Chinese folktale retold for beginner readers developing reading stamina through simple, repetitive text. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

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About the Author

Rosie Dickins grew up in England and Hong Kong. An avid reader, she always loved writing her own stories. After studying literature at Oxford University, art in Paris and plenty of travelling, she settled in London, where she now works for Usborne Publishing. She is the author of over forty fiction and non-fiction children's books, including award-winning art books.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages
Interest Age: 4+

Author

Rosie Dickins
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

29th May 2009

ISBN

9780746096888


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