The Minotaur by Russell Punter
  

The Minotaur

Written by Russell Punter
Illustrated by
Part of the 3.1 Young Reading Series One (Red) Series

RRP £4.99

Synopsis

The Minotaur by Russell Punter

Theseus is determined to slay the monster that lives at the heart of the Labyrinth. But even if he succeeds, will he make it back home to Athens in one piece? Part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme, based on the Greek myth, aimed at children just beginning to read to help build confidence and ability. This title is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.

About the Author

Russell Punter

Russell’s earliest ambition was to become an artist, well third earliest actually, after dating Marie Osmond and becoming the first 9 year old to play the part of Doctor Who.

He joined Usborne Publishing as a designer in 1987 but since discovering his literary side in 2003, he has written over twenty books for the company.

He loves writing for children and his biggest fan is his niece, although he’s not letting the fact that she’s not yet old enough to read bother him.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages

Author

Russell Punter
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2009

ISBN

9780746096963


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