The Silk Road White Band by Tony Bradman
  

The Silk Road White Band

Written by Tony Bradman
Illustrated by Emmanuel Cerisier
Part of the Cambridge Reading Adventures Series

Synopsis

The Silk Road White Band by Tony Bradman

Endorsed for reading by Cambridge Assessment International Examinations, Cambridge Reading Adventures is our international primary reading scheme. Cheng went looking for a new home on the Silk Road. Can he learn enough to survive and be happy? White Band books typically feature stories which explore 'why?' questions and include more complex sentences with a wider range of grammar. Contains full teaching support including learning outcomes, curriculum links and follow-up activities

About the Author

Tony Bradman

Tony Bradman was born in 1954 (not during the Jurassic era, as his children have been known to claim). He went to school in London, and then Cambridge University. After university he worked in the music press, then became Deputy Editor of Parents magazine, and began reviewing children’s books. He had his first book for children published in 1985 and became a full-time author in 1987.

Tony loves films and popular culture. He lives in Beckenham, Kent with his wife Sally and their three children Emma, Helen and Thomas and Rufus the cat.

TONY BRADMAN Q&A:

If you were a Viking warrior, what would your name be? And what about your battle cry?

Which of the places in the book would you most like to visit: Russia, Norway or Constantinople? Why?

If you were a Viking warrior, and could have any person from history/film/books in your gang – who would you choose? And Why? What would the gang be called?

I’d pick all the great Viking warriors – Harald Hardnut, Erik Bloodaxe, the Godwin brothers Tostig and Harold, maybe Thor the Norse God, Beowulf, Aragorn, Gimli, Legolas, Boromir and Faramir from Lord of the Rings and loads of others. What would we be called? Why The Cool Vikings, of course!

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
15 pages

Author

Tony Bradman
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Author's Website

www.tonybradman.com/

Publisher

Cambridge University Press

Publication date

21st January 2016

ISBN

9781107562325


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