Sinbad and the Roc Purple Band by Ian Whybrow

Sinbad and the Roc Purple Band

Written by Ian Whybrow
Illustrated by Mr. Nick Schon
Part of the Cambridge Reading Adventures Series


Sinbad and the Roc Purple Band by Ian Whybrow

Endorsed for reading by Cambridge Assessment International Examinations, Cambridge Reading Adventures is our international primary reading scheme. Sinbad sets off an another adventure, can he escape the Roc? Purple Band books include storylines that often reflect character and author viewpoint, providing opportunities to discuss character motivation and response. Story language is developed further with phrases found in traditional tales and storytelling like 'Long, long ago' and 'Once upon a time'. Contains full teaching support including learning outcomes, curriculum links and follow-up activities.

About the Author

Ian Whybrow

Ian Whybrow recently gave up his job as a teacher to become a full time writer. The most important thing to him in his writing is that it reads aloud brilliantly and that there is something in it for everyone - young and adult readers as well. He is the author of the Harry series of books and the Books for Boys Series, all published by Hodder.

Ian Whybrow is a hugely popular children's writer with over a hundred books to his name, including the bestselling Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs series. His picture books for Macmillan include The Christmas Bear and the Say Hello series.

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24 pages


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Cambridge University Press

Publication date

21st January 2016



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