Pirate! From Navigation to Amputation by Anna Claybourne


Pirate! From Navigation to Amputation by Anna Claybourne

From Surfing to the Secret Life of Rats, Extreme Science will excite and inspire 8-11 year olds. High-interest topics grab the reader and introduce some key science concepts in an accessible and innovative way. The action-packed pages are designed to motivate struggling and reluctant readers, and a reading age of 7 makes the content super-accessible. Extreme titles are ideal for supporting creative classroom teaching and for spicing up topic libraries.


'Excellently illustrated throughout and with easy-to-read information-bites, this book tells all one needs to know about the life of a latter-day pirate. A book to fire the imagination for age 8+'

About the Author

Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for young readers, including the Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, the Survival Skills Handbook and many more. She is also the winner of the Times Educational Supplement Senior Information Book Award for her title The World of Shakespeare which summarised the plays in attractive and digestible synopses. She is also the author of a picture called Where's Will.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st September 2010



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