In the Shadow of the Volcano by Caryn Jenner
  

In the Shadow of the Volcano

Written by Caryn Jenner
Illustrated by
Part of the DK Reads Reading Alone Series

Synopsis

In the Shadow of the Volcano by Caryn Jenner

New series from DK designed to help kids learn how to read and learn to love reading In the Shadow of the Volcano is a 'Reading Alone' reader, perfect for children who are proficient readers, developing the habit of reading widely for both pleasure and information. DK Reads proves that good reads build great readers. Volcanologist Rosa Carelli and her son Carlo are caught up in the dramatic events unfolding as Mount Vesuvius re-awakens. A bulge appears on the west side indicating that this sleeping giant is about to erupt with devastating consequences. Will the mayor heed Rosa's warning and the villagers escape in time? Plus, there's interactive elements such as a volcano evacuation plan, a timeline of Vesuvius eruptions, an eruption index, a volcano fact file and more. In the Shadow of the Volcano is part of the new DK Reads series, a three-level reading scheme that helps children become confident readers, featuring engaging and illustrated topics. DK Reads is created in consultation with literacy experts and adheres to levelled reading scheme guidelines so the grammar, vocabulary, and content are spot on for each stage.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Author

Caryn Jenner
More books by Caryn Jenner

Publisher

DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

2nd June 2014

ISBN

9781409351924


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