There was a Crooked Man by Russell Punter

There was a Crooked Man

Written by Russell Punter
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Part of the 2.2 First Reading Level Two (Mauve) Series


There was a Crooked Man by Russell Punter

There was a crooked man, and he walked a crooked mile. He found a crooked sixpence, upon a crooked stile. He bought a crooked cat, which caught a crooked mouse...Read on to see what happened in their little crooked house. The traditional nonsense rhyme, accompanied by humorous illustrations sure to keep young children amused.

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


24 pages


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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

9th July 2013



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