Bug in a Rug by Russell Punter

Bug in a Rug

Written by Russell Punter
Illustrated by David Semple
Part of the Phonics Readers Series


Bug in a Rug by Russell Punter

A funny picture book featuring a madcap story about a bug who just wants to get snug in his rug, which uses phonic repetition to help children learn to read. The simple rhyming text helps to develop essential language and early reading skills, and there are guidance notes for parents at the back of the book.

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
Interest Age: From 3 years


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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st October 2015



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