The Worst Wizard by John McLay
  

The Worst Wizard

Written by John McLay
Illustrated by Martin Brown
Part of the Early Reader Series

RRP £4.99

Synopsis

The Worst Wizard by John McLay

Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Harry's family are all knights. They are big, but Harry is quite small. Then an idea hits him. Perhaps a bit of magic can make him taller...A hilarious new Early Reader story about a horse called Oats, a wizard and a boy who longs to be a knight from John McLay and Horrible Histories illustrator, Martin Brown.

Reviews

A second title in Orion's very successful Early Reader series, featuring nearly-knight Harry and his horse Oats -- The Bookseller The Bookseller

About the Author

John McLay is extremely well connected in the children's publishing world. He was Director of Bath Literary Festival for six years, and also works as an international scout, literary agent and reviewer. Martin Brown is the illustrator of Horrible Histories (http://horrible-histories.co.uk), which, in addition to the hugely successful book series, has also been made into an award-winning BBC TV programme, exhibitions, games and stage shows. Martin has also illustrated for Philip Pullman and is currently working on his own non-fiction animal book for children. He lives with his family in Dorset.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

John McLay
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Publisher

Orion Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

12th February 2015

ISBN

9781444012903


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