EDGE: Slipstream Short Fiction Level 1: Stunt Riders by David Orme, Helen Orme
  

EDGE: Slipstream Short Fiction Level 1: Stunt Riders

Written by David Orme, Helen Orme
Illustrated by
Part of the EDGE: Slipstream Short Fiction Level 1 Series

Synopsis

EDGE: Slipstream Short Fiction Level 1: Stunt Riders by David Orme, Helen Orme

Slipstream is a new generation of reading resources specifically designed for struggling and reluctant readers. Through exciting and carefully levelled texts, Slipstream enables readers to accelerate their reading experience.This illustrated story is part of Slipstream LEVEL 1. The 300-word text is levelled for readers with a reading age of 5-7, but its engaging content makes it perfect for a wide range of older readers too.All texts are levelled by reading experts Dee Reid and Diana Bentley.Zak and Jed are stunt bike riders. Dan comes to see their show.He wants to be a stunt rider too. Zak and Jed do the exploding coffin trick. Everyone cheers! They are the best stunt riders in the world. But what is their secret?

About the Author

David Orme has written over 300 books, including children's fiction and non-fiction, graphic novels, poetry, and books for teachers. Many of his recent titles have been aimed at reluctant and struggling readers, with a low level text but with content suitable for older children. This had led to some surprising, if not unlikely titles, such as How to Be a Pop Star. Children only need one glance at David to suspect that he knows nothing at all about the subject - and they are right! His fiction has been translated into a number of languages. David's most recent book for teachers, Unlocking the Poet in Every Child, is his distillation of a lifetime working with children, first as a teacher then as a writing workshop leader in schools. His latest novel, The Bodysnatcher's Apprentice, is for adults and older teens.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

David Orme, Helen Orme
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

27th September 2012

ISBN

9781445113142


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