Abby the Acrocat by


Abby the Acrocat by

Abby's family are all burglars. But Abby thinks that robbing is wrong. She wants to be an acrocat. Can she make her dreams come true? Abby the Acrocat is a book-banded reading book for developing readers, carefully levelled at Turquoise Book Band. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this 715-word fiction story features a longer, more demanding text with an extended vocabulary. It is suitable for ages 6 - 7. Abby the Acrocat is part of Ransom Reading Stars, a structured programme for children learning to read. The series has fifteen levels: four phonics levels and eleven book band levels (Pink through to Lime).

About the Author

After studying English at Keble College in Oxford, Alan Durant worked as a publicist and copywriter before becoming an award-winning full-time author. Alan is National Reading Campaign Reading Champion and a frequent visitor to schools, libraries and festivals around the UK and abroad, where he gives talks and runs writing workshops.

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Publication date

17th March 2015



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