The Northern Lights by


The Northern Lights by

What are the Northern lights? Why do the appear? Where can you see them? The answers are all in this book. The Northern Lights is a book-banded reading book for developing readers, carefully levelled at Purple Book Band. Illustrated throughout with beautiful photographs, this 432-word non-fiction book features a more demanding text with an extended vocabulary. It is suitable for ages 7 - 8. The Northern Lights 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

Alice Hemmings studied illustration part-time while working at Middlesex University, which gave her the idea of writing for illustrators. She has now had a number of books published for younger readers. Alice regularly visits local schools, hoping to inspire future authors.

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16 pages


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Publication date

17th March 2015



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