Taken for a Ride by Helen Orme, Helen Bird
  

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Taken for a Ride by Helen Orme, Helen Bird

Donna has always dreamt of riding, but her family could never afford to buy her any lessons. So when Lu, who would rather spend time at the shopping centre, is given some for her birthday, the Sisters decide to pull the oldest trick in the book. But can they keep the double act going forever? 'Taken For a Ride' is part of the Siti's Sisters Series, in a set of six light-hearted fiction books designed to have particular appeal to girls. Siti and her friends are four girls who experience all sorts of life issues in this engrossing series. They are ideal for touching the hearts of young girls and always a great read. Each fast moving story is around 1200 - 1500 words in length, with tightly controlled vocabulary and contemporary black and white illustrations throughout to help readers engage and follow the narrative. Published by Ransom Publishing, the books are designed to appeal to reluctant readers aged 10 - 14 with a reading age of 7 - 8 years. There are a further 18 books in the total series.

About the Author

Helen Orme runs workshops for children on fiction and non-fiction writing, and courses for teachers in both primary and secondary schools. At the last count she had written around 40 books, many for reluctant readers. Before becoming a writer and consultant she taught as a Special Needs Co-ordinator in a large comprehensive school.

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Format

Paperback
36 pages
Interest Age: 10-14

Author

Helen Orme, Helen Bird
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Publisher

Publication date

21st March 2007

ISBN

9781841675961


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