Hopping Mad! by Michael Catchpool


Hopping Mad! by Michael Catchpool

Fred has five frogs. Finn has five frogs. And when ten frogs get together, it's party time! Hopping Mad! is from Level 2 of Ready Steady Read! a fantastic graded reading scheme with four reading levels from Little Tiger Press. Ready Steady Read! makes learning to read fun. Each book contains games and activities to reinforce learning and test comprehension in a way developing readers will enjoy as well as handy parent notes from Prue Goodwin, Lecturer in Literacy and Children's Books. Level 2 is suitable for developing readers. The stories will help build their confidence, opening up the world of reading and imagination to them. About Level 2: * longer sentences * simple vocabulary, introducing new words * longer stories of up to 200 words * bold design, to capture readers' interest

About the Author

Michael Catchpool has worked in a number of primary schools and now works as an advisor for primary English and drama. He has written several books for Little Tiger Press. Where There's A Bear, There's Trouble! was shortlisted for the Stockport Schools' Book Award 2003. Michael lives in Royston, Hertfordshire. David Roberts worked as a fashion illustrator in Hong Kong before becoming one of the UK's foremost children's illustrators. He has worked with writers including Philip Ardagh, Georgia Byng and former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson. David won a Gold Award in the Nestle Children's Book Prize for Mouse Noses On Toast in 2006, and was shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for The Dunderheads in 2010 and Tinder in 2015.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

1st July 2013



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