Hide and Speak French by Catherine Bruzzone, Susan Martineau


Hide and Speak French by Catherine Bruzzone, Susan Martineau

A picture dictionary with a difference! This book offers an effective and simple way to learn over 130 key words in French following the tried and tested method of 'look, cover and speak'. Using two wipe clean flaps at the back of the book to cover the words or pictures, children can practise speaking or writing the words over and over again. Organised into 15 popular themes, this book is a really practical way to learn first essential French words.


This is a lovey, brightly coloured book with an attractive shiny finish... this well thought out ook is ideal to support language learning done in schools... A cleverly designed interactive book - www.parentsintouch.co.uk.

About the Author

After teaching French and Italian at secondary schools, Catherine Bruzzone spent 10 years at Pan Books, developing language learning and children's activity books, including the Breakthrough series of home study language courses (now published by Macmillan) and the Learn Together series of home study workbooks for parents and children. In 1990, Catherine set up b small publishing specialising in language learning books and creative activity books for children aged 2 to 12. Susan Martineau is the author of all the titles in the Gruesome series, Creative Activity Series and Science Around You series. She acknowledges the invaluable assistance and encouragement of her children, Alice and Will!

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32 pages


Catherine Bruzzone, Susan Martineau
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Publication date

1st July 2003



Publisher Profile

b small publishing limited is an imprint of B Small

logo As a former secondary school language teacher, and after a decade working for various educational publishers, Cath Bruzzone started b small in 1990 from her kitchen table in Chiswick, producing own-brand books for the Early Learning Centre. The first series under the imprint b small was published in 1993 with the Bilingual First Books, colourful first word books in English and French or Spanish. Highly original and increasingly sought after by parents in instilling children with a love of languages, b small goes from strength to strength.

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