Ant and Bee Ant and Bee

Angela Banner first wrote Ant and Bee as a way to teach her son how to read. The first book in the series was published in 1950. Since then, Angela has written 22 Ant and Bee books. The Ant and Bee books teach children to read via word recognition and encourage story sharing with siblings and parents.

Ant and Bee Count 123
Angela Banner
The classic stories of friends Ant and Bee are a perfect introduction to learning to read and, in this title, to count too. When poor Ant is hurt in an unfortunate accident, Bee wraps him in bandages and makes him... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 29/01/2015
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Happy Birthday with Ant and Bee
Angela Banner
Ant and Bee go to a birthday party and love it so much that they decide that they must give a birthday party for Kind Dog. Planning a birthday party involves doing something everyday for all seven days of the... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 07/11/2013
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Ant and Bee and the Rainbow
Angela Banner
Structured in the same way as all the other titles with black words for the adults to read and coloured words for the children to read, this is another example of the wonderful Ant and Bee approach to learning. This... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 07/11/2013
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Around the World with Ant and Bee
Angela Banner
Bee loses his Umbrella one stormy day when it is blown out of his hands. So Ant and Bee set out on a globe trotting tour to try to find it. They visit many countries and, in do so, bring... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 07/11/2013
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Ant and Bee
Angela Banner
I remember the original Ant and Bee books. Mine had a cloth cover, smelt musty and the pages were falling out! Here, the books have been beautifully revamped and revitalised with colourful new pictures by Angela Banner whilst maintaining the... Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/02/2013
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More Ant and Bee
Angela Banner
The much-loved Ant and Bee are back! More Ant and Bee is another alphabetical story in which the dynamic duo fly off to Asia, introducing children to longer words along the way. Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/02/2013
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More and More Ant and Bee
Angela Banner
This classic from the 1950's has been lovingly re-illustrated by the author Angela Banner to provide a fun, contempory story which takes those much-loved characters, Ant and Bee on an alphabetical adventure. Surprises and humour appear on each page, along... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/02/2013
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ant and bee

These delightful and much-loved characters are instantly recognisable to many parents and grandparents today.

"All my Ant and Bee books are for shared reading. If a parent or older child reads the black words then young children can join in the storytelling by calling out the words printed in red and all the other colours as they appear in the pictures and text."

First published in 1950, Ant and Bee title have been in print for over 40 years.


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