LoveReading4Kids

Becoming a member of the LoveReading4Kids community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unconditional book loving for your children with their favourites saved to their own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop plus lots lots more...

Find out more

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Greatest Stories: Oxford Level 8: Tall and Tiny

Written by Jeanne Willis

Illustrated by Nicolas Aznarez

Part of the Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Greatest Stories Series

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Greatest Stories: Oxford Level 8: Tall and Tiny Synopsis

When a duke's daughter is kidnapped, King Arthur sails across the sea to take on the terrifying giant who lives on Mont-Saint-Michel. When a farmer and his wife wish for a son, they don't expect him to be thumb-sized, but Tom Thumb makes up for his height with his enormous character. A charmingly illustrated retelling of two folk stories set in the time of King Arthur: one about a giant as big as a mountain, and the other about a boy as small as your thumb. TreeTops Greatest Stories offers children some of the worlds best-loved tales in a collection of timeless classics. Top children's authors and talented illustrators work together to bring to life our literary heritage for a new generation, engaging and delighting children. The books are carefully levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book. Each book contains inside cover notes to help children explore the content, supporting their reading development. Teaching notes on Oxford Owl offer cross-curricular links and activities to support guided reading, writing, speaking and listening.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780198305842
Publication date: 12th May 2016
Author: Jeanne Willis
Illustrator: Nicolas Aznarez
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 24 pages

About Jeanne Willis

Winner of the Red House Children's Book Award, 2007; the Red House Children's Book Award, 2007; and Silver Smarties Prize (0-5 years) 2003. Shortlisted for the Whitbread Award, 2004. Michael Morpurgo is one of the UK's most well-known and best-loved authors. A prolific writer, he has won numerous awards and was the Children's Laureate from 2003 to 2005. His world-famous War Horse met with international acclaim and has been made into a stage play and a film. Kimberley Reynolds is Professor of Childrens Literature at Newcastle University. She has advised on and contributed to many children's literature broadcasts, programmes, films and other projects, including for the ...

More About Jeanne Willis

More Books By Jeanne Willis

Cover for Goldilocks (A Hashtag Cautionary Tale) by Jeanne Willis
Cover for Stardust by Jeanne Willis
Cover for Blue Monster Wants It All! by Jeanne Willis
View All Books By Jeanne Willis

Share this book

LoveReading
LoveWriting
LoveReading4Schools
NEW INDIE AND SELF PUBLISHED BOOK REVIEW AND PROMOTION SERVICE LAUNCHED!    Read More
×