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There Was a Crooked Man

English Learner's Editions 1: Elementary
There Was a Crooked Man

  • The classic rhyme retold for beginner readers ready to tackle slightly more complicated storylines and sentence structures.
  • The crooked man has a crooked house and a crooked cat. Now he wants a crooked fish for his supper. But where has it gone?
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Includes several pages of reading-related puzzles.
  • Also available as an ebook with narration in British English (on tablets that support audio).

Information

Key Stage: EYFS/KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 180L

Book Band: 7 - Turquoise

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with CD - English Learner's Edition:
Price: £6.99
ISBN: 9781409533276
32 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: David Semple

Russell Punter

Russell Punter was born in Bedfordshire, England. From an early age he enjoyed writing and illustrating his own stories. He later trained as a graphic designer at art college in West Sussex before entering publishing. Since then, he has written over fifty books for children, including original fiction in both picture book and young reader formats.

Russell Punter

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