Young Reading Series 2
The Amazing Adventures of Ulysses
Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 6+
Lexile Measure: 620L
Book Band: 11 - Lime
CEFR Level: B2
Hardback with ribbon marker:
196 x 130mm
Illustrator: Stephen Cartwright
Heather Amery was born and brought up in Bath, Somerset. Heather has written over a hundred books for children, including alphabet books, science and history books, craft books, classical fairy tales, a series for beginner readers called Farmyard Tales, Bible stories, and Greek Myths. She has also compiled word books, song books, and books of poetry.
It's the best retelling of the Odyssey that I've come across in a long time, and that's including adult versions. It's the clarity of the narrative that really stands out.
Harriet Albert, 5th April 2008