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King Solomon's Mines

Young Reading Series 3 Classic stories
King Solomon's Mines

  • A thrilling retelling of the classic adventure story by H. Rider Haggard, for children ready to tackle longer and more complex stories.
  • Allan Quatermain’s search for a missing aristocrat leads to a heart-stopping African adventure through scorched deserts, frozen mountains and a warring lost tribe. But the greatest dangers of all await at the chilling King Solomon’s mines...
  • Full of action and excitement, skilfully brought to life by colourful, modern illustrations.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

Information

Key Stage: KS2; Age 7+

Lexile Measure: 900L

Book Band: 15 - Magenta

CEFR Level: C1

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9781409535898
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: Matteo Pincelli

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

Extras

  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.