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Saint George and the Dragon (Usborne Young Reading Series 1) by Louie Stowell
This is a gently humorous retelling of the legend, with easy-to-read text and colourful illustrations. It includes background to the legend and the art it has inspired, with a reproduction of the famous Paolo Uccello painting, and internet links to more paintings of George and the Dragon. Part of Usborn ...Show more
Two popular titles in "Usborne Young Reading Series Two" are re-issued in luxurious hardback editions with ribbon markers. These are desirable and collectable editions to foster pride in book ownership as well as reading enjoyment. "Young Reading Series Two" is aimed at children whose reading ability is ...Show more
Stories of Knights (Usborne Young Reading Series 1) by Jane Bingham
Series One of Usborne Young Reading combines good stories with easy reading text, for readers who have just started reading alone.
This series of books combine good stories with easy reading text for children aged five to six years and over who have just started reading alone. The series has been developed with Alison Kelly who is an expert in early reading.
Dracula (Usborne Young Reading Series 4) by Mary Sebag-Montefiore
Jonathan Harker narrowly escapes with his life from the Transylvanian castle of evil vampire Count Dracula. But his nightmare is far from over. Back in England, Jonathan and his friends soon find themselves battling against the vilest vampire in the world. A lively retelling of the classic horror novel ...Show more
Stories of Unicorns (Usborne Young Reading Series 1) by Rosie Dickens
If you'd love to meet a unicorn, dive into these magical tales. Discover the unicorn who makes friends with a kitchen maid, the unicorn who outwits a greedy hunter - and the unicorn who simply loves strawberries... Series One of Usborne Young Reading combines good stories with easy reading text, for rea ...Show more
The Swan Princess (Usborne Young Reading Series 2) by Rosie Dickins
Princess Eliza and her brothers are perfectly happy - until their father marries a woman who is secretly a witch. Determined to get rid of the children, the witch turns the brothers into swans. But Eliza is harder to deal with. Follow her as she sets out to undo the spell.
The Princess and the Pea (Usborne Young Reading Series 1) by Jane Bingham
These classic tales in hardback editions are sure to be treasured Fun stories for kids just starting to read on their own Contain short simple stories with everyday vocabulary and lots of pictures.
The Fabulous Story of Fashion (Usborne Young Reading Series 2) by Katie Daynes
This entertaining title tells the fascinating story of fashion - from cavemen's coats to the catwalk couture of the modern age. Beautifully and vividly illustrated, this book is full of fabulous fashion detail, bringing the costumes alive through every fold, sequin and pearl.
The Wizard of Oz (Usborne Young Reading Series 2) by Rosie Dickins
Each of these four exciting new titles in the "Young Reading" series is a classic story or fable, retold with simple text to delight and inspire any child who is just beginning to read. This key series was developed in conjunction with reading expert, Allison Kelly from Roehampton University. Every titl ...Show more
The Story of Rubbish (Usborne Young Reading Series 2) by Katie Daynes
This is a new edition of the classic title in this series, which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. It smells horrible and look disgusting, but rubbish hasn't always been a problem. Some of it can even be useful. You can squel ...Show more
The Story of Ships (Usborne Young Reading Series 2) by Jane Bingham
A new edition of this "Young Reading Series Two", which is aimed at children whose reading ability is beginning to grow, and helps build confidence and ability.It tells the story of ships and sailing, from the humble rafts of cavemen to the majestic tea clippers of the Golden Age and today's giant tanke ...Show more