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Barrie Wade

  • 4 stars across 24 books
    Author: Barrie Wade is an expert in children's literacy development and is acting as advisor for this series. He lives in Warwickshire. Photographer: Chris Fairclough has worked on many educational books with Franklin Watts. He lives in Hampshire.
    3rd February 2014

    Goldilocks and the Three Bears

    When Goldilocks sneaks into the three bears' cottage, no one seems to be home. But the bears soon return from their walk... More

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    1st June 2014

    Cinderella

    A beautifully illustrated picture book that brings new life to the classic tale. Meet Cinderella, a young girl with a wi... More

    (10 reviews)
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    3rd February 2014

    The Three Billy Goats Gruff

    When three billy goat brothers reach the bridge to the meadow, a slobbering troll blocks their path. The brothers are ... More

    (6 reviews)
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    1st February 2013

    Emperor's New Clothes

    A comical retelling of the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairytale. The emperor needs a new outfit and it has to be sp... More

    (5 reviews)
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    1st August 2004

    My Birthday Party

    A non-fiction recount with original photography. It's Maddie's birthday and she's having a party! ... More

    (1 review)
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    14th April 2016

    Feet!

    Feet! is a fun non-fiction book for young animal fans who are beginning to read on their own. Perfect for children age... More

    (1 review)
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    22nd March 2018

    We Like to Play: Independent Reading Pink 1B

    Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skil... More

    (1 review)
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    22nd October 2015

    Julius Caesar

    Julius Caesar is another one of Shakespeare's famous plays that portrays actual events from Roman history. Set in ancien... More

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    28th November 2013

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of the most popular comedies of the legendary playwright, William Shakespeare. The play... More

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    31st December 2011

    Romeo and Juliet

    To accompany the "Romeo & Juliet" graphic novels from Classical Comics and to help with their application in the classro... More

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