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Pam Dowson

  • 5 stars across 38 books
    Nikki Gamble is the Founder and Director of Just Imagine and Associate Consultant at UCL's Institute of Education. She has worked extensively in schools across the UK and internationally, most recently managing a project for the London Schools Excellence Fund with a focus on developing excellence in teaching reading at KS2 and KS3. Nikki is author of Exploring Children's Literature and co-author of Guiding Readers. She serves on the National
    Council of UKLA.
    4th April 2011

    The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

    The first book in the bestselling Tom Gates series of books from the brilliantly talented Liz Pichon. Tom G... More

    (28 reviews)
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    4th June 2007

    Bill's New Frock

    A classic children's story from one of our best-loved authors, former Children's Laureate Anne Fine. Bill Simpson wake... More

    (6 reviews)
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    31st July 2014

    War Horse

    This special edition of War Horse commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the beginning of the First World War, and featur... More

    (4 reviews)
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    3rd July 2014

    Stig of the Dump

    [i]Stig of the Dump [/i]is a modern classic that has sold over two million copies since its publication in 1963 and st... More

    (3 reviews)
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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 8: How Anansi Got His Stories

    How Anansi Got His Stories is a tale of a familiar character from many African and Caribbean tales. Anansi the trickster... More

    (2 reviews)
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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 6: Monkey's Magic Pipe

    In this traditional South American tale, Monkey triumphs over the Monster, who thinks he is the best at everything. Clev... More

    (2 reviews)
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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 6: Yoshi the Stonecutter

    In this Japanese story, Yoshi the stonecutter is always wishing for more. He meets a spirit who grants his wishes, until... More

    (1 review)
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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 7: Rumpelstiltskin

    Rumpelstiltskin is based on the traditional tale from German folklore about a goblin who helps a miller's daughter spin ... More

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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 7: Baba Yaga

    Baba Yaga is a witch who appears in many Russia and Middle Eastern folk tales. When the brave Natasha is tricked into vi... More

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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 9: The Children of Lir

    The Children of Lir is an Irish legend of a wicked queen who wants the King to love her more than his four children. She... More

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