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These well-loved traditional stories have been carefully retold using phonics and familiar language so that children can read them for themselves.
This Level 2 collection contains these 4 enjoyable stories: Rabbit on the Run which is based on Aesop's fable The Tortoise and the Hare; I Will Get You which is based on the Norwegian folk tale of The Three Billy Goats Gruff; Dick and His Cat which is based on Dick Whittington; and The King and His Wish which is based on the Caribbean tale The King Who Wanted to Touch the Moon about a king who makes demands that get him into trouble.
The Traditional Tales series offers:
*A clear phonics progression providing lots of practice to build reading confidence and success.
*A range of tales from around the world - a perfect introduction to different cultures and traditions.
*A rich selection of stories and illustrations to capture your child's imagination and inspire a love of reading.
*Support for parents including tips, talking points and a fun activity after every story. Also visit www.oxfordowl.co.uk for practical advice, helpful information about phonics, lots of fun activities, free storyteller videos and free eBooks.
This is Book 57 in the Oxford Reading Tree Series. See all Oxford Reading Tree books here.
Series Consultant Gill Matthews is a literacy consultant and writer, and series editor for several major literacy programmes. She was involved in the development of the non-fiction element of the Primary Framework for teachers, and is a leading advocate for the need for quality non-fiction in literacy teaching.More about Alison Hawes
Nikki Gamble is the founder and Director of Write Away and Just Imagine Story Centre. Nikki has worked in education and reading promotion for over 25 years, Formerly a teacher (secondary and primary) and teacher educator, she is lecturer, writer and education consultant. Nikki is also on the current Executive Committee of United Kingdom Literacy AssociationMore about Alex Lane
Kate Slater enjoyed a blissful childhood growing up on a beautiful farm in Staffordshire, which has provided the inspiration for many of her stories. She graduated from Kingston University in 2008 with a degree in Illustration and Animation. Magpie's Treasure is her first book.More about Kate Slater
Laura Hughes is an award-winning illustrator based in London, UK. She loves picture books and has illustrated many titles for children including There's a Pig Up My Nose, written by John Dougherty; Daddy's Sandwich by Pip Jones and We're Going on an Elf Chase by Martha Mumford.
There's a Pig Up My Nose was the winner of Oscar's Book Prize 2018, an annual
Pippa used to work as a teacher and bookseller before turning her hand to writing books for both adults and children. As well as writing, Pippa tours the country visiting schools, libraries and attending literary festivals. She evens fits in a bit of adult tutoring from time to time.More about Sue Mason