Jack and Harry spot an enormous, unexploded bomb in Air Raid!. They think they are as close to it as they can get by peering over the edge of a warehouse roof...but then there is an air raid, a hidden tunnel and the sounds of a dog in distress.
TreeTops Fiction contains a wide range of quality stories enabling children to explore and develop their own reading tastes and interests. It contains stories from a variety of genres including humour, sci-fi, adventure, mystery and historical fiction. These exciting stories are ideal for introducing children to a wide selection of authors and illustrators. There is huge variety to ensure every reader finds books they will enjoy and can read.
Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk.
The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.
This is Book 72 in the Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction Series. See all Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction books here.
Theodore Taylor was born in 1921 in North Carolina, USA. The idea for THE CAY, his first novel for children, came when he was researching an adult bookabout German submarine attacks in the Second World War. THE CAY was first published in 1969 and has won many literary awards.
Theodore Taylor died in 2006.