If you're squeamish, you might want to look away now! This book is all about fighting to stay alive. It describes how people have battled through history to overcome sickness and disease. Sometimes the cures they used were dead weird and sometimes they were just...dead sick.
Part of the Bug Club reading series used in over 3500 schools
Helps your child develop reading fluency and confidence
Suitable for children age 9-10 (Year 5)
Book band: Blue B
Phonics phase: N/A
This is Book 4 in the Bug Club Series. See all Bug Club books here.
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