A magical retelling of a Charles Dickens' fairytale, specially written for children who have just started reading alone. A king and queen have fallen on hard times - but then their eldest daughter is given a magic wishbone. Can this improve their fortunes? Developed in conjunction with a reading expert from Roehampton University. Beautifully produced with charming illustrations and a ribbon marker.
This is Book 21 in the First Reading Level 4 Series. See all First Reading Level 4 books here.
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Sarah Tsiang is the author of "A Flock of Shoes," also illustrated by Qin Leng, and of the poetry collection "Sweet Devilry," to be published in 2011. She lives in Kingston, Ontario.
Qin Leng is an award-winning animator and illustrator. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.More about Qin Leng