Miserable, old Stan lives on his own, just counting his money. And when his fairy godmother grants him three wishes, all he can think of is wishing for more wishes and greedily hoarding them. But the wishes escape, and Stan's world is about to get a whole lot brighter. This story celebrates friendship, however it may find you. Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.
This is Book 38 in the Reading Champion Series. See all Reading Champion books here.
Although I've lived for most of my life in north London, I was born and grew up in South Wales. My mum read to me a great deal,and I think it was from her that I developed my love of language. I also enjoyed drawing and painting, and eventually won a scholarship to study at Dublin College of Art.
When I came back from Eire, I first worked as a teacher in a...
Ben Whitehouse is an illustrator born and raised in Birmingham, UK. He currently lives in Chepstow, Wales, with his lively border collie named Sparrow. Ben has recently worked at Aardman Animations as an assistant animator. He has also worked in the animation industry as a charac...More about Ben Whitehouse