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Phonics Readers

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    Book 1
    Book 1

    Ted In A Red Bed Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    Crow in the Snow

    A lively story with humorous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselves, or for reading ... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Goose On The Loose Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Big Pig On A Dig Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Llamas in Pyjamas

    This title tells a lively story with humourous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselve... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    Raccoon on the Moon

    A lively story with humorous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselves, or for reading ... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    Fox On A Box Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Hen's Pens Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Fat Cat On A Mat Phonics Reader

    Newly reissued to coincide with and support the Government's new focus on learning through synthetic phonics in primary ... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Bee Makes Tea

    A lively story with humorous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselves, or for reading ... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Goat in a Boat

    A lively story with humorous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselves, or for reading ... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    Phonics Cow Takes a Bow and Other Tales

    A collection of six stories, each told with rhythmic text and phonic repetition specially designed to develop essential ... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Kangaroo at the Zoo

    A funny picture book featuring a madcap story about a new kangaroo arriving at the zoo, which uses phonic repetition t... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Underpants for Ants

    A humorously illustrated picture book for beginner readers - great fun to read aloud together. The ants are feeling a bi... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    Snail Brings the Mail

    A humourous tale, specially written to develop phonemic awareness. Ideal for reading aloud and for children who are begi... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    Croc Gets a Shock

    Croc is late for everything, even her own birthday party. She misses the bus, she can't buy new shoes because the store ... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Shark In The Park Phonics Reader

    This is a story with a phonics-based text, designed to help children learn to read. Some pages have fold-out flaps which... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Phonics Stories: Fat Cat on a Mat and Other Tales with CD

    This is a collection of twelve lively stories ideal for the very young with regular, repeated word sounds that are hugel... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Bug in a Rug

    A funny picture book featuring a madcap story about a bug who just wants to get snug in his rug, which uses phonic repet... More

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    Book 20
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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Frog On A Log Phonics Reader

    This is a story with a phonics-based text, designed to help children learn to read. Some pages have fold-out flaps which... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Mouse Moves House

    This amusing series of early reading books uses phonics repetition to help children learn to read. A phonic breakdown of... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    Toad Makes A Road Phonics Reader

    Combining a phonics-based text with a funny story, the books in this series are aimed at beginner readers. The pictures ... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    Sam Sheep Can't Sleep Phonics Reader

    This is a story with a phonics-based text, designed to help children learn to read. Some pages have fold-out flaps which... More

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    Book 25
    Book 25

    Ted's Shed Phonics Reader

    This is a story about Ted. He decides he is not content with just a red bed, he wants a red shed too. Some pages have fo... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    Mole in a Hole

    A funny picture book featuring a madcap story a builder-mole, which uses phonic repetition to help children learn to r... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Llamas in Pyjamas and Other Tales With CD

    A collection of six funny stories, each told with rhythmic text and phonic repetition specially designed to develop es... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    Giraffe in the Bath

    The latest title in the successful Phonics Readers series. Giraffe is all set for a soak in the tub after a hard day's w... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Chimp with a Limp

    Cheeky Chimp has a limp... or does he? Follow his extremely tall tale as he explains why he cannot possibly help Cheetah... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    Cow Takes a Bow and Other Tales with CD

    A collection of six funny stories, each told with rhythmic text and phonic repetition specially designed to develop esse... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    Ape's Great Escape

    Ape's in chains for stealing grapes. He has a cunning scheme to escape, but will the prison guards catch him? Find out i... More

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    Book 32
    Book 32

    Seal at the Wheel

    Seal loves her new speed boat, but she keeps going too fast! Can she learn to be more careful? This entertaining story f... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    Spider in a Glider

    Spider wishes she could fly, so she builds her very own glider. But when danger strikes, can Spider save the day? This e... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Giraffe in the Bath and Other Tales with CD

    This humorous short story collection contains Giraffe in the bath, Chimp with a limp, Spider in a glider, Hyena ballerin... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    Flamingo plays Bingo

    Flamingo can't wait to play jungle bingo! But who will be crowned winner? This entertaining story for beginner readers h... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    Lizard in a Blizzard

    Lizard has decided to make a snow machine. The trouble is, once it starts to snow, he can't make it stop... This entert... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    Poodle Draws Doodles

    Poodle loves to doodle everywhere - walls, doors, floors, no surface is safe! The naughty poodle is soon in trouble. But... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    Weasels with Measles

    The little weasels have woken up covered in spots! Have they really caught the measles? Find out in this entertaining st... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    Unicorns in Uniforms

    It's opening day at the Snazzy Hotel, but the clumsy unicorn staff are causing one disaster after another! Can anything ... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    Hyena

    Offering fascinating insight into life in the grassland, this book follows a hyena through its day as it sleeps, eats, a... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Axolotl Finds a Bottle

    Axolotl longs for adventure. One day, she finds an old bottle with something amazing inside. What could it be? This ente... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    Armadillo on a Pillow

    Armadillo receives a late night visit from a fairy. But he soon gets carried away with the wishes she grants... This ent... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Unicorns in Uniforms and Other Tales + CD

    This delightfully illustrated collection of six lively stories is ideal for sharing with young children who are learning... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    Fat Cat on a Mat

    Fat cat is snuggled up on his mat and just won't budge. Find out why in this charming little tale which introduces simpl... More

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    Book 45
    Book 45

    Iguana's Bananas

    Iguana is visiting her poorly friend, Sloth, taking a bunch of bananas as a present. But her attempts to cheer him up go... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    Shark in the Park

    Oh no, there's a shark in the park! Or is there? This is a revised edition of the old favourite, with endearing Stephen ... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    Ted's Shed

    Ted is busy in his shed, but can you guess what he's making? This is a revised edition of the old favourite, with endear... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    Frog on a Log

    Frog likes to jog around his bog, until one day there's too much fog. Instead, he sits down on his log, but someone's lo... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    Skunks in Trunks

    A gang of excitable skunks is off to the water park for a fun afternoon. Their aquatic antics soon land them in trouble ... More

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    Book 50
    Book 50

    Goose on the Loose

    Gooseberry is practising his flying. 'Look at me!' he calls. But his friends are too busy to watch for long: they're all... More

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