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Read with Oxford: Stage 2: The Bucket Rocket and Other Stories, Paperback / softback Book

Read with Oxford: Stage 2: The Bucket Rocket and Other Stories Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Sarah Horne, Tomislav Zlatic, Aleksei Bitskoff

Part of the Read with Oxford series

Paperback / softback


Six captivating and engaging stories with clear phonics progression, ideal for children who are developing early reading skills.

Read about Buzz's dream of going into space in his big, red bucket, join Fang as he faces his fear of the dentist, and find out what happens when some meerkats discover an umbrellaa| With a variety of stunning artwork styles and six funny, heart-warming and exciting stories, this collection has something for everyone! The stories have been specially written to support and develop your child's early reading skills as they practise using letters and sounds to read simple words and short sentences.

Activities after every story make reading fun and reinforce comprehension.

Each collection also features tips for parents to help you support your child's developing reading skills. Featuring much-loved characters, great authors, engaging storylines and fun activities, Read with Oxford offers an exciting range of carefully levelled reading books to build your child's reading confidence. Read with Oxford Stage 2 equates to Oxford Levels 2 and 3 used in schools.

For more information about the Read with Oxford Stages, as well as practical advice, free eBooks and fun activities to help your child progress, go to

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