Illustrated by Ken Morton
My First Reading Book. This is an illustrated first reading book in a large, fun format - ideal for use in show-and-tell.
Janet Brown's fresh and lively storyline is designed to appeal to youngsters, with appropriate vocabulary for those who are learning to read by themselves.
Interactive pages and an odd-one-out puzzle at the back of the book encourage literacy and observation.
It is an enchanting retelling of a timeless fairy tale, with bright and imaginative paintings by Ken Morton.
Gepetto the woodcarver longs to have a son. One day, he makes himself a wooden puppet in the shape of a boy, which he calls Pinocchio.
That night, while Gepetto is sleeping, a fairy brings Pinocchio to life.
He is still made from wood, but the fairy promises that he can become a boy if he remains honest, brave and unselfish.
Will Pinocchio succeed...? This classic story is retold for a new generation. It is illustrated with engaging images throughout, and uses simple vocabulary and familiar language that children can easily follow and enjoy.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 24 pages, illustrations throughout
- Publisher: Anness Publishing
- Publication Date: 24/12/2014
- Category: Traditional
- ISBN: 9781861474759