Shona, Word Detective Paperback / softback
by John Agard
Illustrated by Michael Broad
Part of the 4u2read series
Paperback / softback
A warm and charming tale of diversity, language, and the shared cultures that make-upÂ modern life.
Featuring the same wonderful characters from 2014â€™s All Sorts to Make aÂ World and 2016â€™s Going Batty. Shona has always loved words. She even has her very own strange word thesaurus! When her and her classmates learn that some languages are dying out, Miss Bates tasks them with becoming top-class word detectives, proving to themselves and their families that there are many beautiful languages still thriving, even within their own classroom.
Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers aged 7+