Why is the Sea Salty?, Hardback Book

Why is the Sea Salty? Hardback

Illustrated by Sara Rojo

Part of the Usborne First Reading series


This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, based on a Korean folktale, aimed at children who are beginning to read.

The King has a magic millstone, which can make anything he asks for.

He keeps the millstone well hidden, but a clever thief tricks a guard into telling him where to find it.

The book is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.

It offers a great value quality hardback with ribbon marker guaranteed to foster pride in book ownership.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 48 pages, full colour illustrations throughout
  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Traditional
  • ISBN: 9780746096895

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