Captain Cutlass cannot see a thing without his glasses. But pirates don't wear glasses and if his crew finds out they'll make him walk the plank... Bloomsbury Young Readers provide engaging, illustrated stories by brilliant authors like Julia Donaldson, tailored to get children reading.
Jane Clarke has written numerous books for this age group, including titles in Egmont's Banana Books range and Random House's Flying Foxes series. She has also written written several picture book texts, including Gilbert the Great and Neon Leon. Jennie Poh was born in England and grew up in Malysia (in the jungle). After failing her art A-level Jennie decided the art world was definitely for her so she studied Fine Art at The Surrey Institute of Art & Design and Fashion Illustration at Central St. Martins. Illustrating is the reason Jennie gets washed and dressed in the morning.
Every child needs a Bloomsbury Young Reader. Fun, stretching, just
the right length, full of adventurous vocabulary and punctuation,
[with] tips to support the parent or carer at home or the teacher
who needs inspiration at the end of a busy day. * Julie-Ann
McCulloch, Specialist EAL Teacher, Stockport Local Authority *
I really liked the drawings in this book, so colourful and nice! * Zohra Maryam, aged 7 *