The Flower King: A Bloomsbury Young Reader

Gold Book Band

Andrew Fusek Peters author Nathan Reed illustrator


Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Published:11th Jun '20

Should be back in stock very soon

The Flower King: A Bloomsbury Young Reader cover

The king must find someone to rule next. So an old, wise lady comes up with an idea: whoever grows the best flowers will be king. Will the plan really work? Bloomsbury Young Readers provide engaging, illustrated stories by brilliant authors like Julia Donaldson, tailored to get children reading.

Book Band: Gold (Ideal for ages 6+)An entertaining retelling of a traditional tale, ideal for children practising their reading at home or in school. The king has a problem. A big problem. He doesn't have any children to rule the kingdom next. But an old, wise lady has a plan: whoever grows the best flowers within three weeks shall be king! There'll be sweet peas and poppies, marigolds and morning glories, but will there be a new ruler of all the land? This engaging tale from critically acclaimed author Andrew Fusek Peters is perfect for children who are learning to read by themselves and for Key Stage 1. It features colourful illustrations from Nathan Reed and quirky characters young readers will find hard to resist. --_Bloomsbury Young Readers are the perfect way to get children reading, with book-banded stories by brilliant authors like Julia Donaldson. The series is ideal for both home and school, with gorgeous colour illustrations, tips for parents, and fun activity ideas. Online guided reading and teaching notes, written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), are available at 'Every child needs a Bloomsbury Young Reader. Fun, stretching, just the right length, full of adventurous vocabulary and punctuation.' - Julie-Ann McCulloch, Teacher

ISBN: 9781472970756

Dimensions: unknown

Weight: 86g

32 pages