about a fox who has a somewhat hazardous life!
From Usborne Publishing, this super book is part of a series, currently of 12 titles.
This delightful educational series is further enhanced by the little yellow duck 'hiding' on each page - young children love to find him on every turn!
Also, the books have a 'familiar feel', often with the presence of characters from the other titles in the series, further aiding recognition skills and confidence building.
16 high quality shiny pages, in the popular 2-page spread format with superb, endearing illustrations throughout, and 4 sturdy behind the flap opportunities. Numbered pages.
Simple text with plenty of repetition of words, e.g.:-
'Hungry Fox spots a box.
Hungry Fox hops onto the box.
He tries to reach....
(and hidden behind the fold out page is the answer!)
Hungry Fox pushes the box.
'Now I'm as tall as the wall!' calls Fox.
Hungry Fox pushes the box.......'
The inside cover page describes 'About Phonics' in relation to this specific title and the inside back cover has the list of words used in the text, broken down into their phonemes.
From the back cover:-
'Created in consultation with a language expert, this book is part of an engaging phonics-based series, especially written to help your child learn to read.
Not only is the story great fun, it also takes into account recent research on the most effective ways of teaching reading.
Stephen Cartwright's delightful illustrations complement the text and are designed to stimulate further interest. Fold out pages add to the enjoyment.'