ISBN 9780716950035,A Narrow Escape And Other Stories

A Narrow Escape And Other Stories


Angus Maciver


Hodder Education



Hodder Education

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780716950035

ISBN-10 0716950030


Number of Pages 224 Pages
Language (English)


First Aid in English Reader A-F offers a diverse collection of fiction, non-fcition and poetry from many different cultures. Texts are drawn from a range of different genres with attractive illustrations to help engage the reader?s attention. Arranged thematically, the texts are interspersed with comprehension questions and exercises designed to contribute to the reader?s own writing skills. Suitable for use in the whole class or by individuals, pairs and groups. A diverse collection of fiction, non-fiction and poetry from around the world Texts specially selected to appeal to children and maintain their interest Illustrations used to aid comprehension Questions and exercises check understanding and help develop composition skills Table of Contents A Kind Old Mariner The Shepherd?s Dog Silver The Strange Adventures of a Penny Better than Teeth An Encounter with a Shark The Wicked Beggar In My Garden Time Marches On A Narrow Escape A Scottish Legend Joseph?s Journey to Egypt Birds? Nests Wool The Miser?s Donkey An English Legend Racing the Forest Fire Daybreak Length The Mystery of the Fishing Nets A Welsh Legend Two Men of Honour The Laughter of Raindrops Cotton Spots An Irish Legend How the Stars Came to be in the Sky The Blind Men and the Elephant