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Young Reading Series 3 - Famous lives

  • The story of the boy pharaoh and the discovery of his tomb and treasures vividly retold for young readers.
  • Illustrations and hand-coloured photographs of real-life places, people and objects bring the story to life.
  • Part of Young Reading Level 3, created for children ready to tackle longer stories and more diverse subjects.
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.
  • With Internet links to recommended websites via the Usborne Quicklinks Website.

Hardback with ribbon marker
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Age: 7+

Key Stage: KS2 E/H (info)

Lexile Measure: 830L (info)

Book Band: 14 - Dark blue

CEFR Level: C1 (info)

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746060179
64 pages
198 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Gill Harvey

Reader Reviews

This book is easy to read and interesting. I read it all on Christmas day when I got it. My favourite part is when it tells you what happened when Howard Carter broke into the treasury room.

Louisa Colley, 27th February 2008

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