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The tin soldier

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About this book

English Learner's Editions 3: Intermediate
The tin soldier

  • A charming retelling of the timeless classic by Hans Christian Andersen, retold with simple text for children just beginning to read.
  • Tom is delighted when he receives a box of tin soldiers for his birthday. But he has no idea they come to life while he’s asleep!
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.
  • Attractive hardback book with ribbon marker.

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Russell Punter

Russell Punter

Russell Punter was born in Bedfordshire, England. From an early age he enjoyed writing and illustrating his own stories. He later trained as a graphic designer at art college in West Sussex before entering publishing. Since then, he has written over fifty books for children, including original fiction in both picture book and young reader formats.


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Also by Russell Punter

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