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True stories of survival

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From shark attacks to exploding spacecraft and mutiny at sea, this book tells the true stories of people who have stared death in the face and against the odds, lived to tell the tale. Part of the Usborne Young Reading series, this thrilling book is ideal for newly independent readers who prefer fact to fiction.

Book information

Age
8+
Key Stage
KS2 E
Lexile Measure
1000L
Book Band
Brown
BIC CBMC
C5N79
Hardback
ISBN: 9781474930109
Extent: 128 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Author/Editor
Paul Dowswell

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“The Book”
In my opinion, I though the book was pretty good. It kept making you want to read it. Each story was different and very interesting.

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  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.
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