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As the world’s tallest mountain, Everest has always held a special fascination for climbers. This collection of real life stories tells the extraordinary lengths people have gone to in order to reach the summit. 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/H
Book Band
Grey
BIC CBMC
C5N79
Hardback
ISBN: 9781474948142
Extent: 128 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Author/Editor
Paul Dowswell

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“Full of authentic details about horse and pony life.”

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