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Three original stories for children who have just started reading on their own. Includes stories about the dangerous dungeons of Chillmore Castle, the "spook-spotters" of Grimly Grange and the missing treasure of Highwayman’s Halt. Humorously illustrated by Mike Phillips. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

Book information

Age
5+
Key Stage
KS1 E
Lexile Measure
630L
Book Band
Purple
CEFR Level
B2
Accelerated Reader level
3.6 LY
Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9780746080849
Extent: 48 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Illustrator
Mike Phillips

Author information

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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  • 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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