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A lively and intriguing biography of Queen Victoria, from her difficult and lonely childhood to her life as one of the most powerful women in the world. Fascinating photographs and a family tree are supplemented with internet links which allow the reader to find out even more about the life and times of Queen Victoria. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, this level is suitable for those ready to tackle longer and more complex text.

Book information

Age
7+
Key Stage
KS2 E/H
Lexile Measure
1030L
BIC CBMC
C4N79
CEFR Level
C1
Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9781409549871
Extent: 32 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm

Author information

Zanna Davidson

Zanna Davidson has written over fifty books for children, both non-fiction and fiction. Her stories for children include the Fairy Ponies, Fairy Unicorns and Billy and the Mini Monsters series for Usborne. She lives in the countryside in a cottage on the edge of some deep, dark woods with two small boys and her scruffy black dog, Fred.

Press reviews

“This is the perfect introduction to Queen Victoria - there is a good amount of information with plenty to interest children as they gain an insight into this great queen.”

Quicklinks

Visit Usborne Quicklinks for links to carefully selected websites where you can see Victoria's school report and read extracts from her diaries and find out more about the Great Exhibition and life in Victorian times.

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Resources for this book

  • 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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