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A Piece of String Is a Wonderful Thing

By Judy Hindley
Illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain

One of a new series of books, Read and Discover, designed to encourage children to learn about the world as they learn to read.

You can use it for fishing, hunting, tying, pulling, lifting and carrying – a piece of string is a wonderful thing! Supports KS1–2 Science and Literacy. Written in consultation with the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education.

  • Non-fiction for developing readers
  • Texts and illustrations which support children learning to read
  • Extra information section at the back of the book with index, author and illustrator biography

About the author

Judy Hindley is a children's author who has written over 50 books, many in verse, and about different sorts of subject matter, from spies to string. Her works include, Sleepy Places, Crazy ABC and Isn't It Time?

About the illustrator

Margaret Chamberlain first illustrated a book while still at the RCA. She has illustrated numerous books – one of the most successful was called The Man Whose Mother was a Pirate, which is still a bestseller after 20 years.

ISBN: 9781406318630
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 1, 2010
Dimensions: 145 x 210mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $13.99
New Zealand RRP: $15.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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