Collins Big Cat - The Lost Sketchbook: Band 08/Purple

Paperback

This charming, humorous and imaginative story tells of two friends who find a sketchbook and realise that it can bring drawings to life. At first this seems too good to be true, but they’re soon faced with a problem they didn’t expect!

Set in the Caribbean, this is a colourful and amusing story which will delight young readers and encourage imagination and discussion.

Purple/Band 8 books offer developing readers literary language, with some challenging vocabulary.

Ideas for reading in the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.

Collins Big Cat supports every primary child on their reading journey from phonics to fluency. Top authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that children love to read. Book banded for guided and independent reading, there are reading notes in the back, comprehensive teaching and assessment support and ebooks available.

Collins Big Cat is a whole-school reading programme that provides complete support for primary reading. Children will become fluent readers through hundreds of high-quality fiction and non-fiction banded books by award-winning authors and illustrators. In-depth teaching resources support you in developing and assessing key reading skills at all stages from early reading through to phonics, to guided, whole-class and independent reading for more confident readers.

RRP: £6.25

ISBN

978-0-00-841384-2

Publication Date

01-04-2021

Format

Paperback

Pages

24 pages

Dimensions

148x210mm

Author

Imam Baksh, Illustrated by Stacey Byer, Prepared for publication by Collins Big Cat

Imam Baksh writes stories of wonder, monsters and heroes for audiences of all ages. His tales feature well-plotted adventure and action with flawed but sympathetic characters. His novels, The Dark of the Sea and Children of the Spider, have both won the William Burt Award for Caribbean Young Adult Literature.

Product Description

This charming, humorous and imaginative story tells of two friends who find a sketchbook and realise that it can bring drawings to life. At first this seems too good to be true, but they’re soon faced with a problem they didn’t expect!

Set in the Caribbean, this is a colourful and amusing story which will delight young readers and encourage imagination and discussion.

Purple/Band 8 books offer developing readers literary language, with some challenging vocabulary.

Ideas for reading in the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.

Collins Big Cat supports every primary child on their reading journey from phonics to fluency. Top authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that children love to read. Book banded for guided and independent reading, there are reading notes in the back, comprehensive teaching and assessment support and ebooks available.

Collins Big Cat is a whole-school reading programme that provides complete support for primary reading. Children will become fluent readers through hundreds of high-quality fiction and non-fiction banded books by award-winning authors and illustrators. In-depth teaching resources support you in developing and assessing key reading skills at all stages from early reading through to phonics, to guided, whole-class and independent reading for more confident readers.

ISBN

978-0-00-841384-2

Publication Date

01-04-2021

Format

Paperback

Pages

24 pages

Dimensions

148x210mm

Product Description

This charming, humorous and imaginative story tells of two friends who find a sketchbook and realise that it can bring drawings to life. At first this seems too good to be true, but they’re soon faced with a problem they didn’t expect!

Set in the Caribbean, this is a colourful and amusing story which will delight young readers and encourage imagination and discussion.

Purple/Band 8 books offer developing readers literary language, with some challenging vocabulary.

Ideas for reading in the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.

Collins Big Cat supports every primary child on their reading journey from phonics to fluency. Top authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that children love to read. Book banded for guided and independent reading, there are reading notes in the back, comprehensive teaching and assessment support and ebooks available.

Collins Big Cat is a whole-school reading programme that provides complete support for primary reading. Children will become fluent readers through hundreds of high-quality fiction and non-fiction banded books by award-winning authors and illustrators. In-depth teaching resources support you in developing and assessing key reading skills at all stages from early reading through to phonics, to guided, whole-class and independent reading for more confident readers.

Author

Imam Baksh, Illustrated by Stacey Byer, Prepared for publication by Collins Big Cat

Imam Baksh writes stories of wonder, monsters and heroes for audiences of all ages. His tales feature well-plotted adventure and action with flawed but sympathetic characters. His novels, The Dark of the Sea and Children of the Spider, have both won the William Burt Award for Caribbean Young Adult Literature.