Acorns - Itch Scritch Scratch

Paperback

Top-class authors and illustrators bring their brilliant stories to the severely struggling reader in these hi-lo, dyslexia-friendly tales with a reading age of 6

A gang of nasty nits are in town and no matter how much the mummies go mad with mayonnaise and nit-combs, they think they're here to stay! A rollicking, rhyming short story that will make you scratch, specially designed to to help severely struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+ with a reading age of 6.

RRP: £6.99

ISBN

978-1-78112-298-3

Publication Date

07-10-2019

Format

Paperback

Pages

32 pages

Dimensions

130x198mm

Product Description

Top-class authors and illustrators bring their brilliant stories to the severely struggling reader in these hi-lo, dyslexia-friendly tales with a reading age of 6

A gang of nasty nits are in town and no matter how much the mummies go mad with mayonnaise and nit-combs, they think they're here to stay! A rollicking, rhyming short story that will make you scratch, specially designed to to help severely struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+ with a reading age of 6.

Author

Eleanor Updale, Illustrated by Sarah Horne

Eleanor Updale is the author of the popular Mortmorency series. She has won several awards including the Blue Peter Award for ‘Book I Couldn’t Put Down’, and has been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Nestle Children’s Book Prize. Eleanor is a trustee of various children’s charities and holds a PhD in History. She splits her time between London and Edinburgh.||Sarah Horne grew up in Derbyshire and spent her childhood scampering in fields and playing with goats. She studied illustration at Falmouth College of Arts and now lives in London, where she enjoys creating funky, inky illustrations for children’s books.