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Horse Heroes: True Stories of Amazing Horses (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4)

Horse Heroes: True Stories of Amazing Horses (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4) Cover

 

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Publisher Comments:

When Jack and Luke take an injured duck to the vet, it is just the beginning of their adventures at the animal hospital.<P>EYEWITNESS READERS "TM"<P>Stunning DK photographs combine with lively illustrations and engaging, age-appropriate stories in EYEWITNESS READERS. This multilevel reading program for ages 3 to 9 is guaranteed to capture children's interest while developing their reading skills and general knowledge.<P>Beginning to read<BR>-- Word repetition, limited vocabulary and simple sentences<BR>-- Picture dictionary boxes<P>Beginning to read alone<BR>-- Longer sentences and increased vocabulary<BR>-- Information boxes full of extra fun facts<P>Reading alone<BR>-- More complex sentence structure<BR>-- Information boxes and pronunciation guide<P>Proficient readers<BR>-- Rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure<BR>-- Additional information and alphabetical glossary<P>With Eyewitness Readers, children will learn to read — then read to learn!

Synopsis:

Trigger is a special horse — he can write his name! His is just one of the real-life stories in Horse Heroes. These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789440006
Author:
Perry, Kate
Author:
Petty, Kate
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Horses
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Animals - Horses
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Animals/Pets
Subject:
Children's Readers
Subject:
Readers - Chapter Books
Subject:
Horses -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Animals
Edition Number:
1st
Edition Description:
Quality
Series:
DK Readers: Level 4
Series Volume:
Level 4
Publication Date:
19990531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8.94x5.94x.15 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
07-09

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Horse Heroes: True Stories of Amazing Horses (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4)
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Product details 48 pages Dorling Kindersley Publishing - English 9780789440006 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Trigger is a special horse — he can write his name! His is just one of the real-life stories in Horse Heroes. These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
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