Avoid Joining a Wild West Wagon Train!
By (author) Jacqueline Morley
Illustrated by David Antram
Volume editor Karen Barker Smith
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Avoid Joining a Wild West Wagon Train! by Jacqueline Morley
Book DescriptionThis is an ideal text for shared and guided reading for Key Stage 2 pupils within the framework of the National Literacy Strategy. It is set in the 1840s and casts the reader as a farmer setting out on the journey of a lifetime seeking the fertile farmlands of Oregon. Travelling overland as part of a wagon train from the east coast of America to Oregon on the west coast, you face dangers including high mountains, lack of food and water and the prospect of catching various diseases. The cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach encourage readers to get emotionally involved with the characters and to follow the story right across North America. Will the wagon train succeed in reaching its goal? The book includes handy hints and informative captions to keep you alive on this dangerous journey!
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781904194378
(240mm x 212mm x 4mm)
Imprint: Book House
Publisher: Salariya Book Company Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Jacqueline Morley
David Antram was born in Brighton, England, in 1958. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustrated well over 100 titles, mainly for children and young adults, including around 60 in the bestselling 'You Wouldn't Want to Be' series.
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