Movers, Shakers and Record Breakers by Geraldine McCaughrean
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Movers, Shakers and Record Breakers
By Geraldine McCaughrean

Movers, Shakers and Record Breakers

20 Stories from British History

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Illustrated by Richard Brassey See other recent books by Richard Brassey
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Movers, Shakers and Record Breakers by Geraldine McCaughrean

Book Description

Stories about Stevenson's Rocket, Grace Darling, Dr Barnardo, the Titanic, women's suffrage, the Jarrow Marchers, Dunkirk, and much more, all taken from Geraldine McCaughrean's magnificent BRITANNIA, and with halftone versions of some of Richard Brassey's action-packed illustrations.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781858818955
ISBN-10: 1858818958
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 10mm)
Pages: 112
Imprint: Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Publish Date: 21-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Stories from Shakespeare by Geraldine McCaughrean Stories from Shakespeare, Paperback (March 2017)

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Oxford Reading Tree Treetops Greatest Stories: Oxford Level 19: Moby Dick by Geraldine McCaughrean Oxford Reading Tree Treetops Greatest Stories: Oxford Level 19: Moby Dick, Paperback (May 2016)

Ishmael joins the whale-hunting crew of the Pequod, and gets swept up in the Captain's quest for revenge against the gargantuan white whale. TreeTops Greatest Stories is a series of timeless classics for children aged 711. Its much-loved stories, beautiful artwork and careful levelling make it easy to select books that children will love.

Oxford Reading Tree Treetops Greatest Stories: Oxford by Geraldine McCaughrean Oxford Reading Tree Treetops Greatest Stories: Oxford, Paperback (May 2016)

Meet a menagerie of foolish foxes and heroic horses in these animal stories from around the world. TreeTops Greatest Stories is a series of timeless classics for children aged 711. Its much-loved stories, beautiful artwork and careful levelling make it easy to select books that children will love.

Middle of Nowhere by Geraldine McCaughrean Middle of Nowhere, Paperback (May 2014)

When her mother dies from a snakebite, Comity's life in the Australian outback changes forever. As her father retreats into his work, Comity turns to Fred, the Aboriginal yard boy, who becomes her only friend. But then a new assistant arrives who delights in playing cruel games. As Fred becomes his target, events spiral dangerously out of control.

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Author Biography - Geraldine McCaughrean

Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling Nessie the Loch Ness Monster and The Story of Scotland, which won the TES/Saltire Society Award. He lives in Essex. Geraldine McCaughrean's novels and retellings for children have won her the Carnegie Medal, the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, the Whitbread Award and the Beefeater Award. A prolific author who writes for all ages, she lives in Berkshire with her husband and young daughter Ailsa. Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original books for children. He won the TES/Saltire Society Award for The Story of Scotland.

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