Description - Animal Stories 4: Masha and the Bear: A Story from Russia, Level 1 by Lari Don
When young Masha ventures out into the forest to pick berries to feed her family, she gets lost. A friendly bear finds her and welcomes her into his home. Masha is grateful for his help, but the bear wants her to stay there forever to cook and clean for him. Will Masha be able to ever get back to her family? AGES: 6+ AUTHOR: Lari Don was born in Chile and brought up in Scotland. She has worked in politics and for the BBC, but now spends her time passing on old stories and making up new ones. She is a traditional storyteller, as well as an award-winning children's author, whose love of myths, legends and fables inspires her fiction. Lari lives in Edinburgh with her family, and has also written Little Red Riding Hood and the first two titles in the Animal Stories series for Barefoot Books. Melanie Williamson draws her pictures in a cosy studio in Manchester, UK and loves all things bright and quirky. She has also illustrated 'The Tortoise's Gift' and 'Never Trust a Tiger', the first two titles in the Animal Stories series, for Barefoot Books. SELLING POINTS: Education Market: Carefully chosen vocabulary and simple sentences, combined with vibrant and fun illustrations, ease emerging readers into the world of chapter books. Multicultural Series: Traditional tale from Russia, retold for young audiences by popular Scottish storyteller Lari Don, joins other Animal Stories books from around the world Girl Appeal: Clever protagonist Masha's triumph over her big bad bear captor will resonate with young female readers. Colour illustrations
Buy Animal Stories 4: Masha and the Bear: A Story from Russia, Level 1 by Lari Don from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Format: Paperback / softback
(210mm x 140mm x 0mm)
Barefoot Books Ltd
Publisher: Barefoot Books Ltd
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - Animal Stories 4: Masha and the Bear: A Story from Russia, Level 1 by Lari Don
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Animal Stories 4: Masha and the Bear: A Story from Russia, Level 1 book by Lari Don and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)
A Preview for this title is currently not available.