Giraffe in the Bath by Russell Punter

Giraffe in the Bath by Russell Punter (Author), David Semple (Illustrator)

Paperback:           24 pages

Age Range:           3-6 years

Publisher:              Usborne Publishing Ltd

Giraffe is all set for a soak in the tub after a hard day’s work – but no one will leave her in peace! This lively rhyming story, containing vivid illustrations and phonic repetition, is specially written for children who are learning to read. A delight to share with young children, and there are parents notes on phonics at the back of the book.


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Underpants for Ants by Russell Punter (Author), Fred Blunt (Illustrator)

Suitable for reading aloud and for beginner readers, this story is told with rhythmic text and phonic repetition. It helps young children learn to recognise the basic sounds that make up the English language – vital for learning to read.



Raccoon on the Moon  by Russell Punter (Author)


Bee Makes Tea by Lesley Sims (Author), Fred (Illus) Blunt (Author)

And finally…

Usborne Phonics Readers 20 Books Collection Box Set by Usborne (Author), Russell Punter (Author), Lesley Sims (Author), Phil Roxbee Cox (Author), Mairi Mackinnon (Author), David Semple (Illustrator), Fred Blunt (Illustrator), Stephen Cartwright (Illustrator)

Usborne Phonics Readers 20 Books Collection Box Set Titles in the Set Ted in a red bed, Ted’s Shed, Ted’s makes a road, Mouse moves house, Hen’s pens, Fox on a box, Fat cat on a mat, Big pig on a dig, Frog on a log, Goose on the loose, Underpants for Ants, Croc gets a Shock, Bee makes tea, Bug in a rug, Cow takes a bow, Snail brings the mail, Crow in the Snow, Goat in a boat, Llamas in pyjamas, Raccoon on the moon. Each book contains notes for parents and teachers. created in consultation with reading experts, this engaging phonics based series is especially written to help your child learn to read, not only are the stories great fun, they also draw on the latest research in to really effective ways of teaching reading