Book reviews… Picture books
17 February 2011Add to My Folder
Year 6 teacher, Mel Campbell, reviews a range of picture books – suitable for Key Stage 1 and 2
Mel’s top read!
The Arabian Nights by Wafa’ Tarnowska, illustrated by Carole Hénaff (Barefoot, £17.99 HB)
This is a classic compilation of tales, collected over centuries, from India, Persia and Arab countries. Younger children will be enchanted when read to, while older, independent readers will delight in engaging with this beautifully composed book complete with striking illustrations. From tender love stories to action-packed adventures, this book is an essential component of every school’s library. Suitable for Key Stage 2.