Latest books from Karen Wallace
Flash Harriet and the Most Outrageous Ostrich Egg Myster
Somebody is stealing ostrich eggs from the farm. It is a disaster for Gloria Goop and her custard factory, and a catastrophe for Norman Brilliant and his latest noise. Flash Harriet and her trusty pet tarantula, Gus, are called to help solve the mystery.
Flash Harriet and the Loch Ness Monster
Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4—9 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children’s authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that your children will love to read, banded to help you choose the right book for every child. Practical teaching notes are included at the back of each book. Flash Harriet , the famous girl detective, is on the trail of a crime…and it has led her to the shores of Loch Ness. Find out what happens in this comic detective story.
Run Rat Run 2007
This title includes stories of no more than 50 words, focusing on CVC words with short vowel sounds.
Zig Zag Rat
This title includes stories of no more than 100 words, focusing on phonemes of more than one letter plus simple polysyllabic words.
The Elves and the Shoe Maker
Once there was a shoemaker and his wife; they were so poor he wondered what would become of them. One night before he went to bed the shoemaker left out his last piece of leather and, the next morning, a beautiful pair of shoes were in its place. A rich lady passed by, saw the shoes and was so delighted, she paid twice the usual price. This continued day after day until the Shoemaker and his wife resolved to discover the identity of the mysterious cobblers. Who were they? How did they sew so beautifully? And how could the Shoemaker and his wife ever repay them?
The Diamond Takers
Violet and her sidekick, Garth, are staying in a Parisian hotel with her parents when valuable jewels are stolen from guests. Never one to pass up an adventure, Violet is soon hot on the trail of the suspected diamond takers…!