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DetailsSome children need a lot of help if they're ever going to learn to read.But what's the best way to help them?How can you get your child to read if he just doesn't like books?And what if you don't read much yourself?This book has the answers.FOR PARENTS: There are many different reasons why children find learning to read difficult. Calmly and with loads of different tips, this book helps to guide parents to understand the myriad problems which may be causing the difficulty and gives them practical ways to help their child make progress. Celebrities familiar with the issues give their helpful hints, too. This is part of the 2009 World Book Day Quick Reads initiative.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: PATIENCE THOMSON is a writer, lecturer and expert on reading. She has been head teacher of a school for dyslexic children and she co-founded Barrington Stoke, a publisher of books for reluctant readers. Barrington Stoke was founded by Patience Thomson and Lucy Juckes, a mother and daughter-in-law team with personal experience of the way that dyslexia can lock children out of the world of books and reading. Together they came up with the idea of books that would open the door to more young people and Barrington Stoke was born. They developed a dyslexia-friendly font, pioneered the use of tinted paper and began to commission short, achievable books from an amazing range of authors including Michael Morpurgo and Malorie Blackman.FOREWORD BY : MICHAEL MORPURGO, OBE, is a bestselling writer of childrens books who has won many major prizes for his work. He and his wife run the charity Farms For City Children (FFCC), which brings young children from urban areas to live and work in the countryside.
SKU Code PRK B 4574 Weight in Kg 0.2500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9781842998144 Author Name PATIENCE THOMSON. Foreword by MICHAEL MORPURGO Publisher Name Barrington Stoke