Tree Tops Myths and Legends: Fables from Africa
Oxford Reading Tree Levels 11/12
Guaranteed to appeal to all junior readers - whatever their cultural background, gender or enthusiasms. Some of the oldest and most enduring stories in the world, retold by a leading contemporary children's author to bring out all of the action, drama, humour and depth of the originals in a way that makes them as exciting and meaningful today as ever. All of the stories are fully illustrated with stunning, vibrant images. They are carefully levelled, making them accessible to the average 7-11 year old reader. A thought-provoking letter from the author explains something about the background of the stories and the process of writing or retelling them.