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Damian Harvey - Author

About the Author

Damian Harvey lives in North Wales with his lovely wife, Vicky. He has three wonderful daughters, one brilliant son and a fat, lazy cat called Polly. Before becoming a writer he worked as a painter and decorator, a lifeguard, a swimming teacher, and as an assistant in a record shop. He's now written around 70 books for children and is busy writing more. Although Damian enjoys sitting at home writing stories, he also spends a lot of time visiting schools, libraries and festivals to give lively, interactive performance sessions that are designed to enthuse and excite children about books, reading, and writing stories of their own. You can find out more about Damian and what he’s doing right now by visiting his website: www.damianharvey.co.uk

Books by Damian Harvey

Reading Champion: Run, Melina, Run Independent Reading 14

Reading Champion: Run, Melina, Run Independent Reading 14

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/12/2018

Melina lives in Ancient Greece. She is a great runner and can even outrun her male friends. Maybe, just maybe, she can find a way to compete in the famous games in Athens... Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.

Reading Champion: Max and the Gladiator Independent Reading 14

Reading Champion: Max and the Gladiator Independent Reading 14

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/12/2018

Max is on a school trip to Chester to visit some Roman ruins. As he takes a little nap after lunch he is suddenly transported back in time ... and before him stands a fully armed Roman Gladiator! This story is part of Reading Champion, a series carefully linked to book bands to encourage independent reading skills, developed with Dr Sue Bodman and Glen Franklin of UCL Institute of Education (IOE)Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.

Reading Champion: A New Home in Space Independent Reading 13

Reading Champion: A New Home in Space Independent Reading 13

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/11/2018

Theo has moved school before, but never to a space station! He is worried about how he will fit into a place where everything is so different. Join him as he makes new friends despite all his fears. Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.

Rigby Star Independent Year 2 Fiction Otto's Lunchbox Single

Rigby Star Independent Year 2 Fiction Otto's Lunchbox Single

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/10/2018

Rigby Rocket offers a wide range of engaging stories and non-fiction texts. Written by much-loved children's authors, the books have been expertly levelled to ensure your children are able to read them independently.

Reading Champion: Cave Boy and the Egg Independent Reading Turquoise 7

Reading Champion: Cave Boy and the Egg Independent Reading Turquoise 7

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/10/2018

Cave Boy and his dad are hunting for food when they come across an enormous egg. When they take it home for dinner, they get an even bigger surprise! Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Turquoise 7 stories are perfect for children aged 5+ who are reading at book band 7 (Turquoise) in classroom reading lessons.

Reading Champion: The Big Match Independent Reading White 10

Reading Champion: The Big Match Independent Reading White 10

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/06/2018

Todd is football mad. It's Todd's birthday soon and he decides he wants to have a football party! But then he gets tickets to see the big match and it's on the same day - what will Todd decide to do? Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure.

Reading Champion: Stuck in the Mud Independent Reading Blue 4

Reading Champion: Stuck in the Mud Independent Reading Blue 4

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/04/2018

Farmer Brown finds the farm covered in mud! Goat has got stuck, but Old Tom and Farmer Brown soon get stuck too! Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Blue 4 stories are perfect for children aged 5-6 who are reading at book band 4 (Blue) in classroom reading lessons.

Reading Champion: Sam's Super Family Independent Reading Yellow

Reading Champion: Sam's Super Family Independent Reading Yellow

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/04/2018

Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Yellow stories are perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band 3 (Yellow) in classroom reading lessons. Sam's family is anything but ordinary - in fact, it is super! But what about Sam?

Reading Champion: Fun at the Beach Independent Reading Blue 4

Reading Champion: Fun at the Beach Independent Reading Blue 4

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/04/2018

Mum and Dad want to go to the beach, but Kenzo and Koko are not so keen - the weather is very windy. Once they arrive, it's Kenzo and Koko who have all the fun! Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Blue 4 stories are perfect for children aged 5-6 who are reading at book band 4 (Blue) in classroom reading lessons.

Reading Champion: Granny at the Park Independent Reading Pink 1B

Reading Champion: Granny at the Park Independent Reading Pink 1B

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/01/2018

Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Pink 1B stories are perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band 1B (Pink) in classroom reading lessons. In this story, Granny loves the park - even more than her grandson!

Reading Champion: Stuck in the Mud Independent Reading Blue 4

Reading Champion: Stuck in the Mud Independent Reading Blue 4

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/10/2017

Farmer Brown finds the farm covered in mud! Goat has got stuck, but Old Tom and Farmer Brown soon get stuck too! Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Blue 4 stories are perfect for children aged 5-6 who are reading at book band 4 (Blue) in classroom reading lessons.

Reading Champion: Sam's Super Family Independent Reading Yellow

Reading Champion: Sam's Super Family Independent Reading Yellow

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/07/2017

Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Yellow stories are perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band 3 (Yellow) in classroom reading lessons. Sam's family is anything but ordinary - in fact, it is super! But what about Sam?

Reading Champion: Granny at the Park Independent Reading Pink 1B

Reading Champion: Granny at the Park Independent Reading Pink 1B

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/06/2017

Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills. Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Independent Reading Pink 1B stories are perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band 1B (Pink) in classroom reading lessons. In this story, Granny loves the park - even more than her grandson!

Race Further with Reading: The Awful Astronaut

Race Further with Reading: The Awful Astronaut

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/04/2017

Horrible Histories meets Wimpy Kid in these funny stories mismatching characters with careers. The stories are colour chapter books perfect for the independent reader. In this story, Sam Jones cannot wait to be an astronaut but there is a problem; in fact there are many: he is very clumsy, gets travel sick, and is generally disaster prone! Race Further with Reading is a series designed to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, which encourage a sense of achievement at completing each one. They follow on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words. The books are perfect for children aged 6-8 or who read book band 11.

Race Further with Reading: The Disastrous Dentist

Race Further with Reading: The Disastrous Dentist

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/04/2017

Horrible Histories meets Wimpy Kid in these funny stories mismatching characters with careers. The stories are colour chapter books perfect for the independent reader. Oliver Payne has discovered a talent - for cleaning and fixing teeth! Only they are not just any teeth... Race Further with Reading is a series designed to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, which encourage a sense of achivement at completing each one. They follow on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words. The books are perfect for children aged 6-8 or who read book band 11.

Froglets: Farmer Finn's Silly Sheep

Froglets: Farmer Finn's Silly Sheep

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/04/2017

Tiddlers: Just Like Me!

Tiddlers: Just Like Me!

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/08/2016

Just Like Me! is a fun story for young animal and photography fans who are beginning to read on their own. Perfect for children aged 4+ who are reading at book band red. Pete's having so much fun taking pictures of all the animals - but one animal wants to take a picture of Pete! The Tiddlers series features fun stories with a word count of fewer than 50 words for children who are just starting to read. A word list at the beginning of the story allows for a quick check of the reader's ability to read and understand words before reading, and a spot the picture puzzle at the end of the story encourages rereading for pleasure. Compiled in consultation with Catherine Glavina, PGCE and Primary Course Leader, The Centre for Professional Education, University of Warwick.

Froglets: Animal Olympics: Hippo's High Dive

Froglets: Animal Olympics: Hippo's High Dive

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/07/2016

Hippo knows she is going to have to pull off something spectacular to impress the diving judges. As she climbs up to the highest diving board she can't help feel she has forgotten something important...The Froglets series is perfect for children who are reading on their own, with fun stories of no more than 200 words.They are great for 5 year olds or those reading book band 5 (green).

Froglets: Animal Olympics: Meerkat's Marathon

Froglets: Animal Olympics: Meerkat's Marathon

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/07/2016

Meerkat is taking part in the longest running race - the marathon! He is so small, how will he complete such a big race? He soon realises he'll need some help! The Froglets series is perfect for children who are reading on their own, with fun stories of no more than 200 words. They are suitable for 5 year olds or those reading book band 5.

History Heroes: LS Lowry

History Heroes: LS Lowry

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/12/2015

Follow the life of LS Lowry from his childhood industrial roots to becoming a modern day celebrity artist. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: Pieter Bruegel the Elder

History Heroes: Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/12/2015

Pieter Bruegel, the greatest Flemmish painter of the 16th Century, developed a unique style of painting and created many masterpieces, often painting scenes of daily life. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: William Caxton

History Heroes: William Caxton

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/10/2015

William Caxton led the way in bringing the printing press to the English and made books accessible to many people. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: Tim Berners-Lee

History Heroes: Tim Berners-Lee

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/10/2015

Tim Berners Lee started off his career building computers out of old televisions. He is now one of the most prolific internet experts in the world and was responsible for founding the World Wide Web! Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: Victoria

History Heroes: Victoria

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/08/2015

Queen Victoria was the longest ever reigning British monarch and saw extraordinary developments during her reign, from the development of the railways to the discoveries of Charles Darwin. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: Elizabeth I

History Heroes: Elizabeth I

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/08/2015

Elizabeth I ruled during a turbulent time in Tudor history. Find out about her highs and lows from being imprisoned in the Tower of London to inspiring victory over the Spanish Armada. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

Snail's Legs

Snail's Legs

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2015

Snail is the fastest runner in the whole wood. Frog used to be faster, but now he is too old. But when the king's chef arrives in search of the strongest legs to help him prepare a special birthday treat for the king, the two friends argue over who will have the great honour. They decide to settle the matter on a race and Snail looks like he will win easily. But he looks back to see the determination on old Frog's face and decides to hide away and let him win. Frog is declared the champion with the best legs in the kingdom. However, one question still remains. What is the chef going to DO with Frog's legs? This new edition of this strong-selling picture book has a redesigned cover.

History Heroes: Christopher Columbus

History Heroes: Christopher Columbus

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/06/2015

Christopher Columbus sailed the seas in search of the perfect trade route - find out how his life and explorations helped to change the world! Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

Must Know Stories: Level 2: Odysseus and the Trojan Horse

Must Know Stories: Level 2: Odysseus and the Trojan Horse

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/05/2015

The Greeks and the Trojans are at war. The Greeks must enter the city of Troy but they cannot get through the walls. Can the clever Greek soldier Odysseus trick his way in? A beautifully illustrated retelling of this favourite Greek myth. Must Know Stories includes favourite tales, celebrating the diversity of our literary heritage. Level 2 stories are told in chapters in under 1000 words.

History Heroes: Neil Armstrong

History Heroes: Neil Armstrong

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/03/2015

Neil Armstrong was involved in one of the most memorable events of the twentieth century - the moon landing! Find out more about how he got to become one of the first to set foot on the moon. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

History Heroes: Elizabeth I

History Heroes: Elizabeth I

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/08/2014

Elizabeth I ruled during a turbulent time in Tudor history. Find out about her highs and lows from being imprisoned in the Tower of London to inspiring victory over the Spanish Armada. Discover the stories of people who have helped to shape history, ranging from early explorers such as Christopher Columbus to more modern figures like Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. These chapter books combine historical fact with engaging narrative and humourous illustration, perfect for the newly independent reader.

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Class Pack of 30

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Class Pack of 30

Author: Damian Harvey, Shoo Rayner, Chloe Rhodes, Mike Brownlow Format: Undefined Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading. Project X Origins guided reading notes offer step-by-step teaching support for each book with guidance about phonics, comprehension, vocabulary, fluency, spelling, grammar, punctuation and writing. Each set of notes has in-built assessment and is fully correlated to all UK curricula. This pack contains 1 set of guided reading notes and 30 reading books, 6 of each of: Buzz Off!, Go Away, Molly!, When Animals Invade, Alien Invasion!, Body Invaders.

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: What a Waste: In the Bin

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: What a Waste: In the Bin

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Cat and Tiger are mistakenly thrown into the bin while munching on a big piece of apple pie in In the Bin. How will they escape? Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Project X Origins: Yellow Book Band, Oxford Level 3: Weather: What a Day!

Project X Origins: Yellow Book Band, Oxford Level 3: Weather: What a Day!

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Tizz's trip to the beach does not go quite as planned in What a Day! as the weather keeps changing. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Mixed Pack of 5

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Mixed Pack of 5

Author: Damian Harvey, Shoo Rayner, Chloe Rhodes, Mike Brownlow Format: Undefined Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading. Project X Origins guided reading notes offer step-by-step teaching support for each book with guidance about phonics, comprehension, vocabulary, fluency, spelling, grammar, punctuation and writing. Each set of notes has in-built assessment and is fully correlated to all UK curricula. This pack contains 1 set of guided reading notes and 5 reading books, 1 of each of: Buzz Off!, Go Away, Molly!, When Animals Invade, Alien Invasion!, Body Invaders.

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Buzz Off!

Project X Origins: Orange Book Band, Oxford Level 6: Invasion: Buzz Off!

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. When lots of bugs invade the classroom in Buzz off!, Max, Cat and Ant decide to shrink and follow the line of bugs to uncover the cause. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Project X Origins: Purple Book Band, Oxford Level 8: Buildings: Mr Grim's Tower

Project X Origins: Purple Book Band, Oxford Level 8: Buildings: Mr Grim's Tower

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. As Mr Grim is grumpy living in the busy town, he decides to move to a tower by the sea, in Mr Grim's Tower. However, he begins to feel lonely, so decides to make his seaside tower a bit more friendly and noticeable. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Level 11: Smelly Socks and Terrible Tangles

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Level 11: Smelly Socks and Terrible Tangles

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

In Smelly Socks and Terrible Tangles, Yan meets a mysterious sock-eater and Nelly gets a bird's-eye view of hair care. Find out where all the missing socks go and what happens if you never brush your hair. Chucklers is a series of funny novels, short stories, anthologies and comics that make reading a pleasure for 7-11 year olds. There is something for everyone in this varied collection which is packed with fantastic illustrations. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The series is written by top children's authors and edited by award-winning author Jeremy Strong. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.

Project X Origins: Red Book Band, Oxford Level 2: Pets: Paco's Pet

Project X Origins: Red Book Band, Oxford Level 2: Pets: Paco's Pet

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Paco is looking at all the animals in the zoo in Paco's Pet and wonders whether his Mum will let him take one home as a pet. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

BC JD Plays Grey/3A-4C Meena the Monster Minder

BC JD Plays Grey/3A-4C Meena the Monster Minder

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 22/05/2013

Read this and catch the reading bug with the only phonics based reading programme to teach children to read by connecting an immersive online reading world to fantastic print books and comics. Bug Club is packed with kid-friendly characters like Dr Who, Wallace and Gromit and Ben10!

Chief Troubles

Chief Troubles

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/05/2010

Meet the Mudcrusts! Lowbrow Mudcrust is the lumbering, lazy head of the family, who is happiest when he is squelching his toes in the slime. That doesn't stop his wife Flora from nagging him and reminding him that he's not the chief of the tribe. Their two children, Bogweed and Fungus, are always fighting. Although Fungus doesn't have Bogweed's brute strength, he is does have more brains. The fourth and final book in the Mudcrusts series, Chief Troubles follows the trials of Lowbrow to become chief of the tribe.

Monstrous Mammoths

Monstrous Mammoths

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/03/2010

Meet the Mudcrusts! Lowbrow Mudcrust is the lumbering, lazy head of the family, who is happiest when he is squelching his toes in the slime. That doesn't stop his wife Flora from nagging him and reminding him that he's not the chief of the tribe. Their two children, Bogweed and Fungus, are always fighting. Although Fungus doesn't have Bogweed's brute strength, he is does have more brains. The third book in the Mudcrusts series, in Monstrous Mammoths we discover that the problems of the Mudcrusts are not over yet. They've escaped the destruction of their hut and battled against sabre-toothed tigers, but there's more trouble in store.

Dirty Deeds

Dirty Deeds

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/01/2010

Meet the Mudcrusts! Lowbrow Mudcrust is the lumbering, lazy head of the family, who is happiest when he is squelching his toes in the slime. That doesn't stop his wife Flora from nagging him and reminding him that he's not the chief of the tribe. Their two children, Bogweed and Fungus, are always fighting. Although Fungus doesn't have Bogweed's brute strength, he is does have more brains. The first book in the Mudcrusts series, Dirty Deeds follows the quest of Flora to move out of their hut into a nice cave with a view...

Hopscotch: Myths: Odysseus and the Wooden Horse

Hopscotch: Myths: Odysseus and the Wooden Horse

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2009

Odysseus and his Greek soldiers must find a way to break into the city of Troy or they will never be able to win the war ...

Oxford Reading Tree: Level 4: Snapdragons: Mr Fox's Socks

Oxford Reading Tree: Level 4: Snapdragons: Mr Fox's Socks

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/10/2004

Written by top children's authors such as award-winning Gillian Cross, Malachy Doyle and Pippa Goodhart Snapdragons are fabulously illustrated with various writing styles and fonts to make reading enjoyable for all your infant readers. They provides a wide range of picture books for children aged 3-9. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. This book is also available as part of a mixed pack of 6 different books or a class pack of 36 books of the same Oxford Reading Tree level.

Oxford Reading Tree: Level 3: Snapdragons: A House for Hedgehog

Oxford Reading Tree: Level 3: Snapdragons: A House for Hedgehog

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/09/2004

Written by top children's authors such as award-winning Gillian Cross, Malachy Doyle and Pippa Goodhart Snapdragons are fabulously illustrated with various writing styles and fonts to make reading enjoyable for all your infant readers. They provides a wide range of picture books for children aged 3-9. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. This book is also available as part of a mixed pack of 6 different books or a class pack of 36 books of the same Oxford Reading Tree level.

Rigby Star Independent Yr1/P2 Green Level: Reader Set

Rigby Star Independent Yr1/P2 Green Level: Reader Set

Author: Damian Harvey, Jeanne Willis, Celia Warren, Janet Craig Format: Paperback Release Date: 23/02/2004

Part of the Rigby Star Family|, this Rigby Star Independent reader is levelled for independent, follow-on reading from the KS1 guided reading sessions. |, this reader is levelled for independent, follow-on reading from the KS1 guided reading sessions.

Rigby Star Independent Green Reader 1 The Jumping Jester

Rigby Star Independent Green Reader 1 The Jumping Jester

Author: Damian Harvey Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/05/2003

Rigby Rocket offers a wide range of engaging stories and non-fiction texts. Written by much-loved children's authors, the books have been expertly levelled to ensure your children are able to read them independently.

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