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The Prisoner of Zenda

by Sarah Courtauld

Part of the 3.3 Young Reading Series Three (Purple) Series

The Prisoner of Zenda Synopsis

The classic swashbuckling adventure by Anthony Hope retold for children ready to tackle longer and more complex stories. When Rudolf Rassendyll, a young Victorian gentleman, travels to Ruritania, all he expects is a pleasant summer holiday. But when the King is kidnapped, he soon becomes involved in a plot to rescue him. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

The Prisoner of Zenda Press Reviews

'Irresistible for children learning to read' - Child Education Plus; 'The Usborne Young Reading Program has a lovely selection of classic tales adapted for younger readers. Graded in seven levels, these have just enough stretch in them and yet are not too overwhelming' - The Irish Sunday Independent; 'Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme' - Julia Eccleshare

Book Information

ISBN: 9780746097014
Publication date: 24th April 2009
Author: Sarah Courtauld
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 64 pages
Categories: Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage),

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