Description River Story de Meredith Hooper:
This is one of a new series of books, "Read and Discover", designed to encourage children to learn about the world as they learn to read. Follow the twists and turns of the river's story - downhill, through fields and into the city. Where will it end? Non-fiction readers with boy and reluctant reader appeal. It includes text and illustrations, which support children learning to read. It features extra fact sections at the back of the books as well as author and illustrator biographies and index.
A lecturer, historian, Antarctic expert and full-time writer of non-fiction and fiction for children. Meredith was born in Australia and has been living in the UK since taking up a scholarship at Oxford to do postgraduate research. Her other titles include Bee has illustrated over 20 childrens books with co-editions in USA, Italy, Denmark, Spain, Korea. As well as being short-listed for the Kate Greenaway prize for Bob Robber and Dancing Jane, he recently worked on the packaging for Mattel's Fairytopia Barbie range.