Oxford Reading Tree: Stage 2: Snapdragons: The Best Sandcastle - Alison Hawes Reviews
Description:ISBN 0198455127 / Genre: Junior Books / Author: Alison Hawes / Paperback / 16 Pages / Book is published 2004-09-30 by OUP Oxford
Newest Review: ... cover with a fun illustration on it to appeal to the age group it's aimed at. Ideally, children of 4 to 6 years of age will ... more
... be reading this book.
The story is basically that of a brother and sister at the seaside both trying to build the best sandcastle. Each page sees them trying to outdo one another by building their castle bigger and better than their sibling's. The penultimate page shows the little boy declaring "mine is the best!" and clearly it is. Until we turn the page and see the sea washing it away, accompanied by his sister exclaiming "Mine is the best now!" It's a funny little ending, and it's nice to...more
The Best Sandcastle is a stage 2 Snapdragons book from the Oxford Reading Tree series. It's available as part of a series of 6 books, with this one being intended for reading about half way through. The Book People often sell these sets, or you can you an individual copy from Amazon for £3.75.
The book is a small paperback of around A5 size and has 16 pages. It's just the right size for a young reader to get to grips with in one sitting. There's a glossy front cover with a fun illustration on it to appeal to the age group it's aimed at. Ideally, children of 4 to 6 years of age will be reading this book.
The story is basically that of a ...
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