'I want a pet! I want a pet! I hope I like the pet I get!' When a boy goes to the Strange Pet Shop to find a pet, there's kwing what he'll find there. He is very particular, and thing at the Strange Pet Shop suits him until, at last the perfect pet comes bounding through the door! * Green/ Band 5 books offer early readers patterned language and varied characters. * Text type - A poem with predictable structure and patterned language. * At the end of the story is a poster advertising the Strange Pet Shop, which is ideal for further discussion and supporting further work outside the reading session. * Curriculum links - Citizenship: Animals and us. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.
Kaye is a much loved children's author and has written: novels, stories, picture books, plays, poems, first readers, joke books, music books, audio books and large print books. Kaye regularly visits school, libraries and book fairs.
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