A follow-up series to Leapfrog, our successful first readers, Hopscotch is a series of fiction readers for children developing their basic reading skills and for older reluctant readers. These exciting reads focus on key areas of interest for the age range and tie in with the fiction genres of the NLS at Years 1 and 2. Fun stories are brought to life with full-colour illustrations. Willie the Whale - A delightful rhyming text telling the story of Willie the Whale's exciting adventure round the world.
Joy Oades created the adventures of 'Willie' to tell her own children. She looks forward to writing more children's stories from her home in Wakefield. Barbara Vagnozzi has been illustrating children's books for 10 years. Her work is published in the UK, Italy, America and New Zealand. Barbara lives in Italy.