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Stone Age Tales: The Great Storm

Terry Deary

Publisher: Bloomsbury Education

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'Mixing historical fact with fiction, these books provide both an insightful and informative read...Thoroughly enjoyable' SCOTT EVANS, THE READER TEACHER (@MrEPrimary) 
 
A fast-paced Stone Age adventure from the best-selling author of Horrible Histories. 
 
Skara Brae, Orkney, Scotland. 5000 years ago. 
 
On the cold and windy island of Skara Brae, Tuc and his sister Storm try to catch birds in their fishing net. They eat fish day in, day out,  and they're sick of it. But when a thief steals half their tribe's winter food stores, being bored of their dinner is the least of their problems. What if they starve? And even worse, what if it's  true that their father's the thief? 
 
An exciting tale based on real historical and archaeological evidence, this story is full of Terry Deary's imaginative style and dry wit. With helpful reading notes to extend learning, this book is the perfect springboard for further study of the Stone Age under the Key Stage 2 National Curriculum. 
 
Book band: Grey 
Ideal for children aged 8+

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