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Chapter One - Laura Wood

We’ve asked our favourite authors to read one chapter from their books to help you keep children engaged and excited about reading. Where possible, we’ll include links to free teaching resources to make your lesson planning even simpler. What are you waiting for? Click on the video to start the story!

Vote for Effie and Under a Dancing Star by Laura Wood

Award-winning author of the Poppy Pym series and A Sky Painted Gold, Laura Wood has been kind enough to read from two of her books for us – middle-grade Vote for Effie and Under a Dancing Star which is suitable for Teens.

Vote for Effie

Under a Dancing Star

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