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Chapter One - Matt Carr

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!

Now Wash Your Hands! by Matt Carr

Matt Carr, acclaimed author of Spyder, Superbat and more, reads from his latest book, Now Wash Your Hands! This witty and timely rhyming story teaches us all about the importance of washing our hands. Plus, a 50p donation from every book sold will be donated to the NHS Charities Together COVID-19 Urgent Appeal.

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Find more videos from top authors and illustrators on Chapter One.