The My Little Book of… series, by QED, provides first introductions to key non-fiction topics and includes stunning photographs and bite-size chunks of easy-to-read text. Titles written by Camilla de la Bedoyere include: My Little Book of Sharks, My Little Book of Lifecycles, My Little Book of Ocean Life and My Little Book of Animals.
‘Good non-fiction for KS1 is really important, to set children off on a journey of exploration and to establish good reading and learning habits. This excellent series from QED has all the right attributes – high quality photographs to attract attention; simple chunks of text, carefully selected to informand to be easy to read; clear layout with good use of fact boxes; and important reference items including an index and glossary.’
(Parents in Touch)