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Cherrytree Books, 2003 - Imaginary letters - 32 pages
Designed to assist with Key Stage 1 geography, this series examines life in other countries through simple information and the letters of a young child addressed to a pen-friend. Each book describes the child's home life in a village or city, a typical school day, leisure time pursuits, home life (including food and meal times), religious worship, a festival and the working life of the child's parents. The books have been developed with the help of geography and literacy consultants and offer a variety of elements, including letters, maps, photographs, a fact file and a glossary.

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Cath Senker has over twenty years' experience in children's educational publishing and has written around 100 books for children for a range of publishers. Her books include highly regarded titles on Anne Frank, the Black Death and the Vietnam War, books on religions and the conflict between North and South Korea, and forthcoming titles on Self-Harm and Relationships. She lives the green lifestyle and has undertaken voluntary work for a range of organizations.

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