Start Reading #8: Carlo's Circus: Princess Rani

Princess Rani, the circus elephant, eats so much that Carlo decides they can’t afford to keep her. But as she’s leaving the circus, a fire breaks out in the big top. Luckily, Rani knows just what to do! A vivid, comical circus story to boost enthusiasm and literacy, told in short, simple sentences combining new and familiar words.

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  • Penny Dolan

    Penny Dolan is a highly respected author and storyteller who spends a lot of time in schools. She has written seven books for Scholastic including ‘The Tale of Rickety Hall’, which was shortlisted for the Children’s Book Award 2001.

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