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A F Steadman returns with Skandar and the Chaos Trials

A F Steadman returns with Skandar and the Chaos Trials

A F STEADMAN’s book Skandar and the Chaos Trials is the third instalment in her fantasy adventure series. Good Reading for Kids asked Steadman about Skandar and his training! Plus we have an extract from the book below, so read on for a sneak peek.   This is the third book in your series – what will Skandar get up to in this latest novel? In Skandar and the Chaos Trials, Skandar will face explosive elemental trials, the biggest ...

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Teachers’ resources

Listen, Hippo!

The Kindness Project

When the World Was Soft

Tree

Seed to Sky

Wurrtoo: The Wombat Who Fell in Love with the Sky

The Night War

Courage Be My Friend

On Silver Tides

Footprint

Activities for kids

Courage Be My Friend

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Alex and the Alpacas Save the World

Alex and the Alpacas Ride Again

Wheels and Springs and Moving Things

Will You Be My Friend?: From the author of How Are You Feeling Today?

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

Our Family Dragon: A Lunar New Year Story

When I Can Fly

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!