Welcome to Wholesome Books!

My Cart:

0 item(s) - $0.00
You have no items in your shopping cart.


The Story of Columbus (DK Reader)

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

The Story of Columbus (DK Reader)

by Anita Ganeri


Quick Overview

Ideal for children who have started to read on their own, this simple retelling of the story of Christopher Columbus's journey to the Americas is told with more words and longer sentences. Full-color illustrations.


Find out how explorer Christopher Columbus survived great danger on the high seas on his voyages to the New World. Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. Size 0.13" H x 9.02" L x 5.98" W, 32 pages

Additional Information

ISBN 9780789478788
Author Anita Ganeri
Age Group 6-8
Book Type paperback

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.