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Roman adventure by Roderick Hunt

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Published by Oxford University Press in (Oxford) .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementRoderick Hunt ; (pictures by Alex Brychta).
SeriesOxford reading tree -- stage 7, More owls
ContributionsBrychta, Alex.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22299847M
ISBN 10019916665X, 0199166676, 0199166684

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Oxford Level 7 More Stories A Roman Adventure Teaching Notes Author: Thelma Page Group or guided reading Introducing the book (Prediction) Read the title, talk about the cover picture and read the blurb on the back. Look at the Ask the children to explain why the Roman Emperor was eating pizza. Buy on Amazon A Roman Adventure (The Histronauts) Frances Durkin & Grace Cooke This is a really engaging book that is a fun hybrid between graphic novel, activity book and information text. The story, told in graphic novel form, follows a group of friends who travel back in time and explore Ancient Rome.   NATIONAL BESTSELLER “A brave and marvelous book. A page-turner that will rip your heart out.” —Jon Krakauer. In the tradition of Into the Wild comes an instant classic of outdoor literature, a riveting work of uncommon depth: The Adventurer’s Son is Roman Dial’s extraordinary account of his two-year quest to unravel the mystery of his son’s fate.   A brisk account of a father’s search for his year-old son, who vanished on a solo trek through Costa Rica’s Corcovado jungle. Alaskan adventurer and ecologist Dial (Mathematics and Biology/Alaska Pacific Univ.; Packrafting!An Introduction and How-To Guide, ) chronicles his quest to figure out what happened to his son, personal history with elegy and adventure, this Author: Roman Dial.