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Gawain Greytail and the Terrible Tab (PB)

by Cornelia Funke
illustrated by Mónica Armiño


Paperback picture book – a mouse knight takes a leaf from The Borrowers in this stunning Pixar-esque picture book from international bestseller Cornelia Funke and Monica Armino.


n/a Interest Age: Under 5s

ISBN: 978-1-78112-527-4

Sir Tristan and his cat Terrible Tab have decimated the mouse population of Raven Castle. Can the last survivors defeat the ferocious feline with the help of some homemade armour and a heroic mouse knight?

Information for Grown-Ups: This paperback picture book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock to help adults with dyslexia enjoy it with their children too.

AR Level –  3.5

Red Squirrel wants his books to be for everyone, because he knows that sharing stories is one of the best things families can do for their children. He has been busy gathering a cluster of dyslexia-friendly features to support parents and carers who do not read confidently so that they too can enjoy the books with their children.

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Read the first few pages of Gawain Greytail and the Terrible Tab below:


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