Street Corner Dad
by Alan Gibbons
illustrated by Ismael Pinteño
A family drama set during World War II.
473 in stock
Reading Age: 7 Interest Age: 8-12
It’s war-time and bombs are falling all over the city. Jimmy and his sister Molly are almost the only children left after all the evacuations. But despite the war raging around them, they’re happy because all the family are still together.
But when tragedy strikes, strict old Nan turns all her anger on their father and forbids him to see the children ever again. Can Jimmy and Molly figure out a way to see their father?
AR Level – 3.4
A touching family drama set during World War II.
Information for Grown-Ups:This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 7. It features a removable ‘dyslexia-friendly’ sticker.
Read the first chapter of Street Corner Dad below: