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Ping and the Missing Ring: A Bloomsbury Reader

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title Ping and the Missing Ring: A Bloomsbury Reader
Authors and Contributors      By (author) Emma Shevah
Illustrated by Izzy Evans
SeriesBloomsbury Readers
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:96
Dimensions(mm): Height 198,Width 129
Category/GenreNovember Childrens Books
November Childrens - Fiction
ISBN/Barcode 9781472994097
ClassificationsDewey:823.92
Audience
Children / Juvenile

Publishing Details

Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bloomsbury Education
Publication Date 19 August 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

An exciting contemporary mystery set in a Thai family in London, by Emma Shevah, author of Dream On, Amber. Ping lives in Thailand, and when she visits her Aunt Lek and her cousin Taptim in London it isn't long before there's a mystery to solve. Aunt Lek's precious ring is missing, and she's sure it's been stolen. Will Ping and Taptim be able to solve the case of the missing ring? This contemporary story features black-and-white illustrations by Sarah Demonteverde. The Bloomsbury Readers series is packed with book-banded stories to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2 by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence. With black and white illustrations and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for home and school. For more information visit www.bloomsburyguidedreading.com. Book Band: Dark Red (Ideal for ages 10+)

Author Biography

Emma Shevah is Thai and Irish (which probably makes her Thairish), and was born and raised in London. She lives in Brighton with half of her four children, their speedy tortoise and a kamikaze hamster. Emma runs the Literary Club at New York University in London and teaches English at Francis Holland School. She is the author of the Bloomsbury Young Reader Hello, Baby Mo!, as well as middle-grade novels including Dream On, Amber and How to Save the World with a Chicken and an Egg. Sarah Demonteverde is a Filipino-American illustrator and designer currently based in California. Having roots in the multicultural community of Southern California, Sarah grew up loving music and dance, playing classical guitar and performing as a Polynesian dancer throughout her younger years. When she's not illustrating or dancing, you can find her exploring botanical gardens, searching for her next foodie joint or spending time with her big family,