English KS1 / KS2: Bringing Books to Life 2

An adventure into the world of children’s literature as celebrity presenters share what they love about their favourite books, with animations that bring the stories to life.

From comedies like Nelly the Monster Sitter, through to action in Jamie Johnson: The Kick Off and voyages into the amazing words and worlds of Benjamin Zephaniah, Jacqueline Wilson and Anthony Horowitz, the programme touches on the huge range of reading experiences available to young people. It also encourages viewers to explore and develop their own taste in books.

Suitable for: KS1 and KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and 1st and 2nd Level in Scotland.

'Cosmic' by Frank Cottrell Boyce
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The Kick Off by Dan Freedman
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Lizzie Zipmouth by Jacqueline Wilson
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'My Naughty Little Sister' by Dorothy Edwards
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Nelly the Monster Sitter' by Kes Gray
'Refugee Boy' by Benjamin Zephaniah
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Undercover Pirate by Sam Silver
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The Falcon's Malteser' by Anthony Horowitz
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Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce
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'Wolven' by Di Toft
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