Alpha Betty by Shoo Rayner

Alpha Betty

Shoo Rayner
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  • ISBN
    9781844281244 / 1844281248
  • Title Alpha Betty
  • Author Shoo Rayner
  • Category General Fiction (children's/ya)
  • Format
  • Year 2006
  • Pages 48
  • Publisher
    Walker Books Ltd
  • Imprint Walker Books Ltd
  • Language English
  • Dimensions 135mm x 198mm x 190mm


Illustrated in two colours, this reader uses different media - posters, letters, signs, alphabetti spaghetti - to tell a story about a young girl who loves signs so much that when she grows up she starts her own sign-making business.

Publisher Description

Betty loves making signs so much, she even sets up her own shop to sell them. But will Tacky Tim's Sign Superstore put her out of business?

"* “For the newly confident and, dare one say it, the newly reluctant reader. Walker Books breaks new ground with the Starters series... These books are good to handle and look at, inside and out.” The Times Educational Supplement * “A lively and stylish series... Illustrated in just two colours and using several media... the stories tackle subjects with strong child appeal.” Junior Education"

Author Biography

Shoo Rayner has written and illustrated around sixty books for children including the popular Ginger Ninja, Dark Claw and Little Horrors series. He has also illustrated over thirty books for other well-known authors such as Michael Rosen, Rose Impey, Michael Morpurgo and Helen Cresswell. Shoo (real name Hugh!) Rayner lives in Gloucestershire with his family.

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Alpha Betty