Barrington Stoke

If Only We Had a Helicopter (Dyslexia-Friendly Book – Barrington Stoke)

Barrington Stoke

If Only We Had a Helicopter (Dyslexia-Friendly Book – Barrington Stoke)


Product Code: BR008

Age: 3y+

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Midge and co. are back! And this time there’s a brand new four-legged friend in tow. New Dog needs a name and the boys need an adventure, so what are the three to do but sort it out themselves – there will be rescue missions, viking attacks and buried treasuregalore before the week is out. Laugh-out-loud adventures of childhood high jinks and rascality. Particularly suitable for struggling and reluctant readers aged 7+

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.

Paperback: 64 pages

ISBN: 9781781124635

Dimensions: 14.2 x 1 x 22.5 cm

Written by: Roger McGough

Illustrated by: Michael Broad

About the Author:

Roger McGough is one of the iconic ‘Liverpool Poets’ who came to national prominence with the publication of The Mersey Sound in 1967. McGough is also a broadcaster, children’s author and playwright. He is the presenter of the BBC Radio 4 programme Poetry Please, a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, President of the Poetry Society, and was awarded an OBE in 1997. He is known for his sharp humour and perfect comic timing.