All the penguins were perfect, apart from Percy. The other penguins all think Percy is a bit of a nuisance. This engaging story about a group of penguins explores themes of friendship and accepting each other’s differences. Designed to spark a love of reading, Reading Gems is a supplementary reading programme that supports a child’s learning at school. Featuring original stories, delightful characters and humorous illustrations, it is graded into four levels to perfectly suit a child’s reading ability from an emerging reader to a confident, independent reader. Parents and teachers can be reassured that children are reading books that support their ability, challenge their reading skills and encourage reading confidence with every word on the page. With comprehension activities and extra discussion topics to cement learning these books are loved by both children and parents and are perfect for supporting learning at school.
Working with acclaimed authors and consultants, QED Publishing's mission is simple – to create fresh, informative, high-quality books that will appeal to children, parents and teachers alike. Ever since QED’s inception in 2003, each book has been specifically designed to make learning exciting, stimulating and fun for children. QED's diverse range of titles covers everything from entertaining, innovative facts for the classroom to beautifully illustrated fiction that kids will want to take home. Get inspired and get learning – the fun starts here!