Rocket Your Child Into Reading: New Ideas, Great Tips & Fun Games For Reading Success

by Jackie French

On Sale: 25/08/2004



About the Book

the book every parent and teacher should own. Written in Jackie French inimitable style, one of the aims of this book is to help parents and teachers identify children reading difficulties and then suggest ways to deal with them. the book is full of useful and practical solutions, rather than long, dense paragraphs dripping with educational theory and difficult words that are hard to pronounce. Jackie draws on her own experience of being dyslexic to show that there are many fun and rewarding ways to improve your child reading abilities and stimulate a love of books.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780207199264
  • ISBN 10: 0207199264
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - AU
  • On Sale: 25/08/2004
  • Pages: 208
  • List Price: 19.95 AUD


Jackie French AM is an award-winning writer, wombat negotiator, the 2014–2015 Australian Children's Laureate and the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. In 2016 Jackie became a Member of the Order of Australia for her contribution to children's literature and her advocacy for youth literacy. She is regarded as one of Australia's most popular children's authors and writes across all genres — from picture books, history, fantasy, ecology and sci-fi to her much loved historical fiction for a variety of age groups. ‘Share a Story' was the primary philosophy behind Jackie's two-year term as Laureate.

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