The First King of England in a Dress

byAmy Robinson, Chip ChipIllustratorDave Hingley

Paperback | July 14, 2017

The First King of England in a Dress by Amy Robinson
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1,000 years ago, before England had been invented... could a Viking king rule the Saxons who hated him?

Ethelred misses his mum. She was stolen from him by something worse than Vikings. So when a stranger asks his dad for a bed for the night, he is naturally nervous.

But when the stranger and Ethelred start sharing stories of giants, frogs and magic, it isn’t long before they discover surprising secrets about each other...

Will Ethelred get his mum back?
How will their adventure affect the future of the country of England?
And just why is King Knut dressed like

Find out by reading and joining in the story of The First King of England... in a Dress!

Written by storytellers Amy Robinson and Chip Colquhoun, the stars of the Oxford Reading Tree's Traditional Tales videos watched and loved by children aged 4-11 across the world.

Amy has been telling stories ever since she could speak - in fact, she didn't speak at all until she was ready to speak a complete sentence! She studied English at the University of Cambridge, where she met Chip - and they had fun writing, directing, and acting in musical plays together. She then trained to be a teacher, but soon deci...
Title:The First King of England in a DressFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:186 pages, 7.81 X 5.06 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:186 pages, 7.81 X 5.06 X 0.4 inPublished:July 14, 2017Publisher:Snail TalesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1999752309

ISBN - 13:9781999752309

Appropriate for ages: 7

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