Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell risked their lives to look after the wounded and the dying. They proved that bravery in wartime isn't just about fighting and winning battles.
* White/Band 10 books have more complex sentences and figurative language.
* Text type - A dual biography.
* A glossary on page 29 defines difficult words.
* A timeline on pages 30 and 31 allows children to recap the events of the gallant lives.
* Curriculum links - History: `the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods [for example, ... Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell].'
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 90 g
Dimensions: 170 x 210 x 3 mm