The Barefoot Book of Pirates

Written by Richard Walker and Illustrated by Olwyn Whelan

This swashbuckling collection of pirate tales is brimful with drama and adventure on the high seas. Young children will meet fierce characters such as the captain in the German tale, Kobold and the Pirates ; others, like young Mochimitsu in the Japanese tale, are friendly and funny. They will also meet the infamous Grace O'Malley, one of Ireland's most feared pirates. Specially compiled for young readers, these tales are perfect for reading aloud.

Age Range 8 - 11 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
64
Publisher
Barefoot Books
Grade Level 2 - 6
ISBN
9781841481319
Lexile 840L
Themes