The Fastest Boy in the World by Elizabeth Laird
The Fastest Boy in the World Elizabeth Laird ebook
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Can the small bare-footed runner with the big heart do it? Eleven-year-old Solomon loves to run! It takes a long and exhausting day to walk there and, once in the city, the noise and bustle are overwhelming. Elizabeth Laird's book, set in Ethiopia, is well-written and should appeal to competent readers throughout upper KS2 and KS3. This issue's cover illustration is from Elmer's Weather by David McKee. Written by Guest (not verified) On the Thu, 14/01/2016 - 15:06. My rating: 2 of 5 stars Nominated for the Carnegie Medal 2015. Review This story is about an 11 year old boy called Solomon and he is from Ethiopia. This engaging novel covers a few highly significant days in the life of Solomon, an eleven-year-old Ethiopian schoolboy. Written by Guest (not verified) On the Tue, 01/12/2015 - 13:53. This book is very short and I read it in a couple of hours.. Thanks to Andersen Press for their help with this July cover. Review At the start, it is quite slow to get into the book. He takes a trip to the wonderful capital Addis Ababa. Written by Guest (not verified) On the Mon, 11/01/2016 - 14:46. Bethany Beaufort Co-operative Academy, Gloucestershire, This book the fastestboy in the world, is good but it is a bit boring. Review: The Fastest Boy in the World. Written by Guest (not verified) On the Thu, 28/01/2016 - 13:21. Review The main characters are Solomon, grandfather, Ato Alemu and cousin Wondu. Title: The Fastest Boy in the World Author: Elizabeth Laird Solomon runs everywhere – and always especially fast to school.