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by | Jan 31, 2020

Book of the Month: Read with Oxford comic books

These imaginative new Read with Oxford comic books are full of fun characters and engaging storylines, from sneaking past ticklish octopuses to getting the cuddly bumbles home in time for tea. Each book includes two awesome adventures that are presented in a colourful and accessible comic book format, making them a great way to engage reluctant readers.

The carefully levelled phonics-based texts have been specially written so that your 5–7-year-old can read them on their own, to help develop reading confidence.

The books include lots of guidance for you, to help you support your child with reading, including tips for before, during and after reading the books, and lots of fun activities and quizzes to accompany each adventure.

Win two Read with Oxford comic books!

To celebrate the publication of these exciting new Read with Oxford comic books, we’re giving one lucky winner the chance to win both books!

Lots of comic books characters have special powers – just like the four quirky friends from Pip, Lop, Mip, Bop. For a chance to win two Read with Oxford comic books, we want to know what special power your child would love to have. Simply comment on the pinned competition post at the top of the Oxford Owl Facebook page to enter.

UK residents only. Entry closes at 11.59pm on Sunday 23rd February 2020.
Terms and Conditions apply (PDF).

About Read with Oxford

Read with Oxford offers an exciting range of carefully levelled reading books to build your child’s reading confidence. The series has been specially designed for parents by our reading experts, using easy-to-follow Stages to help you choose which books to use at home to support your child – from their first steps in phonics all the way through to being independent readers.

Explore the books, get advice on how to help your child learn to read, and find lots of fun activities to engage and support them on Oxford OwlNot sure which Read with Oxford Stage is right for your child? Try our simple test >

Book extras

Explore the Read with Oxford comic books

Please note: all book links lead to more information on Amazon.co.uk

Pip, Lop, Mip, Bop

Read with Oxford: Stage 3

Join Pip, Lop, Mip and Bop on two fun adventures in the garden! Can the friends come to the rescue when they discover a star has fallen from the sky or when the bumbles get trapped in a moat?

Want to take a look before you buy? Download a free sample.

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Looga and Barooga

Read with Oxford: Stage 4

Join best friends Looga and Barooga on two awesome adventures as they use their imaginations to face their fears!

Meet dragons, giants, clowns and an ice queen as Looga whisks them up into the clouds to find out where thunder comes from, and join them as they set out for Soap Island to overcome Barooga’s fear of water.

Want to take a look before you buy? Download a free sample.

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