The Book of World Facts (Cambridge Reading Adventures)


WOOCS 2.1.9


Anita Ganeri

This book is full of all sorts of amazing facts about the world we live in.

Purple Band texts like The Book of World Facts have developed to include storylines which often reflect character and/or author viewpoint. This offers opportunities to discuss character motivation and response.

Non-fiction texts like The Book of World Facts offer more in-depth information and technically advanced vocabulary than what readers will have previously encountered in other bands.

  • Every book has detailed teacher’s notes inside the back cover for lesson guidance and information.
  • Early and Transitional Teacher’s Guides provide full guidance and resources for managing and assessing every child’s reading.
  • Content is carefully selected for children all around the world in terms of topics, values, cultural sensitivity and child interest.
  • Choice of content links in with international curricula – Cambridge Primary, IB Primary Years Program and the International Primary Curriculum.

Additional information




Cambridge University Press

Publication date

January 2016