Fred is far too busy playing his game to pay attention to Mum’s boring story about Queen Aethelflaed. That is, until he realises she was a warrior queen! From building strong towns with impressive defenses to defeating powerful Viking forces, Queen Aethelflead led her troops to many spectacular victories. She inspired so many people, and even gives Fred a few tips for his game …
Highly engaging, illustrated picture book to be read out loud to children aged 6–7
Ideal for reading aloud at home with your child
Helps expose your child to rich language and curriculum-linked vocabulary
Includes key terms from History and the topic area of Anglo Saxons and Vikings
Part of the Bug Club reading series used in over 3500 schools
‘These books are a great start to addressing the wider curriculum and the vocabulary issues that schools are identifying.’ - Assistant Head, Primary Academy
The Bug Club Shared books are highly engaging, beautifully illustrated stories designed to be read out loud to children. The programme exposes children to rich, curriculum-linked vocabulary, helping to build an understanding across school subjects and cultivate a love for reading.