Alan Milson | Illustrated by Paul Könye
The Creature Kin Zen is on the star ship Voyager, exploring the outer galaxy. When the Voyager arrives on a new planet, Kin is part of the team that goes looking for new forms of life. They capture a bizarre alien creature, but it soon becomes clear that the creature has powers beyond those of its human captors. Who – or what – is in control of the ship? And does Kin hold the answer to the crew’s survival?
TAGS Facing an unknown threat; bravery; reaching out and communicating with aliens STAGE 06 B2 | Original story 80 pages | 12,9 x 19,8cm ISBN 978-987-1916-97-9
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Paula Smith | Illustrated by Elizabeth Botté
The Art Show Sophie loves painting and wants to become an artist, but her parents have other ideas. Her good friend Dorothy gives her some advice – ‘Show them that you are good enough to go to art college.’ She offers to help Sophie put on her own art show. While working to prepare for the show, Sophie discovers a sad secret about Dorothy’s past and decides to try to help her friend. It’s a life-changing time for both of them. Click to download answer key Click to download MP3 audio
TAGS Loving art; following your dreams; friendship; the importance of family STAGE 06 B2 | Original story 80 pages | 12,9 x 19,8cm ISBN 978-987-1916-98-6