The salt maker
Part of the Rising Stars Reading Planet series
Kathir lives with his grandmother by the sea where he harvests salt to sell at the market.
But one day, Kathir's donkey, Gobi, decides it's too hot to carry the heavy load to the market.
What can Kathir do to persuade Gobi to continue with this important task?
Find out in this charming tale set in India. The Salt Maker is part of the Galaxy range of books from Rising Stars Reading Planet.
Galaxy provides captivating fiction and non-fiction for Pink A to White band.
The rich collection of highly decodable books immerses children in a range of cross-curricular topics and genres.
Reading Planet books have been carefully levelled to support children in becoming fluent and confident readers.
Each book features useful notes and activities to support reading at home as well as comprehension questions to check understanding.
Reading age: 6-7 years