Gladiator is the story of Marcus a slave whose only chance for freedom is to compete as a gladiator in Rome. Will he survive to see his mother again or suffer the same fate as his father? These highly motivating, action-packed visual texts will excite young readers. TreeTops Graphic Novels offer a different kind of reading challenge to engage 7-11 year olds. These historically-themed stories contain links to real events and non-fiction pages to give context and purpose to reading. The thought-provoking topics make these stories ideal for encouraging discussion and drama. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.
This book is in the following series:
Treetops reading series is aimed at older primary school readers, those aged 7 through to 11. It has a huge collection of levelled books, matched to the new National Curriculum and covering a wide range of subjects.
The Graphic Novels Series
Treetops Graphic Novels