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Lucy and the Paper Pirates – Resources

Image of Lucy and the Paper Pirates with some pens laid around it

From Pat Hutchins, beloved author of the timeless classics Rosie’s Walk and The Wind Blew, comes her touching last story Lucy and the Paper Pirates, with stunning illustrations by Jessica Meserve. Encourage independent reading and inspire a love of storytelling with this warm and funny adventure. Jam-packed with beautiful illustrations and funny stories, perfect for reluctant readers and KS1!


What does a princess have in common with a rabble of swashbuckling pirates? Or a knight? Or even a fire-breathing dragon? They’ve all been cut out from their stories! And the princess isn’t happy about it. Not one little bit. Now it’s up to Lucy to help them resolve their squabbles and untangle the endings to their stories.


Click here to download our free resource pack for KS1 lessons, including visual extracts from the book, reading questions and activities.

Click here to download free activity sheets.