Egmont UK has launched a new range of storybooks, all designed to be read in ten minutes and featuring a variety of licensed characters.
Six 10 Minute Tales have been released, with each developed around three stages of reading - Read Aloud, Read Alone and Read Along.
The initiative allows children to build confidence in their reading skills and has text which the adult can read aloud to the child, text which the child can read independently and read aloud text.
Licensed properties such as Thomas & Friends, Timmy Time, Waybuloo, Fireman Sam, Guess with Jess and Ben 10 all appear. Titles include Chloe the Caterpillar, Timmy's Jigsaw, Going Bananas, Ben 10 Alien Force Undercover and The Great Fire of Pontypandy.