Cambridge Reading is a major new reading scheme providing stimulating books and support materials for the teaching of reading throughout the primary years. Key features include: a coherent yet flexible structure for teaching and learning; a variety of attractive picture books; a balance of text types and genres, including stories, poems and information books; an integrated phonics programme; comprehensive support materials.The thirty Beginning to Read books give children a first experience of reading. In All Fall Down! by Juliet Partridge, a small girl uses cardboard boxes to make models of animals and objects. Ian Newsham’s lively illustrations bring out the humour of her efforts. Much imagination is needed to link the constructions with her intentions and children will identify with this situation.