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We are starting to read, The Wizard, the Ugly and the Book of Shame by Pablo Bernasconi.


First look at the picture in the document below. Just by looking at the picture, what do you know? What can you assume? What do you think is happening or going to happen?


Then look at the text. What extra information do you now know? Can you label the picture using any information that you have discovered from the text?

After the opening page you met some of the characters. Leitmeritz is a wizard and Chancery, also known as The Ugly, is his assistant. One day, Chancery mixes up the spells from The Red Book of Spells. Visitors ask the wizard to help them and he uses the Red Book of Spells to help them.


Read Toad's Story below.


What are the key events in the story?