Recommended for Key Stage 2 (ages 7+)

Award-winning author Catherine Barr has an infectious enthusiasm for facts and information. Inspired by her 10 Reasons series, here she discusses ten things she loves about the city of Bradford and the reasons behind these, encouraging children to think about the city and what they love most about it.

About The Author

Catherine Barr

Following a degree in ecology, and with a passion for environmental issues, Catherine worked for Greenpeace International for many years. She coordinated campaigns on endangered species, spending time in Asia and the Amazon with local Greenpeace teams. Catherine began writing children’s books after being unable to find the story of evolution for her primary-aged daughters.  She now writes picture books full time, hoping to inspire curiosity and conversation in younger children about the natural world.