Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Horrid Henry hates car journeys – especially when it means going to visit Prissy Polly and Pimply Paul, and missing Rude Ralph’s birthday party. Watch out, Mum and Dad, because Henry is prepared to do whatever it takes to get out of this trip.