Tonight Max will sleep in his wigwam in the garden. But things don't go well and Max has a bad night. Max Has a Bad Night is a low level phonics reading book. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this 200-word fiction story features a fully decodable text, suitable for ages 5 - 7. Max Has a Bad Night covers the second set of basic letters and sounds that children meet in Phase 3 of Letters and Sounds, the UK Government's synthetic phonics reading programme. Max Has a Bad Night is part of Ransom Reading Stars, a structured reading programme for children learning to read. The series has fifteen levels: four phonics levels (covering Letters and Sounds Phases 2 to 5) and eleven book band levels (Pink through to Lime).