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Including ten fantastic thriller novels packed with twists and turns, the Robert Goddard Collection is sure to be a real treat for those who are yet to come across his action-packed stories. A great set also for those that have enjoyed Goddard?s work in the past, this collection is incredible value and includes the sensational Sight Unseen, a compelling historical mystery that earned wide acclaim. Featuring a fascinating array of heroes and villains, each of these books paints a dramatic scene riddled with crime, disaster and intrigue.
This endearing collection features ten gorgeous hardback books and makes a truly wonderful and very special gift for a small child, and the perfect addition to any 'first' bookshelf . In these gentle and charming picture books you'll discover jungle adventures and farmyard fun, fairy kingdoms and snowy lands and a cast of wonderful characters. Beautifully illustrated, the heart-warming stories explore themes of friendship and fun - themes that are perfect for little children as they start nursery and begin to make new friends.
Meet Matilda - a very clever, very special little girl with stupid, awful parents - and the evil Miss Trunchbull... Danny and his greedy, rich neighbour, Mr Victor Hazell... Boggis, Bunce and Bean, three of the nastiest farmers you could meet, and the super-smart Mr Fox... Undoubtedly the country's best-loved children's author, Roald Dahl's stories continue to delight, excite, shock, entertain and please generation after generation of children. For the first time we have gathered here the complete collection of his novels and each one has been repackaged to appeal to a whole new audience of children.
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Fact Attack Collection (collection)
The Fact Attack Collection is a bumper collection of books jam-packed with an impressive and vast selection of easy-to-read facts about every topic you could ever think of - from Mad Medicine and Incredible Inventions to Fantastic Football and Magnificent Monarchs. With other sports, school topics, animals and aliens also featuring, there will be a subject that is sure to appeal to all kinds of children in these bright, bold and entertaining books. A great addition to any family bookshelf, these books are ideal for helping children with homework and also gives them the opportunity to impress friends and family with their knowledge of facts!
Eight novels that will introduce readers to the enigmatic and vibrant nature of the science fiction and fantasy genres. All these books are still held in high esteem by today's authors, and you'll have the chance to meet vampires, demons and become immersed in fantastical worlds. This introductory set includes I Am Legend, The Name Of The Wind, The Lies of Locke Lamora, The Book Of The New Sun, Flowers For Algernon, Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep, Hyperion and Eric.
A collection of ten romance novels that are delightfully frothy yet remain well written and true-to-life, this set of ten Katie Fforde books is ideal for those who love romantic fiction and is great light reading for fans of Jill Mansell and Harriet Evans. Introducing you to Fforde's gently witty view of the world, each book develops an unforgettable heroine who is normally unlucky in love, such as the green fingered Perdita and the dizzy PA Jenny. Will they manage to find their man? Tales of love that are consistently Sunday Times bestsellers.
John Sandford is the pseudonym of Pulitzer Prize-winning John Roswell Camp and the ten intriguing thrillers in this collection are sure to appeal to any fan of crime fiction! With two charismatic protagonists, these novels are captivating and will lure the reader in. Lucas Davenport and Virgil Flowers are two homicide detectives who find themselves embroiled in far more than they bargain for when they investigate murders, some of the most evil kind. With twists and turns throughout the books, these novels are highly acclaimed and are sure to keep you hooked until the last page!
Please note that many of the books in this collection contain a smaller font that some customers may find difficult to read.
The Katie Flynn Collection is packed with ten heart-warming and moving reads about young people, their lives, love and jealousies. All the compelling stories are played out against the hardship and humour of a Liverpool background at the turn of the 20th century. Flynn's evocative style has won her an army of loyal supporters and after selling nearly a million books to date, she is now considered one of the best saga writers around. Sure to appeal to fans of Josephine Cox, the books are captivating and deliciously readable!
Mary Stewart has had a long and acclaimed writing career. Her novels have been bestsellers on both sides of the Atlantic and she has attracted devoted followers since Madam, Will You Talk? was first published in 1955. This introductory set features ten adventures - from a mysterious ritual murder on the beautiful island of Skye to a legend that becomes frighteningly real in a crumbling palace in the Lebanon. Expect romance, intrigue and plenty of escapism and join a throng of fans as you follow the author's deliciously dangerous path from the idyllic depths of the British countryside to the exotic shores of foreign lands. You're in for a real treat this summer!
Top Ten Worst...Set (collection)
The books featured in the Top Ten Worst Collection count down the ghastliest ghouls, most petrifying pirates, angriest animals, nastiest natural disasters and much, much more. The ten colourful books in the collection all contain humorous illustrations that complement the text superbly. Each title also explores the facts and science behind the subject as well as looking at their impact on the world at large. Books packed with fascinating facts for children interested in beasts, villains and warriors!
Sporting Legends Audio Collection - 5 CDs (collection)
If you want to be sure your children are getting their hands on some of the best children's fiction ever written then look no further... this impressive selection offers everything from Arthur Ransome's classic Pigeon Post (first published in 1940) to Mark Haddon's ground-breaking tale, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time*. This wide ranging selection will encourage readers to try many different authors and genres and will open their eyes to the host of excellent books available to them.
* N.B: Parental discretion is advised as this book contains some strong language.
Please be advised that these books contain some bad language.
From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very Interesting People series presents pocket-sized biographies of Britain's most fascinating and important characters. Following each life from childhood to death and exploring what it was that made them famous, the text includes up-to-date bibliographic references for further reading. Written by expert authors, these concise and authoritative biographies offer essential information as well as a fresh insight into those luminaries who have enlightened and enriched history, making the world what it is today.
Compact, easy to use and illustrated with stunning photography, these innovative guides deserve a place in every home. Invaluable for turning to for quick reference or for referring to for homework or project work, these books will be used again and again by the whole family.