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Sci Fi for Kids

  • Max Jupiter

    Alison Reynolds

    Product Code: COJ2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Max Jupiter and his family race to save Earth from an asteroid in this exciting first chapter book.

    Max has been accepted into a brand new space school and he's excited to start learning about new and exciting things - but then he realises the school is being secretly run by villains and they're intent on destroying Earth...

    Will Max and his family be able to save the day before it's too late?
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  • Trouble on Venus

    Raymond Bean

    Product Code: APJ2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Starr and her family have explored space before, but nothing could have prepared them for Venus. It's a mysterious planet covered by clouds and, up until now, no one has ever even seen the surface. When the other kids on board start bullying Starr, the mission becomes harder than she ever imagined.
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  • The Hunger Games

    Suzanne Collins

    Product Code: ADGHR
    Paperback 13 years +
    (2)
    This title is first in the ground-breaking "Hunger Games" trilogy. Set in a dark vision of the near future, a terrifying reality TV show is taking place. Twelve boys and twelve girls are forced to appear in a live event called The Hunger Games. There is only one rule: kill or be killed. When sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen steps forward to take her younger sister's place in the games, she sees it as a death sentence. But Katniss has been close to death before. For her, survival is second nature.
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  • The Iron Man

    Ted Hughes

    Product Code: BYYYC
    Hardback
    The Iron Man came to the top of the cliff. Where had he come from? Nobody knows. How was he made? Nobody knows. Mankind must put a stop to the dreadful destruction by the Iron Man and set a trap for him, but he cannot be kept down. Then, when a terrible monster from outer space threatens to lay waste to the planet, it is the Iron Man who finds a way to save the world.
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  • Tin

    Padraig Kenny

    Product Code: BMWBC
    Paperback
    Christopher is 'Proper': a real boy with a real soul, orphaned in a fire. He works for an engineer, a maker of the eccentric, loyal and totally individual mechanicals who are Christopher's best friends. But after a devastating accident, a secret is revealed and Christopher's world is changed for ever ... What follows is a remarkable adventure, as Christopher discovers who he really is, and what it means to be human.
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  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    Douglas Adams

    Product Code: AUMRZ
    Paperback 12 years +
    One Thursday lunchtime, the Earth gets unexpectedly demolished to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. It's the final straw for Arthur Dent, who has already had his house bulldozed that morning. But for Arthur, that is only the beginning...

    In the seconds before global obliteration, Arthur is plucked from the planet by his friend Ford Prefect - and together the pair venture out across the galaxy on the craziest, strangest road trip of all time.
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  • Eve of Man

    Tom Fletcher

    Product Code: BTXSB
    Paperback
    Eve of Man is the first explosive book in a brand-new trilogy by bestselling authors Giovanna and Tom Fletcher.

    Eve is no ordinary 16-year-old girl. She lives alone in the Tower under the strict gaze of the Mothers, because she is the last girl on Earth. Now it's time for Eve to face her destiny.

    Three males have been selected and the future of humanity lies in her hands. She always accepted her fate. Until she meets Bram. Eve wants control over her life, she wants freedom. But how do you choose between love and the future of the human race?
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  • The Infinite Lives of Maisie Day

    Christopher Edge

    Product Code: BOHRL
    Paperback
    How do you know you really exist? It's Maisie's birthday and she can't wait to open her presents. She's hoping for the things she needs to build her own nuclear reactor. But she wakes to an empty house and outside the front door is nothing but a terrifying, all-consuming blackness. Trapped in an ever-shifting reality, Maisie knows that she will have to use the laws of the universe and the love of her family to survive. And even that might not be enough... A mind-bending mystery for anyone who's ever asked questions. From the author of The Many Worlds of Albie Bright and The Jamie Drake Equation. Cover illustration by Matt Saunders.
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  • Star Wars: Death Star Battle

    Egmont Publishing UK

    Product Code: AUMDF
    Paperback
    Join Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca and the rest of the Rebel Alliance in their desperate battle against the Empire's ultimate battlestation, the Death Star! Featuring beautiful full-colour illustrations, this Young Readers book is perfect for little Star Wars fans who are ready to read on their own.
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  • The Fall of Crazy House

    James Patterson

    Product Code: CBIWX
    Paperback
    SEQUEL TO NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER CRAZY HOUSE Twin sisters Becca and Cassie barely escaped the Crazy House alive. Now they're trained, skilled fighters who fear nothing - not even the all-powerful United regime. Together, the sisters hold the key to defeating the despotic government and freeing the people of the former United States. But to win this war, will the girls have to become the very thing they hate?
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  • Catching Fire

    Suzanne Collins

    Product Code: ADGHS
    Paperback
    (1)
    This is the second book in the ground-breaking "Hunger Games" trilogy. After winning the brutal Hunger Games, Katniss and Peeta return to their district, hoping for a peaceful future. But their victory has caused rebellion to break out ...and the Capitol has decided that someone must pay. As Katniss and Peeta are forced to visit the districts on the Capitol's Victory Tour, the stakes are higher than ever. Unless they can convince the world that they are still lost in their love for each other, the consequences will be horrifying. Then comes the cruelest twist: the contestants for the next Hunger Games are announced, and Katniss and Peeta are forced into the arena once more.
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  • Captain Underpants: Three More Wedgie-Powered Adventures in One (Books 4-6)

    Dav Pilkey

    Product Code: BRPIX
    Paperback
    One bumper book with three times the wedgie power! Bind-up of three best-selling titles featuring everyone's favourite super-hero, including: Captain Underpants and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Woman Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 1
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  • The Wild Robot Escapes

    Peter Brown

    Product Code: BROXX
    Paperback
    'An Iron Man style fable for our age' Piers Torday on THE WILD ROBOT The sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Wild Robot, by award-winning author Peter Brown Roz is no ordinary robot. After being washed up on the shore of a remote and wild island, she learned to adapt and make it her home, befriend its animal inhabitants and even adopt a small orphaned gosling, Brightbill. But a new life is now beginning for Roz - she has been taken away, far away from her island, back to civilisation. Where she must pretend that she is a robot like any other - there to follow orders and to carry out tasks on the farm where she now works. She knows she must never let anyone find out who she really is. And more than anything, she must find a way to escape, back to the island and her beloved Brightbill - a journey that will be fraught with danger and drama, and some very unexpected surprises ...
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  • Johnny and the Dead

    Terry Pratchett

    Product Code: BQBIG
    Paperback
    Sell the cemetery? Over their dead bodies . . . Not many people can see the dead (not many would want to). Twelve-year-old Johnny Maxwell can. And he's got bad news for them: the council want to sell the cemetery as a building site. But the dead have learnt a thing or two from Johnny. They're not going to take it lying down . . . especially since it's Halloween tomorrow. Besides, they're beginning to find that life is a lot more fun than it was when they were . . . well . . . alive. Particularly if they break a few rules . . . The second book in the Johnny Maxwell trilogy.
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  • Escape from Mr Lemoncello's Library

    Chris Grabenstein

    Product Code: BGLNL
    Paperback
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets A Night in the Museum in this the action-packed New York Times bestseller from Chris Grabenstein, coauthor of I Funny and other bestselling series with James Patterson! Kyle Keeley is a huge fan of all games - board games, word games, and particularly video games. His hero, Luigi Lemoncello, the most famous and creative gamemaker in the world, is the genius behind the town's new library that is as much a home for tech and trickery as it is for stories. Kyle wins a spot at a puzzle-packed lock-in on the library's opening night. But when morning comes, the doors stay locked. Kyle and the other kids must solve every clue and figure out every secret riddle to find the hidden escape route ...!
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  • George and the Blue Moon

    Lucy Hawking

    Product Code: AXCZN
    Paperback
    George and his best friend, Annie have been selected as junior astronauts - part of a programme that trains up young people for a trip to Mars in the future. This is everything they've ever wanted - they get to be a part of up-to-the minute space discoveries and meet a bunch of new friends who are as fascinated by the universe as they are. But when they arrive at space camp, George and Annie quickly learn that strange things are happening - on Earth as well as up in our skies. Mysterious space missions are happening in secret, and the astronaut training they're undertaking gets scarier and scarier ...The fifth adventure in this series by Lucy and Stephen Hawking - also containing up-to-the-minute scientific facts and information by the world's leading scientists.
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  • Mockingjay

    Suzanne Collins

    Product Code: ADGHT
    Paperback
    This is the final book in the ground-breaking "Hunger Games" trilogy. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she's made it out of the bloody arena alive, she's still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what' worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is safe either. Not Katniss' family, not her friends, not the people of District 12.
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  • Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel (New)

    Eoin Colfer

    Product Code: CBRBT
    Paperback
    *Soon to be a major film!* Join the world of Artemis Fowl, the number one bestseller by Eoin Colfer. AT JUST TWELVE YEARS OLD, ARTEMIS FOWL IS A CRIMINAL GENIUS. No scheme is too dastardly, no plot too devious. And he's just discovered that fairies are real. Poor fairies. But these are not the cuddly creatures of bedtime stories. They are armed. They are dangerous. And when Artemis captures Captain Holly Short for her fairy gold, he messes with the wrong elf. Holly isn't armed but she's incredibly dangerous, and pretty annoyed with all the kidnapping. Artemis Fowl is about to find out that fairies fight back . . . Let the misadventure begin. 'Fast-paced, tongue in cheek . . . laugh-out-loud' - Sunday Times 'A huge hit' - The Guardian 'Artemis is a brilliant creation' - Anthony Horowitz ***Winner of the WHSmith Children's Book of the Year Award and Children's Book of the Year at the Children's Book Awards. Shortlisted for the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year Award.*** This graphic novel adaptation of the internationally best-selling novel offers an exciting look inside both Fowl Manor and Haven City as it follow Artemis Fowl's battle against a cast of creatures beyond your wildest imagination.
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  • Minecraft: Deep Dive (Minecraft Woodsword Chronicles #3)

    Nick Eliopulos

    Product Code: BZNAV
    Paperback
    The gang from Woodsword Middle School have re-entered the world of Minecraft, and this time they're taking the plunge to discover the secrets of the ocean biome. When the friends follow a treasure map, they find their underwater quest ties in perfectly with their new school science project. But trouble quickly threatens to sink them in both worlds! For fans of the Minecraft game, Jumanji and Wreck it Ralph.
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  • The Fever Code

    James Dashner

    Product Code: BGZRK
    Paperback 12 years +
    The world has ended: the earth is scorched, and fever rages through the population. Out of the chaos, a boy emerges with the power to change everything: Thomas. This is the start of his story. An electrifying Maze Runner prequel, The Fever Code holds all the answers: How did WICKED find the Gladers? Who are Group B? Whose side are Thomas and Teresa really on? Lies will be exposed. Secrets uncovered. Loyalties proven. You'll never see the truth coming ...
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  • Star Wars: AT-AT Attack

    Egmont Publishing UK

    Product Code: AUMDG
    Paperback
    Luke Skywalker does some fast flying as he protects Hoth's rebel base from the Empire. This level 1 early reader retells classic scenes from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back as the rebels face off against the Empire's dreaded mechanical AT-ATs. Featuring beautiful full-colour illustrations, this Young Readers book is perfect for little Star Wars fans who are ready to read on their own. Perfect for ages five and upwards. Collect them all: Star Wars: Escape from Darth Vader (Young Readers Level 1); Star Wars: Ewoks Join the Fight (Young Readers Level 1); Star Wars: Rescue from Jabba's Palace (Young Readers Level 2); Star Wars: Use the Force! (Young Readers Level 2); and, Star Wars: Death Star Battle (Young Readers Level 2).
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  • The Bunker Diary

    Kevin Brooks

    Product Code: AGDTY
    Paperback 13 years +
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    Winner of the 2014 CILIP Carnegie Medal, The Bunker Diary is award-winning, young adult writer Kevin Brooks' pulse-pounding exploration of what happens when your worst nightmare comes true - and how you can survive...

    'I can't believe I fell for it. It was still dark when I woke up this morning. As soon as my eyes opened I knew where I was. A low-ceilinged rectangular building made entirely of whitewashed concrete. There are six little rooms along the main corridor. There are no windows. No doors. The lift is the only way in or out. What's he going to do to me? What am I going to do? If I'm right, the lift will come down in five minutes.'

    It did. Only this time it wasn't empty...
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  • Jedi Academy 8

    Amy Ignatow

    Product Code: BZMZO
    Paperback
    As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal entries, Christina Starspeeder takes us on a new adventure at an all-new Jedi Academy campus! Christina survived her first year at her new school... Barely. Studying under one of the coolest Jedi mentors in the world (Skia Ro) and her sassy droid is hard enough. A new year, with even more new classes, teachers and adventures? That might be more than this young Padawan can handle!
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  • Renegades

    Marissa Meyer

    Product Code: BWIDU
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    Secret identities. Extraordinary powers. She wants vengeance. He wants justice. The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies-humans with extraordinary abilities-who emerged from the ruins of a crumbled society and established peace and order where chaos reigned. As champions of justice, they remain a symbol of hope and courage to everyone . . . except the villains they once overthrew. Nova has a reason to hate the Renegades, and she is on a mission for vengeance. As she gets closer to her target, she meets Adrian, a Renegade boy who believes in justice-and in Nova. But Nova's allegiance is to a villain who has the power to end them both. From Marissa Meyer, author of the #1 New York Times-bestselling Heartless, comes Renegades a high-stakes world of adventure, passion, danger, and betrayal.
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