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  • The Ultimate Survival Guide to Monsters Under the Bed

    Mitch Frost

    Product Code: MUTB
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    A guide to making friends with the monsters under your bed...

    This picture book will help reassure children who are frightened that something bad lurks under their bed by encouraging them to form friendships with these beasts - especially when they discover they could be blue monsters, doughnut monsters or even dancing robot monsters!

    This is the perfect book for anyone, big or small, who's ever been afraid of what lurks in their room at night...
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  • The Tempest

    William Shakespeare

    Product Code: AAW3
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    HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. `We are such stuff As dreams are made on; and our little life Is rounded with a sleep.' Magical and dreamlike in its tone, Shakespeare's The Tempest begins with a storm of epic proportions and a shipwreck. Banished from Italy, Prospero lives on a remote island with his daughter. Using his magic, he vows to seek revenge on the injustice dealt to him by his brother, but in doing so, Shakespeare questions the difficulty of distinguishing `men' from `monsters', and the realities of justice.
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  • The Sleepover

    Michele Jakubowski

    Product Code: WZU2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    "Busy with school, sports and dance practices, best friends Ashley Sanchez (Ash) and Ashlee Taylor (Lee) haven't seen each other in two whole weeks! When they decide to host a sleepover party together to reunite, they each have big - and very different - ideas of how it should go. Can the two girls make their plans align in time to put on a fabulous sleepover party? "
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  • Gracie LaRoo Goes to School

    Marsha Qualey

    Product Code: CCA2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Gracie LaRoo is famous, especially to her alma mater! But when they ask her to come to speak to the students, Gracie is more than a little nervous. Sure enough, the minute she arrives, she encounters the tough headteacher that used to be hard on her back in her schooldays and then a coach who thinks synchronized swimming is a joke. The worst, though, is finding out she has to speak in front of an entire auditorium of unruly piglets. Will Gracie be able to keep her cool, remember she's a star and make it through the day?
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  • Penny and the Peas

    Nina de Polonia

    Product Code: WXG2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Penny loves weekends with Pa. But Penny doesn't like the peas Pa has made for dinner. Who will eat the peas?
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  • Middle Eastern Migration

    Deborah Kent

    Product Code: CMR2
    Paperback 8 years +
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    Middle Eastern Migration will consider the millions of displaced people in the region, including Palestinian refugees from Israeli Conflicts, Iraqi and Afghan refugees from current wars, and Kurdish migration to Europe, Armenia, Turkey etc.
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  • London for Dogs

    Sarah Guy

    Product Code: LFDG
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    If you're a dog owner living in London (or even if you're planning a visit with a pooch in tow), this pocket-sized book contains over 120 ideas for things to do in the nation's capital (and beyond) with your four-legged friend.

    Organised around each borough from north to south and east to west, this book highlights a selection of cafes, pubs and restaurants that are dog friendly and a whole host of walks for you to enjoy.

    It showcases some of London's lesser-known green spaces and is also bursting with ideas for weekend activities such as the Lee Valley dog agility course (which features jumps, hoops and a high walk). There are also suggestions for lazier weekends with recommendations of behaviourists, groomers and dog boutiques for when you really want to treat your canine.
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  • Me, Too!

    Lucinda Cotter

    Product Code: CEU2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Cam's little sister, Rosie, is always copying him! But will he miss her when she starts to copy someone else?
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  • StarChaser

    Angie Sage

    Product Code: BMD2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    Return to the world of TodHunter Moon for her next adventure! The third book in the blockbuster fantasy series from number one bestselling author Angie Sage. Alice TodHunter Moon, known as Tod, had thought everything could go back to normal now that they had thwarted the plans of the evil sorcerer, Oraton-Marr, and saved the last ever Orm Egg. She was looking forward to settling back into her life at the Wizard Tower and learning all the Magyk she could. But what no one realised was that without the Orm Egg safely embedded in the heart of the Magykal Ways, all the Magyk in the world would begin to fade. Can Tod find a way to reverse the destruction? Could the mysterious StarChaser spell be the key? Or will the Magyk be lost forever? A stunning conclusion to this enchanting trilogy, Angie Sage's latest adventure combines wondrous storytelling, breathtaking action and a heroine like no other.
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  • A Dog Called Grk

    Josh Lacey

    Product Code: AZJ2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    When Tim finds an abandoned little dog outside his house, he can't just leave him there, even though his parents hate the idea of pets in their house. But it turns out that this is no mere homeless pooch - he's Grk, the missing pet of the ambassador of Stanislavia. Tim wants to reunite them, but it means that he will become embroiled in the dangerous politics of a secretive Eastern European country. It's not long before Tim finds himself breaking into a high-security prison, flying a helicopter, and making a nail-biting race for the border - all for the love of a very special dog. Shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award.
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  • Ukulele Liam

    Lucinda Cotter

    Product Code: XAK2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Liam plays his new ukelele well. Yet when he plays for his class, some of the students make fun of him. Ashamed, Liam stops playing his instrument. Will he change his mind after his teacher invites a special youth orchestra to his school?
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  • The Sea of Lost Books

    Michael Dahl

    Product Code: ANK2
    Paperback 8 years +
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    The world's largest collection of deadly and dangerous books just got better! Our popular series The Library of Doom is back with a new name and longer stories. More drama and adventure await you in these hi/low novels. Return to the Library of Doom, where the librarian's exploits merge heart-pounding tales for less-confident readers with high quality illustrations. These scary stories will leave young readers wanting more. Each title includes discussion questions and writing prompts.
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  • Ghostly Goalie

    Thomas Kingsley Troupe

    Product Code: AFY2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    Shortly after the Markles move in and open their antique shop, the small town of Two Mile Creek starts to change.

    Meanwhile, four children have formed a friendship and have discovered that an old hockey puck that was sold from the antique store is haunted - but why?
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  • The Arsenal ABC

    Product Code: RSNL
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    Gunnersaurus is here to talk young Gunners fans through the ABC of Arsenal Football Club! He looks over the North London team's greatest players, best wins and unbelievable trophy successes. Who can forget skill of Thierry Henry, the goalscoring prowess of Ian Wright of the unbeatable talent of 2004's Invincibles team?
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  • Avalanche Freestyle

    Scott Ciencin

    Product Code: CQY2
    Other 8 years +
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    Rich kid Tony Jay is a shoe-in to win the Silver Falls snowboarding tournament, but his biggest rival, Jack Hewlitt, can't afford to enter. Tony may be spoiled, but he knows that victory means nothing if you don't beat the best. So, he agrees to hold a one-on-one freestyle run with Jack on top of the Silver Falls Mountains. But just when things start to heat up, a massive avalanche threatens to put both boys on ice, turning their friendly competition into a race for their lives.
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  • Cheer Challenge

    Ronda Redman

    Product Code: CQB2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Amanda has always dreamed of being captain of a cheerleading squad, and this year she is! But she soon realises that being captain is harder than she thought. Not only does she have to lead the squad, she has to inspire them - and that's hard work.
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  • Heroes

    Robert Cormier

    Product Code: AAM3
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    'What if I told him I am not the hero he thinks I am . . .?' Maimed and disfigured whilst fighting in the World War Two, young Francis Cassavant is returning to his hometown as a hero. But one who must hide both his face and his identity. For his past holds a bitter secret, one which he has vowed to revenge and which he can resolve only through his final, desperate plan: to destroy the man who betrayed him as a boy. Left without a face or a future, but sustained by his deep sense of shame, Francis watches. He thinks of the gun in his duffel bag and waits, alone, for the return of another supposed hero. Praise for Robert Cormier: The Chocolate War 'This is a tour de force and tour de force of realism' - Times The Bumblebee Flies Away 'A novel you are unlikely to forget' - Times
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  • Meeting Milly

    Lucinda Cotter

    Product Code: CEV2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Engage Literacy is the new reading scheme from Raintree that introduces engaging and contemporary content to motivate and support early readers while providing a reliable and instructional framework. All titles are precisely levelled, with new vocabulary being introduced and reinforced throughout the levels. This is a level 20 fiction title in the Purple book band level.
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  • Cycling Champion

    Eduardo Garcia

    Product Code: AEJ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Austin wants to follow in his brothers' footsteps by winning a sports trophy so decides to join a local cycling club.

    He puts himself up for a Tour-de-France-style bike race but to do this, he'll need to find a bike, train hard and learn how to pace himself on the course - and that's before he has to deal with a bully who wants him out of the club...
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  • The Boy Who Was It

    Michael Dahl

    Product Code: WYQ2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    A game of tag turns monstrous one night in the forested village of Pine Bluff, where kids who are it for too long transform into something terrifying. When little Mateo goes missing after being it, the kids begin to worry who the next victim will be only to discover that the truth may be scarier than they thought! Follow Mateo and others in this collection of scary stories.
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  • Joke Splat Trifold

    Product Code: JSPL
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    Joke Splat is a pocket-sized book with a sticky, stretchy and addictive-to-touch splat right in the centre of its cover.

    The wiro-bound book is packed with jokes, pranks and funny activities that will provide children with hours of entertainment.
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  • Super Fluffy to the Rescue

    Gina Bellisario

    Product Code: WYC2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    As a superhero, Ellie can stop almost any foe except for boredom. When all her friends are busy, Ellie has a brilliant idea: she'll use her parents' latest invention, the Ultra Animator, to bring Super Fluffy, her favorite stuffed animal, to life. But when the Ultra Animator also animates Doomsday, the super villain from Ellie's favorite comic book, she has bigger problems to deal with. Can Ellie save Winkopolis from destruction, or does this spell DOOM for her hometown?
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  • Pirate Lessons

    Wendy Graham

    Product Code: WXJ2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Engage Literacy is the new reading scheme from Raintree that introduces engaging and contemporary content to motivate and support early readers while providing a reliable and instructional framework. All titles are precisely levelled, with new vocabulary being introduced and reinforced throughout the levels. This is a level 20 fiction title in the Purple book band level.
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  • Gracie LaRoo at Pig Jubilee

    Marsha Qualey

    Product Code: CBQ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Gracie LaRoo is the youngest pig to make it to the Pig Jubilee in synchronized swimming. As the star of her team, the Water Sprites, the pressure is on! But Gracie can't seem to concentrate and land her signature move, the one sure to lead them to victory. Gracie has to find a way to get her concentration back, find her confidence and land the move to bring home the gold medal and to make her team proud.
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