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  • Mega Mash-Up

    Product Code: MMUP
    Paperback 8 years +
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    This mini activity book is big on fun! It contains over 1,000 puzzles, jokes, questions and more.

    It also contains 500 stickers to use in the book or anywhere else your child fancies!
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Snake Prince and the Shape-Changer

    Jessica Gunderson

    Product Code: WZV2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    When a princess learns of her husband's secret past, he turns into a snake. The princess must be brave in order to help him. Can they work together to break the prince's curse? A young man is given a special shape-changing power. He and his brother use the new power to trick and take from others. Will they get caught and pay the price for their trickery?
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  • The Night Octopus

    Michael Dahl

    Product Code: WZL2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    During a visit to her great-aunt Glory, Simone is frightened of the curtains in the room where she sleeps. Like the movement of an octopus, the curtains curl and wave in the light breeze. As the night goes on, the curtains begin to look more and more like a pale, tentacled creature. But surely it is just Simone's imagination . . . Read this collection of scary stories to find out what happens to Simone and many others.
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  • Running Scared

    Emma Carlson-Berne

    Product Code: CQA2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Olivia likes running - when she's doing it for fun, that is. But when her friend convinces her to join the track team, Olivia panics. She's convinced she'll come last, and people will make fun of her. So Olivia starts dropping out in the middle of her races. When her aunt realises what she's doing, Olivia has to face her fears and quit running scared.
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  • Riptide Pride

    Brandon Terrell

    Product Code: CSX2
    Other 8 years +
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    Tane Kalana is a natural on the water. He rides waves with ease and looks good doing it. But being talented tends to put a target on your back, and Cody Hannigan has his sights set on taking Tane down a notch. Cody challenges him to a surfer showdown at Breaker Bay! The infamous surfing locale is known to be unpredictable and dangerous, but Tane is tired of Cody's bullying, and Cody won't leave Tane be unless he agrees to a standoff at sundown.
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  • The Grass Is Always Greener

    Michele Jakubowski

    Product Code: WZH2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    "Best friends Ashley Sanchez (Ash) and Ashley Taylor (Lee) agree that being a sister can be tough. What they don't agree on is which of them has it tougher. When they both argue that their situation is worse, the two girls decide to switch places for a day. Ash can't wait to spend time with Lee's cool older sister, Mallory. Lee is excited to bond with Ash's adorable baby brother, Sam. But when the sibling swap doesn't go as expected, will Ash and Lee still wish to trade places? "
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  • The Goblin in the Grass

    Xavier Bonet

    Product Code: WZG2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Having grown up watching her dad tend their lawn, Lisa has always wondered: where does the poison in weedkiller go after the weeds die? When Lisa has a dream one night about a monster that lives below their garden, she doesn't think anything of it - until she goes outside sees a grass goblin and plants with teeth and horrible, gleaming eyes. Is Lisa doomed forever or will she stop the garden madness? Read this collection of scary stories to find out what happens to Lisa and many others.
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  • Brushes and Basketballs

    Michele Jakubowski

    Product Code: BXJ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    "Feeling torn apart by the Taylor family's recent move, best friends Ashley Sanchez (Ash) and Ashlee Taylor (Lee) set out to find an activity they can enjoy together. Being so different from one another, this isn't as easy as it sounds. Ash wants to teach Lee some basketball moves, while Lee hopes to share her love of art with Ash. But sharing their hobbies doesn't go as planned, and soon Ash and Lee worry that they will never find the perfect activity for the two of them. "
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  • Track Team Titans

    Stephanie True Peters

    Product Code: CSJ2
    Other 8 years +
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    Track season is about to begin, and Gerald "Sully" Sullivan is ready and raring to run. But on the first day of team trials, no other students show up! If the Titans don't get more members, there won't be a track team. So Sully pays a visit to the other sports teams, hoping their star athletes will join. None of the other athletes think much of track and field. Sully will have to beat them at their own sports to change their minds...
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  • Paintball Punk

    Sean Tulien

    Product Code: CRJ2
    Other 8 years +
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    Chester Coyote is a very talented paintball player. Unfortunately, he would rather be a lone wolf than run with the pack. His team, the Wolves, is in the state paintball finals, but he isn't seeing eye-to-eye with his best friend, Cora Ramirez, the Wolves' team captain. Chester won't follow her orders, and his class-clown personality is turning the rest of the Wolves against him. If Chester doesn't decide to play well with others, he'll lose his friends, as well as the paintball championship.
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  • Full Court Pressure

    Jessica Gunderson

    Product Code: CQV2
    Other 8 years +
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    Star defensive player Zack Fuller is in a tough spot. His new Panthers teammates don't trust him. The players on the Bulldogs, his old squad, think he's a traitor for leaving. When the two teams face each other in the playoffs, Zack has to guard his former best friend. To make matters worse, the Panthers captain refuses to pass the ball to Zack. Caught between a Panther and a Bulldog, and in serious foul trouble, Zack will have to find a way to play through the pressure.
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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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  • Point-Blank Paintball

    Scott Ciencin

    Product Code: CQX2
    Other 8 years +
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    Peter and Noah Eccleston are identical twins, so it's no surprise they make the perfect paintball teammates. But when Coach Patterson offers them a chance to compete for a single spot on his elite paintball team, the brothers turn on each other. With markers blazing, the twins cut down the competition with ease. But when they finally face off against each other for a point-blank shootout, who will be the first to pull the trigger?
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  • The Hole Nine Yards

    Stacia Deutsch

    Product Code: WZI2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Shaker Street residents are finding holes all over their gardens. Are animals to blame? Are aliens?! Michael, Liv and Leo-the Mysterious Makers of Shaker Street-decide to investigate what's behind all the destroyed landscapes. After gathering some clues, the makers put their creativity and building know-how to work with a homemade metal detector. Will the makers' latest projects lead them to a space ship or a sinister neighbour? A glossary and reader questions provide support to the young reader, and when the story's over, readers can become makers themselves by re-creating the gadgets with instructions included at the end of the book.
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  • The Crazy Friend

    Kim Kane

    Product Code: WZA2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Ginger likes to play with Maisy, but when Maisy's bad behaviour makes a fun playdate turn bad, what can Ginger do to fix things?
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  • Blueberry Queen

    Marci Peschke

    Product Code: BXC2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    It's time for the annual Blueberry Festival, and Kylie Jean just knows she'd be the perfect Blueberry Queen.
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  • Fade to Black

    J. A. Darke

    Product Code: AEZ2
    Paperback 8 years +
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    Part of the Spine Shivers series, Fade to Black finds Mila Chun wishing she knew what to say to the boy she likes. After seeing her crippling shyness, Mila's best friend Junie hands her a script explaining how to talk to him. However, this script seems to be transporting Mila on to the set of a TV show.

    Before long, Mila is seeing flashes of light, hearing people talking and laughing and seeing looming faces stare down at her. Will she be able to figure out what's going on and defeat this sinister force before the credits roll?

    This scary story is perfect for introducing children to the horror genre.
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  • The New Friend

    Kim Kane

    Product Code: WZK2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Ginger is playing with Skye today. But what happens when Skye won't let her dad leave? Ginger will have to work hard to solve this problem!
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  • That's the Spirit!

    Stacia Deutsch

    Product Code: WYF2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    The brown house at the end of Shaker Street is a bit shady. Everyone who moves in gets scared off. Liv is convinced the house is haunted by the ghost of its late owner, General Pablo Carlos, but Michael doesn't buy it and Leo wants nothing to do with ghosts! One thing's for certain, something fishy is going on. The Mysterious Makers set to making a ghost detector to determine just what's behind the spirit on Shaker Street. Real-life makers can keep the fun going and create their own detector and levitating ghost with instructions at the end of the book, and a glossary and reader questions make this a great choice for libraries.
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  • Monster in the MailBox and Other Scary Tales

    Xavier Bonet

    Product Code: AKH2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Dory is brand new to her neighbourhood, so she's glad she still has a pet monster to keep her company. She tells the mailman about the monster but he doesn't believe her.

    Dory gets angry about his lack of belief so strives to show him, but then the mailbox is empty... Is the monster real or a figment of Dory's imagination? This is a collection of spooky stories for children who want to start reading (lighter) horror.
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  • Red Riding Hood

    Victor Rivas

    Product Code: ALQ2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    One morning, young Ruby sets out to visit her grandma's house. She wears a Red Riding Hood to protect her from the forest's evil creatures. But will it? A hungry, old wolf has some evil plans of his own.
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