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Our children's fiction books and short stories for kids are sure to inspire a love of reading from a very early age. We have exciting chapter books for kids and the best young adult fiction books around. You can find some of your favourite children's fiction available at fantastic prices.

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Fiction Books for Kids

  • David Walliams Mega-tastic CD Story Collection - 32 CDs

    David Walliams

    Product Code: DWMG
    Audio 9 years +
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    David Walliams' Dahl-esque books are hugely popular with children and many of them have been adapted into hit BBC shows. Here are nine of his books in audiobook format, so the whole family can listen and laugh to them - wherever you go!

    Coming in a handy tin, the collection includes The Boy in the Dress, Mr Stink, Billionaire Boy, Gangsta Granny, Ratburger, Demon Dentist, Awful Auntie, Grandpa's Great Escape and The Midnight Gang. All the stories are read by David himself and he's joined by special guests including Nitin Ganatra, Michael Gambon and his old Little Britain partner Matt Lucas.

    A bumper-tastic story collection full of heart and humour, these are stories you'll want to listen to over and over again.

    Running time: 36 hours
    Tin size: 145 x 145mm
    • £18.00
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  • Ultimate Superstars Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: ULSS
    Collection 9 years +
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    Join your favourite pop stars on their journey to Number 1!

    Similar in style to the popular Football Legends series, these books follow the lives and careers of today's biggest singers - Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and Ariana Grande - in a narrative style.

    Each book reveals how the stars went from humble beginnings to fame at an early age (from childhood TV appearances to performing in Destiny's Child!) and how their songs managed to capture the public's imagination and define generations of wannabe superstars.
    Format: paperback
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  • Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

    Jessica Townsend

    Product Code: WNDS
    Paperback 9 years +
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    Jessica Townsend invites young readers to return to the magical world of Nevermoor in Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow.

    Morrigan may have now joined the Wundrous Society but her journey into the mysterious Nevermoor has just begun. While exposing magical secrets, she realises that magic is not only used for good...

    Packed with spells and adventure, this is an imaginative fantasy story for fans of His Dark Materials and the Harry Potter books.
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  • Beast Quest: New Blood: Book 1

    Adam Blade

    Product Code: BQNB
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Amy, Charlie and Sam are descendants of the Guardians of Avantia, an elite group of heroes trained by Tom, the star of the roar-some Beast Quest books.

    It's nearly a hundred years since the Guardians escaped from evil wizard Malvel and sought refuge on Earth. They have now fully adapted to Earth's society but now Malvel is hot on their tale... And a new generation of heroes is going to have to face him and his selection of killer beasts!

    Packed with fast-paced action, fearless heroes and nasty beasts, this is a fine continuation of the bestselling series that appeals equally to confident and reluctant readers.
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  • Quests for Glory

    Soman Chainani

    Product Code: BQN2
    Paperback 11 years +
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    The first book in a second School for Good and Evil trilogy. Join your favourite students from the School for Good and Evil as they begin a new era and set off on their quests in the Endless Woods With every end comes a new beginning. Before they can graduate, the students at the school for Good and Evil must complete their Quests for Glory. The quests are both dangerous and unpredictable, and the stakes are high: success brings eternal adoration, and failure means obscurity forever. If Good and Evil can't find a way to work together, can either side survive? Agatha, Tedros and Sophie are back in this action-packed fourth adventure in the School for Good and Evil series.
    • £2.00
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  • A Rocketful of Space Poems

    John Foster et al

    Product Code: ROSP
    Hardback 7 years +
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    Poet John Foster and Winnie the Witch illustrator Korky Paul team up for this anthology of space-themed poems.

    Including works from the likes of Judith Nicholls, Liz Brownlee and David Harmer (as well as John Foster's own poems), the crazy poems will encourage children to fly into space, drive to the moon and even meet an asteroid dog.

    A Rocketful of Space Poems is the perfect book to give children a blast of excitement when it comes to enjoying poetry.
    • £2.00
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  • The Disappearing Daughter (No. 1 Boy Detective)

    Barbara Mitchelhill

    Product Code: AZP2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Damian Drooth, the one of a kind, clean-up-the world hero, has arrived. Criminals beware - and be very afraid! In his first case, Damian finds himself in the glamorous world of filmmaking. But it turns out to be a den of deceit. Damian needs all his mind-boggling skills to keep himself out of trouble and to rescue Trixibelle, the daughter of a crazy, mega-rich director. Packed with rib-tickling pictures from Tony Ross, this is perfect for newly confident young readers of 6 and up!
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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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  • Gold Rush Adventure

    Adam Guillain

    Product Code: COI2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Join in an adventure as young siblings join their father in a quest to find gold.
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  • 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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  • 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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  • Squeak's Guide to Caring for Your Pet Rats or Mice

    Isabel Thomas

    Product Code: AOH2
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This book is dedicated to the care of domestic rodents including mice and rats.

    Written from the point of view of the animal, it explains how to make them feel at home and how owners of all ages can properly care for these pets. It also covers feeding, exercising and keeping cages clean.
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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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  • Storm Shelter

    Jon Mikkelsen

    Product Code: CUZ2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    After a tornado, Nathan, Ben, and Alison find a stray dog stranded in a tree. The dog is hurt, and none of them know anything about dogs. The three friends hope they'll be able to save the lonely dog. But is someone else out to trap the missing mutt?
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  • The Empty Room

    Jon Mikkelsen

    Product Code: CUA2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    Connor Lander's dad has been talking for weeks about a big surprise. Finally, it is the big day. Connor is confused when his dad brings him to an unfinished house. Connor and another kid, Max, will be painting a room to get it ready for a homeless family to live in. But why is Max so quiet? This is beginning to look like one of the most boring days of Connor's life. But Max has a surprise.
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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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  • Jeff Allen vs the Time Suck Vampire

    Justina Ireland

    Product Code: CPQ2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    Jeff Allen needs a new phone. But for a new phone, Jeff needs money and therefore a job. When he starts working at the new mobile phone shop for Mr Vlad, he thinks he's got it made. Soon, he notices things aren't quite right. The new phones come preloaded with a game, and everyone in town including his friends seem obsessed. But not normal-obsessed; they're Devil's Pass obsessed, which, in his town, often leads to very bad things. Jeff has to find what's causing the obsession and break the spell before the town and his friends succumb to the mortal danger in front of them.
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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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Fiction books are often the first time kids experience the joys of reading, and are very important in developing reading and writing skills that will last them a lifetime. With entertaining stories that are written to make kids smile, gasp and laugh, our extensive range of children's fiction features a huge number of timeless classics and modern favourites including Harry Potter books.

The biggest names

We all have our favourite stories and series from when we were children, and if you're wanting to share the titles that inspired your love of reading with your kids, you've come to the right place. We stock collections from big names in kids' fiction including Enid Blyton, Dr. Seuss and – classic authors whose stories stay popular to this day.

New favourites

On this page you can also find all kinds of works by wonderful modern children's writers, including David Walliams, Jeff Kinney and Michael Morpurgo. Perfect for readers of all ages and abilities, these books offer something for everyone.

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