11 years +: Phonics & Reading Schemes

  • EIK2 9 years +
    9 years +
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    This wartime novel for children aged 8 and over finds an evacuee delivering the post for her curmudgeonly guardian. Olivia likes to think these letters are secret messages and missives...

    Sent to the Devon coast, the siblings are desperate to be helpful but then they come across a strange coded note that might just link their missing older sister Sukie to Devon and something dark and dangerous.
  • AER2 11 years +
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    Do Not Watch is part of the Spine Shivers series - a selection of books that carry on the tradition of Goosebumps and Point Horror by introducing children to spooky and scary stories.

    Sam Valentine has spent his life surrounded by eerie objects so is not scared at all when he comes across an old VHS tape on the desk of a late director. Although its label reads DO NOT WATCH, Sam and his friends cannot resist and strange things start to happen...

    As they battle with sickness and weird dreams, the trio need to decipher if they're imagining things or if they are being stalked by the film's killer...
  • Non-Fiction Bundle 127 - Collection - 9990000037841
    SP127 11 years +
    11 years +
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    This bundle is full of books that will appeal to students who prefer facts to fiction. From eye-opening biographies and the history of art and science to books about growing up and boosting self-esteem and confidence, these are a re must for every classroom.
  • Established Readers Bundle 129 - Collection - 9990000037896
    SP129 9 years +
    9 years +
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    This wide-ranging bundle contains beloved classics and modern favourites for the keen readers in your class to delve into.

    From The Wizard of Oz to David Walliams? bestsellers, there is so much for them to enjoy as they gain more and more reading confidence.
    Format: hardback/paperback
  • Established Readers Bundle 130 - Collection - 9990000037902
    SP130 9 years +
    9 years +
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    Featuring books from Michael Morpurgo, Malorie Blackman and Philip Pullman, this bundle is suitable for readers of a higher reading age.

    These books all have intricate storylines and unforgettable characters and will appeal to readers with vastly different tastes.
    Format: hardback/paperback
  • Confident Readers Bundle 126 - Collection - 9990000037834
    SP126 11 years +
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    Children who are gaining reading confidence will enjoy choosing which book to pick next from this selection. It contains fantasy stories, action-packed adventures and books about growing up for those who are more mature. These books are ideal for confident, independent readers.
  • Confident Readers Bundle 111 - Collection - 9990000037391
    SP111 8 years +
    8 years +
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    As children begin to adapt to studying at a higher level, they will be able to read more advanced books with complex, interweaving plots.

    This selection will encourage children to focus on important plot points while getting to grips with the more advanced rules of spelling, punctuation and grammar.
  • Confident Readers Bundle 128 - Collection - 9990000037889
    SP128 9 years +
    9 years +
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    After building up their confidence, children will start to fully immerse themselves in books that appeal to their specific interests.

    This diverse selection is richly detailed and covers a wide variety of topics for different levels of reading interest age.
    Format: paperback
  • EID2 12 years +
    12 years +
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    Jemma is a very sharp and intelligent 14-year old with cerebral palsy. When a murder takes place near her home, she works out who was the culprit. Unable to communicate or move, she's unable to tell anyone the truth...

    However, there might just be a way she can reveal all. This original, inspirational and thought-provoking thriller is perfect for fans of Wonder and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.
  • TDG2 7 years +
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    This is the first of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs and is the book that inspired the first hit film from Dreamworks. Hiccup may now be considered an awesome sword-fighter and the greatest Viking Hero to have ever lived, but he didn't always have this reputation....

    As a child, he wasn't popular nor good at sports and he struggled to make himself heard. But things began to change when he found Toothless, a dragon that quickly became his best friend - a stark contrast to the fearsome dragon enemies he'd grown up believing in...

    Written by Cressida Cowell and suitable for readers aged 7 and over, Hiccup: How to Train Your Dragon is the first book in a series full of action, adventure and laugh-out-loud fun.
  • EIC2 11 years +
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    Sea is the first book in Sarah Driver's The Huntress trilogy, a fantasy series that will delight fans of Frances Hardinge, Philip Pullman and Eva Ibbotson.

    Fire spirits dance and ripple in the sky but now Da is missing, Sparrow is in danger and there's a cold creeping across Trianukka... This is an incredible combination of fantasy and adventure.
  • BKJ2 12 years +
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    Juliet Young always writes letters to her mother, a world-traveling photojournalist. Even after her mother's death, she leaves letters at her grave. It's the only way Juliet can cope. Declan Murphy isn't the sort of guy you want to cross. In the midst of his court-ordered community service at the local cemetery, he's trying to escape the demons of his past. When Declan reads a haunting letter left beside a grave, he can't resist writing back. Soon, he's opening up to a perfect stranger, and their connection is immediate. But neither Declan nor Juliet knows that they're not actually strangers. When life at school interferes with their secret life of letters, sparks will fly as Juliet and Declan discover truths that might tear them apart. Read along with Zoella! Chosen by Chris Russell as part of the new Zoella Book Club for WHSmith
  • BLW2 10 years +
    10 years +
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    Science geek Meg is left to look after her little sister for ten days after her free-spirited mum leaves suddenly to follow up yet another of her Big Important Causes. But while Meg may understand how the universe was formed, baby Elsa is a complete mystery to her. And Mum's disappearance has come at the worst time: Meg is desperate to win a competition to get the chance to visit NASA headquarters, but to do this she has to beat close rival Ed. Can Meg pull off this double life of caring for Elsa and following her own dreams? She'll need a miracle of cosmic proportions ... Fans fell in love with the warmth, wit, romance and fierce friendships in Flirty Dancing, Love Bomb, Sunkissed and Star Struck, and Stargazing for Beginners has all that and galaxies more. This is the best kind of real-life fiction - with big themes and irresistible characters, it goes straight to your heart.
  • CAA2 11 years +
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    When Drew's little brother Martin digs up a bone in the back garden, Drew isn't worried at first. He thinks it's just a dog's bone. But when Martin finds more bones, he realizes they make a hand. To begin with it feels like an adventure, but then the bones seem to move from where Drew leaves them, and someone is writing him spooky messages. It turns out there is a body of a soldier from the Civil War buried in Drew's back garden, but the hand is from someone smaller, a soldier boy who won't rest until Drew and Martin bury his bones again.On Target is original fiction by leading authors written to appeal to the reluctant reader
  • ATB2 10 years +
    10 years +
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    Too old for wimpy kid? Meet Joe Cowley! Blog! You have NO IDEA how happy I am right now. I'm smiling so much, I look like The Joker in a wind tunnel. GET A LOAD OF THIS: - Harry, Ad, Greeny, and me are living in our own flat, right in the heart of the city. I know, amazing! We're city-slicking, hard-hustling, good-timing, not-even-missing-our-mummies-one-little-bit city boys. - The Sound Experience are about to sign a major recording contract and as their manager I intend to shake the music industry to its core with my unconventional approach. - AND I'm dating a cool older girl, who is totally into my sophisticated city-boy charm. Big things are happening! The Tammerstone Massive are keeping it real and living it large. Fame, fortune, and fast cars await ...it definitely won't end in failure, fiasco, or fighting ...The fourth book about the unstoppable, unfathomable, and unbelievable Joe Cowley, in a series being hailed as Diary of a Wimpy Kid meets The Inbetweeners. Perfect for anyone who loves to laugh at others misfortune on YouTube or Instagram and packed with masses of illustrations and doodles by top illustrator Mike Lowery.
  • CFW2 12 years +
    12 years +
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    Don't miss this startling first book in a breathtaking new trilogy from Teri Terry, queen of the teen psychological thriller and author of the bestselling Slated trilogy! URGENT! An epidemic is sweeping the country. You are among the infected. There is no cure, and you cannot be permitted to infect others. You are now under quarantine. The very few of the infected who survive are dangerous and will be taken into the custody of the army. Young runaway Callie survived the disease, but not the so-called treatment. Her brother Kai is still looking for her. And his new friend Shay may hold the key to uncovering what truly happened. From the author of the international sensation Slated comes the first book in a powerful new story of survival and transformation; love and power.
  • CGJ2 12 years +
    12 years +
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    Beautiful, magical and moving, this is a SKELLIG for a new generation, from the author of THE BONE SPARROW, shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal 2017 and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2016. Some stories need to be told... A moving, beautifully-written and poignant novel about child trafficking and the search for freedom. Kept by a ruthless gang, three children manage to escape from slavery. But freedom isn't just waiting on the outside. Separated, scared and looking after a small child, Esra will do whatever she can to reunite with her friend Miran, who was captured by the police - the police who she mustn't trust. Hiding in the shadows of the forest, Esra is found by a local boy, a boy with his own story. Together they will create a man out of mud. A man who will come to life and lead them through a dark labyrinth of tunnels until they finally have the courage the step above ground. Until they finally have the courage to speak their story. Until they finally have the courage to be free.
  • BCJ2 10 years +
    Mitch Johnson
    10 years +
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    Budi's plan is simple. He's going to be a star. Budi's going to play for the greatest team on earth, instead of sweating over each stitch he sews, each football boot he makes. But one unlucky kick brings Budi's world crashing down. Now he owes the Dragon, the most dangerous man in Jakarta. Soon it isn't only Budi's dreams at stake, but his life. A story about dreaming big, about hope and heroes, and never letting anything stand in your way.
  • XAG2 9 years +
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    Odin, father of the Viking gods, shares his favourite tales of his son, Thor! With his mighty hammer Mjolnir firmly in hand, Thor sets out to show the warlike Giants why he should be feared. But Thor finds his battles with the Giants to be anything but easy. Known for his strength, bullheadedness and temper, Thor find himself under the thumb of many a giant before his adventures are over. Outnumbered and outsized, Thor is forced to use his brains as well as his brawn. Unfortunately, Thor's adopted brother Loki, a Giant himself, has a habit of complicating everything.
  • XAF2 9 years +
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    Loki, the god of mischief, is Thor's troublesome adopted brother. Their father Odin (ruler of the Viking gods), orders the quarrelsome siblings to tame the violent Giants once and for all together. But what Loki and Thor find in their series of adventures puts them in conflict with each other as well as with the giants. And in the land of Utgard, a mysterious place made from magic and illusion, Thor must trust his magic-wielding and misbehaving brother in order to get out alive. Likewise, Loki must count on his brother's unmatched strength if he, too, hopes to survive their encounters with the Giants.
  • XAE2 10 years +
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    Mole, Rat and Badger are the best of friends. As for Toad, well . . . he's not he's a bad guy. It's just that he really, REALLY loves cars. If he sees a sporty vehicle, he can't help but ask to take it for a spin. And if he takes it for a spin, he can't help but find out how fast it goes. And whenever he finds out how fast a car can go, Toad tends to end up in big trouble. Will Toad's pals save him from ending up in prison, or will Toad land his friends in even bigger trouble?
  • BJE2 11 years +
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    In the future, convicted Teens have a choice. Life in prison, or taking their chance in The Caves. Two Teens are dropped onto a remote island, along with a cyborg monster. If they kill the cyborg, they go free. If they fail, they die. Zak, the wild boy of the island, watches the Teens. Sometimes he helps them. Sometimes he doesn't. Highly readable, exciting books that take the struggle out of reading, Caves encourages and supports reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories for struggling and reluctant readers or those with English as an additional language aged 12+, at a manageable length (32 pages) and reading age (6+). This series can be read in any order. Produced in association with reading experts at Catch Up, a charity which aims to address underachievement caused by literacy and numeracy difficulties. Book band: Purple Ideal for age: 12+ Reading age: 6
  • BJH2 11 years +
    11 years +
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    In the future, convicted Teens have a choice. Life in prison, or taking their chance in The Caves. Two Teens are dropped onto a remote island, along with a cyborg monster. If they kill the cyborg, they go free. If they fail, they die. Zak, the wild boy of the island, watches the Teens. Sometimes he helps them. Sometimes he doesn't. Highly readable, exciting books that take the struggle out of reading, Caves encourages and supports reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories for struggling and reluctant readers or those with English as an additional language aged 12+, at a manageable length (32 pages) and reading age (6+). This series can be read in any order. Produced in association with reading experts at CatchUp, a charity which aims to address underachievement caused by literacy and numeracy difficulties. Book band: Purple Ideal for ages: 12+ Reading age: 6
  • BJD2 12 years +
    12 years +
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    In the future, convicted Teens have a choice. Life in prison, or taking their chance in The Caves. Two Teens are dropped onto a remote island, along with a cyborg monster. If they kill the cyborg, they go free. If they fail, they die. Zak, the wild boy of the island, watches the Teens. Sometimes he helps them. Sometimes he doesn't. Highly readable, exciting books that take the struggle out of reading, Caves encourages and supports reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories for struggling and reluctant readers or those with English as an additional language aged 12+, at a manageable length (32 pages) and reading age (6+). This series can be read in any order. Produced in association with reading experts at Catch Up, a charity which aims to address underachievement caused by literacy and numeracy difficulties. Book band: Purple Ideal for ages: 12+ Reading age: 6