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5 years + : Children's Fiction

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Best Friends Forever?

    Michele Jakubowski

    Product Code: BXB2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    "Opposites go together. Just ask Ashley Sanchez (Ash) and Ashlee Taylor (Lee), who have been best friends forever. Ash is messy as can be, and Lee likes things neat and tidy. Ash loves sports and Lee prefers dance. Ash doesn't like chocolate, but Lee could eat it all day long. Ever since they were born, Ash and Lee have lived in the same apartment building, just across the hall from each other . . . but now that's about to change. When Lee moves a few blocks away, will the two girls find a way to stay best friends forever?"
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  • Gracie LaRoo on the Big Screen

    Marsha Qualey

    Product Code: AGJ2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Gracie LaRoo is going to be part of a new film and she's thrilled. But then she gets there and it doesn't quite live up to her dreams... Especially as her idol Tilda Swinetune is unhappy with the way the film is going. However, Gracie manages to save the day in a way that helps her build her confidence.
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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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  • Sleeping Badger

    Charlotte Guillain

    Product Code: WXQ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    In Animal Fairy Tales, beautiful illustrations and simple text retell classic fairy tales with a twist: all the characters are animals! This book, a retelling of Sleeping Beauty, tells the story of a badger princess who is stung by a wasp and falls asleep for one hundred years before being woken up by a kiss from a handsome prince!
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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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  • 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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  • Littlest Pet Shop: Project Funway

    Ellie O'Ryan

    Product Code: CGN2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    When Blythe and Russell are on the cover of a fashion magazine, the industry is abuzz. Blythe and the pets are invited to Paris to plan and perform in a runway show! The pets vote for Russell as their leader. Can he handle the pressure or will he turn into a prickly pet?
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  • Jumpa

    Steve Korte

    Product Code: CDJ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Even Wonder Woman needs a loyal steed. But how did Kanga become her high-hopping pet? Discover the origin of this superpowered Super-Pet in the this action-packed, POW!-WHAM!-BOOM! chapter book for early readers.
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  • The Fancy Friend

    Kim Kane

    Product Code: AFA2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Today, Ginger is having a playdate with Isla. But Isla won't share! That's not fun. How will Ginger solve this problem?
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  • The Next Door Friend

    Kim Kane

    Product Code: WZJ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Ginger loves to play with her neighbour, Edgar. But for some reason, Edgar doesn't want to do anything Ginger wants to do. Can she find something they both like to do?
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  • Mr. Majeika

    Humphrey Carpenter

    Product Code: AKIOY
    Paperback 5 years +
    As a rule, magic carpets don't turn up in schools, but this is exactly what happens when Class Three's new teacher flies in through the classroom window and lands on the floor with a bump. Mr Majeika can behave just like any ordinary teacher if he wants to, but something has to be done about Hamish Bigmore, the class nuisance, and so he uses a little magic to turn him into a frog. And to everyone's delight it looks as if Hamish will have to remain a frog because Mr Majeika can't remember the spell to turn him back again! With Mr Majeika in charge, suddenly life at school become much more exciting - there's even a magic-carpet ride to Buckingham Palace!
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  • Oh Dear! 35th Anniversary Edition

    Rod Campbell

    Product Code: BMTUB
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    Rod Campbell, the creator of the preschool lift-the-flap classic Dear Zoo, has been a trusted name in early learning for over thirty-five years, and Oh Dear! has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents alike since it was first published in 1983.Buster's staying with Grandma on the farm. But where will he find the eggs for breakfast? Not in the stable - oh dear! Young children will love lifting the flaps as they turn the pages and follow Buster around the farm. With bright, bold artwork, simple, catchy text and a whole host of favourite farm animals, Oh Dear! is a classic story to come back to again and again, and the thick board pages, chunky cased cover and sturdy flaps make it great for small hands.
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  • Horrid Henry's Swimming Lesson

    Francesca Simon

    Product Code: AYGQV
    Paperback 5 years +
    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Armbands at the ready as Henry causes chaos in a mischievous bid to escape his dreaded swimming lesson with Soggy Sid. A hilarious and horrid Early Reader from bestelling author Francesca Simon, and illustrator Tony Ross.
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  • The Big Alfie And Annie Rose Storybook

    Shirley Hughes

    Product Code: AADAO
    Paperback 4 years +
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    This gorgeous storybook is full of snapshots of family life, from breakfast to bedtime and from birthdays to walks in the park. All small children will be able to identify with Alfie and Annie Rose, two hugely appealing pre-schoolers who are constantly tackling new experiences and making new friends.
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  • Mummy Fairy and Me: Unicorn Wishes

    Sophie Kinsella

    Product Code: BUMDY
    Paperback 5 years +
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    The third magical book in this wonderful series for 5-7 year olds, from global bestselling author Sophie Kinsella. My mummy looks normal, like any other mummy . . . but she's not. Because she can turn into a fairy. All she has to do is stamp her feet three times, clap her hands, wiggle her bottom and say 'Marshmallow' . . . and POOF! She's Mummy Fairy. Ella's family has a big secret - her mummy is a fairy! But sometimes Mummy Fairy's magic goes wrong, and it's up to Ella to help... In this third book of adventures about Mummy Fairy and Ella, you'll find flying cars, enchanted ballet shoes, a unicorn in the kitchen, and Ella's very own magical wardrobe.
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  • Little Red Riding Hood

    Mandy Ross

    Product Code: ADUUJ
    Hardback 3 years +
    A perfect introduction to the classic story "Little Red Riding Hood". Find out why grandmother has such big teeth! Part of the Ladybird "First Favourite Tales" series - a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers - it contains amusing pictures and lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. It is ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
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  • The Gingerbread Man

    Alan MacDonald

    Product Code: ADUUG
    Hardback 3 years +
    Based on the traditional fairy tale "The Gingerbread Man", this vibrantly illustrated story is sure to become a favourite in every home. Follow the gingerbread man as he tries to escape all manner of hungry animals and people! Part of the Ladybird "First Favourite Tales" series - a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers - this hardback book contains lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. It is ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
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  • My Brother's Famous Bottom

    Jeremy Strong

    Product Code: AMCNP
    Paperback 5 years +
    My Brother's Famous Bottom: another hilarious triumph from Jeremy Strong! From The Hundred-Mile-an-Hour Dog to karate princesses and hot cross bottoms, there's a Jeremy Strong story to suit every child's sense of humour. Jeremy's readers range from 7 to teen, perfect for fans of Roald Dahl and Andy Stanton. 'That's the one!' she cried. 'That's the bottom I'm after. Darling, you have the most gorgeous bottom!' Nicholas's dad has a plan to make some fast cash. Nappies! Some disposable-nappy people are looking for a beautiful botty for their new advert - and all Nicholas's baby brother has to do is pass the audition. What could possibly go wrong? Award-winning Jeremy Strong has written many wacky books for children aged 7-teen, including My Dad's Got an Alligator and My Brother's Famous Bottom. Most of which are illustrated by Nick Sharratt, who also illustrates for Jacqueline Wilson! The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog is back causing more chaos and getting into more trouble in Return of the Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog, Lost! The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog, Wanted! The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog, Christmas Chaos for the Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog and The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog Goes for Gold - guaranteed to have you laughing your socks off! Join Jeremy's Krazy Klub at website.
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  • The Christmasaurus

    Tom Fletcher

    Product Code: BKIIX
    Paperback 5 years +
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    The Christmasaurus is a story about a boy named William Trundle, and a dinosaur, the Christmasaurus. It's about how they meet one Christmas Eve and have a magical adventure. It's about friendship and families, sleigh bells and Santa, singing elves and flying reindeer, music and magic. It's about discovering your heart's true desire, and learning that the impossible might just be possible . . .
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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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