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Holly Webb

Born in 1976 in London and the writer of over 100 children’s books, Holly Webb’s stories tend to focus on cute animals including cats and dogs. Now living just outside Reading, Holly’s first book - Becky’s Terrible Term - was written when she was just 28 years old. She worked as a children’s fiction editor for five years before deciding to take the plunge and write her very own stories.


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Holly Webb Books

  • The Mystery Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: CDBRV
    Paperback
    Elsa is finding it difficult to make new friends after her family moves house. Then she hears strange, scratching noises at night and discovers a kitten living in the attic! The little cat has gorgeous black fur and so Elsa names him Pepper. Elsa is desperate to keep her lovely new kitten friend. Dad thinks Pepper belonged to the previous owner, but who would leave behind such a beautiful kitten? A new story from best-selling author Holly Webb, perfect for animal-loving children and fans of ZOE'S RESCUE ZOO and MAGIC ANIMAL FRIENDS.
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  • The Puppy Who Couldn't Sleep

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BWLIU
    Paperback
    When Lara and her dad discover a scared black puppy in an alleyway while walking their dog Oliver, Lara desperately wants to take him home and look after him. Her dad isn't so sure. But Lara can't stop thinking about the poor puppy and goes to find him again. She convinces her dad to let him stay and names him Jet. But when Jet spends all night howling, Lara's dad isn't impressed. Night after night, the wailing continues, until it begins to look like Jet may need to go to the animal shelter. Is there anything Lara can do to help Jet sleep?
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  • Smudge the Stolen Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ADUZT
    Paperback 6 years +
    Olivia is very protective over her lovely new kitten, Smudge. But when her big brother's naughty friend Jack comes to tea, she worries that he'll tease Smudge. Olivia hides the little kitten away, but later that night she is nowhere to be found. Could Smudge's disappearance have anything to do with Jack? Smudge the Stolen Kitten is another delightful story from Holly Webb that is beautifully illustrated by Sophy Williams.
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  • Jess the Lonely Puppy

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ADUWP
    Paperback 6 years +
    When Chloe's big brother Will breaks his leg, he's stuck in hospital for weeks. Mum and Dad are frantic and no-one can look after his Border Collie puppy, Jess. No-one, apart from Chloe - but she doesn't really like dogs, and the miserable and lonely Jess only wants Will. Can the two of them ever be friends? Holly Webb's Jess the Lonely Puppy is a heartbreaking and hopeful story for children aged 5 and over, that is complemented by Sophy Williams' beautiful illustrations.
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  • Frost

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BQYMG
    Hardback
    The neighbours all complain about the foxes hanging around the flat where Cassie lives, close to the river Thames, but Cassie thinks they're beautiful. Her favourite is a small fox with a white tail-tip, who she names Frost. One night she catches sight of him out in the snow, looking cold and thin, and decides to sneak him some food. But Frost seems to want her to follow him. As he leads Cassie towards the river she feels the world change around her and finds herself in the back in the 17th century - at the time of the Frost Fair on the frozen Thames. At first she is thrilled by the sights and sounds of the famous fair, then she glimpses a fox with a white tail-tip. It appears that Frost wants her to follow him again. Can she find a way to return the fox to his countryside home?
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  • Holly Webb's Puppy Tales

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AGXQF
    Paperback 6 years +
    Three gorgeous puppy stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Puppy Tales includes Alfie all Alone, Sam the Stolen Puppy and Max the Missing Puppy. This lovely collection would make a fantastic birthday present for any little girl who loves puppies and any Holly Webb fan.Alfie all Alone: Evie loves her new puppy Alfie, but when her baby brother arrives, everyone is really busy. Soon Alfie finds himself unwanted and all alone...Max the Missing Puppy: Molly is so excited to get Max, a beautiful Old English Sheepdog puppy. Molly has to go to school, though, and one day Max misses her so much, he sets off to find her, with dangerous consequences.Sam the Stolen Puppy: Sam, a golden Labrador puppy, is Emily's best present ever! Then one day Sam is stolen from the back garden. Emily is sure there's something going on - and she'll do whatever it takes to find her beloved pup.Holly Webb's Animal Stories have sold over a million copies in the UK. From stolen kittens to lost puppies and runaways, Holly's tales of puppies and kittens have won her legions of fans. The perfect series for animal lovers aged six and up.
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  • The Girl of Glass

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AXGMH
    Paperback
    An enchanting tale of magic, friendship and adventure for readers aged 9 and up - from bestselling author, Holly Webb. Mariana lives with her family on the Venetian island of Murano - famed for its artists who create masterpieces from glass. But when Mariana's little sister, Eliza, dies their father decides to use his glassmaking skill - and a dash of magic - to create a girl of glass in Eliza's image. The remarkable glass doll, who sings, dances and talks, draws attention wherever she goes, and soon Mariana is famous for having the magical glass sister. But as the glass girl takes on more and more of Eliza's personality, Mariana begins to suspect that there is more than just magic at play. Could the girl of glass be her sister's ghost made real? The Magical Venice books are all share the same beautiful setting, but can be read as standalone stories. The series includes: The Water Horse, The Mermaid's Sister, The Maskmasker's Daughter, and The Girl of Glass. Discover more by Holly Webb with her Rose and Lily series - also filled with magical adventures.
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  • The Water Horse

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ANILN
    Paperback 8 years +
    In the canals of Venice, hides a beautiful secret...As princess of Venice, all Olivia knows is a life of privilege and wealth. But when the waters start to rise, flooding the streets and causing chaos, she realizes only her magic can prevent disaster befalling the city. Desperate for help, and a friend, Olivia discovers something incredible - a water horse. Invisible to most, centuries old and possessing his own powerful magic, Lucian knows the deepest secrets of the sea - secrets that could hold the key to saving the city...If only their friendship can overcome those plotting against Olivia, and Venice itself.
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  • The Hideaway Deer

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BXZDJ
    Paperback
    When Lola moves house she can't help feeling sad to leave her old friends and life behind. She's always been shy and worries it'll be hard to make friends at her new school. It's not all scary, though. Lola loves her new home with its rambling garden and the deer that sometimes wander in through the broken fence. Then one day she comes across a fawn who seems to be in trouble. Lola is determined to do everything she can to help the terrified little deer, but will she be able to do it on her own? A heart-warming story about new beginnings from best-selling author Holly Webb.
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  • The Chocolate Dog

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AHRXN
    Paperback 7 years +
    A gorgeous story about family from bestselling author Holly Webb. Amy and Laura aren't looking forward to the arrival of their new brother or sister. There doesn't seem to be any room for them any more. But at least they still have their gorgeous dog Choc - he always knows how to make them feel better.
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  • The Witch's Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ASZCV
    Paperback
    Molly loves animals and wants to be a vet when she grows up just like her dad - as everyone says; she's got the magic touch! Sparkle, the grey kitten, is lost and he needs Molly's help to get back home. But that means going into the spooky wood ...and to the witch's cottage! Other MAGIC MOLLY titles available: THE WISH PUPPY, THE INVISIBLE BUNNY and THE SECRET PONY
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  • Sky the Unwanted Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ADVAR
    Paperback 6 years +
    Olivia's very unhappy about moving house and leaving all her friends behind, not to mention next door's two lovely cats. But her parents have a surprise that they hope will cheer her up...a beautiful Siamese kitten.The kitten is adorable with huge blue eyes but Olivia insists she doesn't want a cat and Sky is left all alone...surely Olivia won't be able to resist for long?
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  • The Rescued Puppy and Other Tales

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BYYVV
    Paperback
    A collection of three cute puppy stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. The collection includes The Rescued Puppy, The Lost Puppy and The Secret Puppy. The Rescued Puppy: Twins Georgia and Adam take Lucky, their new puppy, on holiday to sunny Cornwall. They're having a wonderful time at the seaside, until Lucky gets into trouble on a cliff-top walk. How will the twins rescue him? The Lost Puppy: Ruby loves playing with her puppy Toby and can't wait to take him for proper walks. But on an outing to the woods, Toby's curious nature gets the better of him and he runs off in search of adventure. How will Ruby find him? The Secret Puppy: Daisy can't help falling in love with Barney, the smallest pup at the campsite her family are staying at. Will she find a way to persuade Mum and Dad to let her keep him?
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  • Holly Webb's Kitten Friends

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AUKJB
    Paperback 6 years +
    Three heart-warming kitten stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Kitten Friends includes Lost in the Snow, Smudge the Stolen Kitten and The Kitten Nobody Wanted. This gorgeous collection would make a fantastic birthday present for anyone who loves kittens. Lost in the Snow: Ella falls in love with Fluff, the smallest kitten in the litter of farm cats, but her parents aren't sure she's ready for a pet. Then Fluff disappears, will the two ever be reunited...? Smudge the Stolen Kitten: Olivia and her kitten Smudge are inseparable - until the tiny kitten goes missing. Could her brother's naughty friend have something to do with it? The Kitten Nobody Wanted: When Mia's cat Sandy dies, she doesn't think she'll ever be able to have a pet again. But then she meets adorable kitten Whiskers - can Mia find a place in her heart for the little cat? Holly Webb's Animal Stories have sold over a million copies in the UK. From stolen kittens to lost puppies and runaways, Holly's tales of puppies and kittens have won her legions of fans. The perfect series for animal lovers aged six and up.
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  • The Storm Dog

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AYIHT
    Hardback 6 years +
    Tilly is going to stay with her gran and great-gran in Wales. She's got a big school project about the Second World War to do and Gran, who was evacuated herself during the war, has promised to help. Travelling on the train for the first time alone, Tilly falls asleep and wakes up to discover she's travelled all the way back to World War II. She's being evacuated to Wales with her two younger brothers. Stern Mr Edwards offers to give them a home on his remote farm, where she meets a very special sheepdog...
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  • A Magical Venice Story: The Maskmaker's Daughter

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ASZDB
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    Colette lives with her mother, making beautiful dresses for the rich women of Venice. She's never known her father, and her mother won't speak of him - but Colette's embroidery moves and dances, and she's sure that there's magic in her blood...And then Colette discovers the truth: her father is a famous maskmaker and a powerful magician. But when he's ordered to create a mask that will bend others to its will, the magic becomes too strong for him to resist. Can Colette, with the help of a talking alley cat called Max, save him?
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  • Rose and the Lost Princess

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ADPGH
    Paperback 11 years +
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    Turning the worn pages of her spell book, Rose can't believe how much her life has changed. Once a poor orphan, and now an apprentice to the King's chief magician! But when the country's beloved Princess vanishes, everything changes. As rumours of dark magic fly through the city, the King asks Rose for help. She must find the missing Princess - before all is lost.
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  • The Perfect Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BTOXW
    Paperback
    Abi has always wanted a kitten of her own, but when her family contact the local animal shelter to enquire about adopting one, she's devastated to find out that the busy road they live on would make it too dangerous. Then the shelter rescues a deaf white kitten that needs to be kept inside. She's the perfect kitten for Abi's family! But how will they adapt to looking after an indoor kitten? And what will happen when the kitten gets bored of staying inside?
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  • The Shelter Puppy

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: BPWRY
    Paperback
    As part of her school's community week, Kaitlyn visits her a local animal shelter. There she falls in love with Teddy, a gorgeous whippet cross, who becomes the star of her project. But when a boy in her class watches Kaitlyn's presentation and decides he wants to adopt Teddy, she realizes how much she wants to keep Teddy herself. And she can't help feeling happy when it turns out that James's family aren't suitable to adopt Teddy. She isn't even excited about the surprise birthday outing her family have organized - until she finds herself at the shelter...
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  • The Seaside Puppy

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: ASNZT
    Paperback 6 years +
    A rowdy family comes to stay at the holiday cottages where Laura's mum works. Laura notices that they are always leaving their puppy behind and so she offers to take it for walks. But when the family is forced to leave, Laura finds herself having to say goodbye to the little dog much sooner than she thought...A heart-warming read from best-selling author Holly Webb, perfect for fans of Magic Animal Friends and Animal Ark.
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  • The Secret Kitten

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AMYJI
    Paperback 6 years +
    Lucy can't help but feel lonely when she and her brother move in with their gran, leaving behind their old friends. Lucy wishes she could have a pet, but Gran isn't keen on animals. A stray kitten catches Lucy's attention, and she instantly falls in love with it. Where will the kitten go if she can't find anyone to take her in? A heart-warming read from best-selling author Holly Webb, perfect for fans of Magic Animal Friends and Animal Ark.
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  • The Case of the Blind Beetle

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AMGKO
    Paperback 6 years +
    Maisie Hitchins longs to be a detective. She's sure there are lots of adventures to be had on the streets of Victorian London. And, together with her faithful puppy, Eddie, she is determined to follow even the slightest scent of a mystery - no matter what! On a visit to the British Museum, Maisie meets Lord Dacre, whose most prized possession - an Egyptian scarab beetle made of gold - has been stolen. The lost artefact turns up on the bank of the Thames, but it's missing it precious ruby eyes. It's up to Maisie to find out who the thief is.
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  • The Case of the Secret Tunnel

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AJVCC
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Maisie Hitchins longs to be a detective. She's sure there are lots of adventures to be had on the streets of Victorian London. And, together with her faithful puppy, Eddie, she is determined to follow even the slightest scent of a mystery - no matter what! In Book 5 of the Maisie Hitchins series, Maisie is intrigued by a new lodger, Mr Fred Grange, who isn't quite what he seems...Mr Grange claims to work as a clerk for a biscuit company, but he's out and about on the London streets at odd hours, and Maisie soon discovers something very precious hidden in his rooms. Determined to unmask him as a thief, she soon discovers that the truth is far more complicated - and dangerous. Before long, Maisie and her friends are led into a web of mystery lurking underground...A fantastic mystery series from best-selling author Holly Webb, packed with adventure, Maisie Hitchins is perfect for readers aged six to eight years.
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  • The Secret Puppy

    Holly Webb

    Product Code: AJRKR
    Paperback 6 years +
    When Daisy arrives at the farm campsite where her family are spending her summer holiday, she knows she's going to have the best time ever. Especially when she finds out that the farm dog has just had puppies! Daisy can't help falling in love with Barney, the smallest of the litter of German shepherd pups. Barney takes to the friendly new girl who sneaks her food and smuggles him into her sleeping bag at night, and soon the pair are inseparable. Daisy longs to take Barney home with her and can't bear the thought of leaving the puppy behind. Will she find a way to persuade Mum and Dad to let her keep him?
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