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Fiction - Older Children - Age 8-12 years approx

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 596 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book October, October by Katya Balen
    October, October - by Katya Balen

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781526601933 | ISBN 10: 1526601931

    A classic in the making for anyone who ever longed to be WILD.   October and her dad live in the woods. They know the trees and the rocks and the lake and stars like best friends. They live in the woods and they are wild.   And that's the way ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pax: Journey Home by Sara Pennypacker, illustrated by Jon Klassen
    Pax: Journey Home - by Sara Pennypacker, illustrated by Jon Klassen

    £12.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780008470289 | ISBN 10: 0008470286

    From bestselling and award-winning author Sara Pennypacker comes the long-awaited sequel to Pax; this is a gorgeously crafted, utterly compelling novel about chosen families and the healing power of love.  It’s been a year since Peter and his p ... more

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  • Cover image of book Aarti & the Blue Gods by Jasbinder Bilan
    Aarti & the Blue Gods - by Jasbinder Bilan

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781913322595 | ISBN 10: 1913322599

    Aarti has lived on the island with Aunt for as long as she can remember.   Like the weather, Aunt rules her world with rare warmth. Aarti’s only comforts are a book of Indian myths full of blue gods, a fox’s friendship, and a toy rabbit sh ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ways to Be Me by Libby Scott and Rebecca Westcott
    Ways to Be Me - by Libby Scott and Rebecca Westcott

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780702308352 | ISBN 10: 0702308358

    From the bestselling author duo behind Can You See Me? comes this exceptional portrayal of autism diagnosis, with diary entries by 12-year-old autistic author Libby Scott. Taking place before Can You See Me? and Do You Know Me? this standout prequel ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bad Panda by Swapna Haddow
    Bad Panda - by Swapna Haddow

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780571352418 | ISBN 10: 0571352413

    Are you sick of being utterly adorable? Tired of being cuddled and hugged? Fed up of having your head confused for your bottom because you just so happen to be SOOOOPER-DOOOOOPER fluffy? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then you'r ... more

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  • Cover image of book Kiki Kallira Breaks a Kingdom by Sangu Mandanna
    Kiki Kallira Breaks a Kingdom - by Sangu Mandanna

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781444963441 | ISBN 10: 1444963449

    Kiki Kallira is more of a worrier than a warrior - but today she will learn to be a hero. The mythical beasts she loves to draw have come to life, and she is the only one who can defeat them. A middle-grade fantasy inspired by Hindu legends about anx ... more

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  • Cover image of book Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths by Maisie Chan
    Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths - by Maisie Chan

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781800780019 | ISBN 10: 180078001x

    Eleven-year-old Danny Chung loves drawing more than anything - certainly more than maths, which, according to his dad and everyone else, is what he is 'supposed' to be good at.  He also loves having his own room where he can draw in peace, so his ... more

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  • Cover image of book Llama Out Loud! by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Allen Fatimaharan
    Llama Out Loud! - by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Allen Fatimaharan

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781405296991 | ISBN 10: 1405296992

    Sidesplitting middle grade comedy, with serious heart (and one very funny llama).  Yasmin Shah is a ten-year-old girl who is part of a big, noisy family and doesn't ever speak. Levi is a rude, sassy toy llama, who talks A LOT and has come to wrea ... more

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  • Cover image of book Maria
    Maria's Island - by Victoria Hislop, illustrated by Gill Smith

    £10.99   hardback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781406399073 | ISBN 10: 1406399078

    A dramatic and moving story set in the same world as the international bestseller The Island from the celebrated novelist Victoria Hislop.   The absorbing story of the Cretan village of Plaka and the tiny, deserted island of Spinalonga - Greece's ... more

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  • Cover image of book By Ash, Oak and Thorn by Melissa Harrison
    By Ash, Oak and Thorn - by Melissa Harrison

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781913322120 | ISBN 10: 1913322122

    A breathtaking tale of the rich, wild world and all its wonder from acclaimed nature writer and Costa Award-shortlisted novelist, Melissa Harrison - the perfect read for children for spring and summer!   Three tiny, ancient beings - Moss, Burnet ... more

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  • Cover image of book Children of the Quicksands by Efua Traore
    Children of the Quicksands - by Efua Traore

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781913322366 | ISBN 10: 191332236x

    In a remote Nigerian village, thirteen-year-old Simi is desperate to uncover a family secret...   City girl Simi is sent to stay with her long-lost grandmother in a remote Nigerian village. There's no TV, internet or phone. Not a single human-mad ... more

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  • Cover image of book Antigua de Fortune of the High Seas by Anna Rainbow and Oli Hyatt
    Antigua de Fortune of the High Seas - by Anna Rainbow and Oli Hyatt

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781912626779 | ISBN 10: 1912626772

    A magical, thrilling pirate adventure: fun, fantastical and totally unputdownable!   Tiggy has always had the ocean in her blood - and lately, she's been dreaming of mermaids - but she's a high-born girl on the Isle of Fortune, forced to wear dre ... more

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  • Cover image of book Indiana Bones by Harry Heape, illustrated by Rebecca Bagley
    Indiana Bones - by Harry Heape, illustrated by Rebecca Bagley

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780571353507 | ISBN 10: 0571353509

    Indiana Bones is a shaggy dog with a difference. He's got superpowers and can sniff out criminals and - with his young friend and owner Aisha - solve mysteries that would flummox the world's more expert detectives!  In their first case, they are ... more

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  • Cover image of book Harley Hitch and the Iron Forest by Vashti Hardy, illustrated by George Ermos
    Harley Hitch and the Iron Forest - by Vashti Hardy, illustrated by George Ermos

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780702302558 | ISBN 10: 0702302554

    A highly illustrated fiction series about a determined young inventor, from award-winning author Vashti Hardy.  Join Harley, her robot dog Sprocket and best friend Cosmo for problem-solving adventures and mysteries in Inventia, a world where scie ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Exploding Life of Scarlett Fife by Maz Evans
    The Exploding Life of Scarlett Fife - by Maz Evans

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781444957679 | ISBN 10: 1444957678

    From the bestselling Maz Evans comes a heartfelt and hilarious new series, perfect for fans of Roald Dahl's Matilda.  Scarlett Fife has BIG FEELINGS. And when she has BIG FEELINGS, they explode out of her like an over-squeezed stress ball. Scarl ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lightning Catcher by Clare Weze
    The Lightning Catcher - by Clare Weze

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781526622174 | ISBN 10: 1526622173

    Alfie has noticed a few things since his family moved to Folding Ford. He really misses life in the city. He and his sister don't exactly fit in here.  But the most interesting one is that the weather is BONKERS. One frost-covered branch on one t ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Last Gate of the Emperor by Kwame Mbalia
    The Last Gate of the Emperor - by Kwame Mbalia

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780702307089 | ISBN 10: 0702307084

    From Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel David Makonnen comes an action-packed Afrofuturist adventure about a mythical Ethiopian empire. Sci-fi and fantasy combine in this epic journey to the stars.   Yared Heywat lives an isolated life in Addis P ... more

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  • Cover image of book Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Haunted House: 3 by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa
    Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Haunted House: 3 - by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781788953368 | ISBN 10: 1788953363

    Determined to be the world's greatest detective, Zaiba is always on the lookout for a crime to solve!  When a new family moves to the village, Zaiba is intrigued to hear about the strange happenings in their home. Things go missing, objects a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Harklights by Tim Tilley
    Harklights - by Tim Tilley

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781474966603 | ISBN 10: 1474966608

    Wick has always lived in the dark and dreadful Harklights Match Factory and Orphanage, working tirelessly for greedy Old Ma Bogey. He only dreams of escaping, until one day a bird drops something impossible and magical at his feet - a tiny baby in an ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Time-Thief by Patience Agbabi
    The Time-Thief - by Patience Agbabi

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781786899903 | ISBN 10: 1786899906

    It's midsummer's day and thirteen-year-old Elle and her Leapling classmates are visiting the Museum of the Past, the Present and the Future. But on the day of the school trip, disaster strikes, and the most unique and valuable piece in the museum, th ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Dragon Thief (Dragons in a Bag, Book 2) by Zetta Elliott and  Geneva B.
    The Dragon Thief (Dragons in a Bag, Book 2) - by Zetta Elliott and Geneva B.

    £5.50   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781524770525 | ISBN 10: 1524770523

    Stealing a baby dragon was easy! Hiding it is a little more complicated, in this sequel to Dragons in a Bag.  Jaxon had just one job--to return three baby dragons to the realm of magic. But when he got there, only two dragons were left in the bag ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Weather Weaver by Tamsin Mori
    The Weather Weaver - by Tamsin Mori

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781912979455 | ISBN 10: 1912979454

    What if you could befriend a cloud? What weather would you choose? What if the weather matched itself to your mood, whether you wanted it to, or not?   11-year-old Stella has returned home to Shetland to spend the summer with her Grandpa, but it's ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Shark Caller by Zillah Bethell
    The Shark Caller - by Zillah Bethell

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781474966849 | ISBN 10: 1474966845

    Dive beneath the waves with this spell-binding adventure of friendship, forgiveness and bravery, set on the shores of Papua New Guinea, perfect for fans of Katherine Rundell and Eva Ibbotson.   "I want to be able to call the sharks. Teach me the m ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Unadoptables by Hana Tooke, illustrated by Ayesha L. Rubio
    The Unadoptables - by Hana Tooke, illustrated by Ayesha L. Rubio

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780241417447 | ISBN 10: 0241417449

    The remarkable. The extraordinary. The brave.  Way back in the autumn of 1880, five babies are discovered at the Little Tulip Orphanage in most unusual circumstances. Those babies are Lotta, Egbert, Fenna, Sem and Milou. The vile matron calls the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Vi Spy: Licence to Chill by Maz Evans
    Vi Spy: Licence to Chill - by Maz Evans

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781912626892 | ISBN 10: 1912626896

    Imagine...  Her Mum's a Super-Spy.  Her Dad's a Super-Villain.  And while her parents get divorced, an evil Overlord will take over the world.   Unless Vi does something about it!  When life give your piranhas... swim faster!  ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Boy Who Sang with Dragons by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
    The Boy Who Sang with Dragons - by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781848129429 | ISBN 10: 1848129424

    Tomas is a fully-fledged expert dragon grower and protector of the dragonfruit tree. He has eyes in the back of his head for watching over those sneaky dragons, awesomely fast reflexes for putting out sparks and dodging the diving antics of whirling ... more

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  • Cover image of book Space Detectives by Mark Powers, illustrated by Dapo Adeola
    Space Detectives - by Mark Powers, illustrated by Dapo Adeola

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781526603180 | ISBN 10: 1526603187

    Dog lost in space? Grown an extra head and don't know why? Pocket money stolen by a green blob? You need the Space Detectives!  Connor and Ethan are spending their summer holidays aboard the world's first orbiting city, Starville (basically Bever ... more

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  • Cover image of book Opie Jones Talks to Animals by Nat Luurtsema, illustrated by Fay Austin
    Opie Jones Talks to Animals - by Nat Luurtsema, illustrated by Fay Austin

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781405296083 | ISBN 10: 1405296089

    Dr Dolittle meets Kid Normal in a hilarious middle grade superhero series from comedian Nat Luurtsema. Perfect for fans of David Baddiel, My Brother is a Superhero and Lightning Girl.   10-year-old Opie Jones is Very Ordinary. In fact nothing ... more

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  • Cover image of book Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow by Benjamin Dean, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat
    Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow - by Benjamin Dean, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781471199738 | ISBN 10: 1471199738

    The rainbow-filled, JOYOUS debut from a hugely exciting new talent.  Perfect for 9+ readers and fans of Lisa Thompson, Stewart Foster and Onjali Rauf's bestselling The Boy at the Back of the Class.   My name's Archie Albright, and I know two t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beauty and the Bin by Joanne O
    Beauty and the Bin - by Joanne O'Connell

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781529032574 | ISBN 10: 1529032571

    Laurie's home-made beauty recipes are no secret. The secret is that her eco-warrior family get their ingredients from the bin. Laurie loves her family and she wants to join them in making the world a better place, one home-made bath bomb at a time.  ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dragonfly Eyes by Cao Wenxuan
    Dragonfly Eyes - by Cao Wenxuan

    £7.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781406378252 | ISBN 10: 1406378259

    A family saga spanning fifty years and three generations, which takes the reader from the France of the Golden Age to poverty-stricken post-war Shanghai via the re-imagined rural China of the Cultural Revolution.  Ah-Mei and her French grandmother, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Galloglass: The Worldquake Series, Book 3 by Scarlett Thomas
    Galloglass: The Worldquake Series, Book 3 - by Scarlett Thomas

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781782119357 | ISBN 10: 1782119353

    Effie Truelove and friends Lexy, Wolf, Maximilian and Raven must use their magical skills to defeat the Diberi, a corrupt organisation intent on destroying the worlds at Midwinter.   But during a visit to the Otherworld, Effie is mistaken and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Agent Asha: Mission Shark Bytes by Sophie Deen
    Agent Asha: Mission Shark Bytes - by Sophie Deen

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781406382723 | ISBN 10: 1406382728

    Computer code just got dangerous in this action-packed spy adventure series.  Asha Joshi has the perfect excuse not to finish her homework. She's just been recruited to join the top-secret Children's Spy Agency. Her first mission: SAVE THE WO ... more

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  • Cover image of book Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Poison Plot: 2 by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa
    Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Poison Plot: 2 - by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781788952071 | ISBN 10: 1788952073

    Determined to be the world's greatest detective, Zaiba is always on the lookout for a crime to solve!  Zaiba can't wait for the school summer fair where she's going to run a detective trail to help train other potential agents! But when the head ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Boy Who Dreamed of Dragons by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
    The Boy Who Dreamed of Dragons - by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781848129252 | ISBN 10: 1848129254

    The fourth book in the wonderful The Boy Who Grew Dragons series...   Eleven-year-old Tomas has a secret friend like no other: Flicker, a dragon with glittering eyes and scales that flicker from fiery orange to ruby red. But Tomas is also having ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hope Jones Will Not Eat Meat by Josh Lacey
    Hope Jones Will Not Eat Meat - by Josh Lacey

    £6.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781783449392 | ISBN 10: 178344939x

    You're never too young to make a big difference, as Hope Jones has learned in her fight against plastic pollution.   Now she's on a mission to save the animals, and persuade everyone she knows to turn vegetarian. But just how can Hope get Dad to ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Life as a Cat by Carlie Sorosiak
    My Life as a Cat - by Carlie Sorosiak

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781788006088 | ISBN 10: 1788006089

    A wise, funny and moving story of what it means to find a family, from the best-selling author of I, Cosmo.  Leonard has never had a name. Or a body. Or a best friend. But he is excited to try being a human.  On their three-hundredth- ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fortunately, the Milk... by Neil Griffiths, illustrated by Chris Riddell
    Fortunately, the Milk... - by Neil Griffiths, illustrated by Chris Riddell

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781526614810 | ISBN 10: 1526614812

    From multi-award-winning Neil Gaiman comes a spectacularly silly, mind-bendingly clever, brilliantly bonkers adventure - with lip-smackingly gorgeous illustrations by Chris Riddell.   Mum's away. Dad's in charge.  There's no milk. So Dad save ... more

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  • Cover image of book We Are The Beaker Girls by Jacqueline Wilson
    We Are The Beaker Girls - by Jacqueline Wilson

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780552577908 | ISBN 10: 0552577901

    Jacqueline Wilson's FUNNIEST, FIERCEST and most BELOVED new heroine JESS BEAKER returns for another AMAZING ADVENTURE.   Jess and Tracy Beaker have found happiness in The Dumping Ground. Not that Dumping Ground - the children's home that Trac ... more

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  • Cover image of book Roll with It by Jamie Sumner
    Roll with It - by Jamie Sumner

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781534442566 | ISBN 10: 1534442561

    In the tradition of Wonder and Out of My Mind, this big-hearted middle grade debut tells the story of an irrepressible girl with cerebral palsy whose life takes an unexpected turn when she moves to a new town.   Ellie's a girl who tells it li ... more

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  • Cover image of book Across the Risen Sea by Bren MacDibble
    Across the Risen Sea - by Bren MacDibble

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781910646670 | ISBN 10: 1910646679

    From the multi award-winning Australian author of How to Bee and The Dog Runner, another original and heartfelt middle-grade fiction adventure, exploring themes of loyalty, resilience, courage and the environment.   Neoma and Jag and their sm ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Ickabog by J.K. Rowling
    The Ickabog - by J.K. Rowling

    £20.00   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781510202252 | ISBN 10: 1510202250

    *** Please note - this book is not published until 10th November, so is not available until then. ***   The Ickabog is coming...   A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that will test two children's bravery to the lim ... more

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  • Cover image of book Adventure Stories for Daring Girls by Samantha Newman, illustrated by Khoa Le
    Adventure Stories for Daring Girls - by Samantha Newman, illustrated by Khoa Le

    £14.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781838579852 | ISBN 10: 1838579850

    Meet the heroines who don't wait at home while boys have all the adventures. They strike out on their own with self-confidence, imagination, wit, and courage.  From Dorothy Gale to Hua Mulan, this beautifully illustrated hardback collects the tales ... more

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  • Cover image of book Serpentine by Philip Pullman, illustrated by Tom Duxbury
    Serpentine - by Philip Pullman, illustrated by Tom Duxbury

    £7.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780241475249 | ISBN 10: 0241475244

    A brand new short story set in the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust by master storyteller, Philip Pullman. Serpentine is a perfect gift for every Pullman fan, new and old.   'Lyra Silvertongue, you're very welcome...Yes, I kn ... more

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  • Cover image of book Doctor Who: Twelve Angels Weeping: Twelve Stories of the Villains from Doctor Who by Dave Rudden
    Doctor Who: Twelve Angels Weeping: Twelve Stories of the Villains from Doctor Who - by Dave Rudden

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781405946087 | ISBN 10: 1405946083

    Twelve extraordinary Doctor Who stories, each featuring a monstrous villain from the Doctor Who world.   On every planet that has existed or will exist, there is a winter...  Many of the peoples of Old Earth celebrated a winter festival. A ti ... more

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  • Cover image of book White Bird: A Graphic Novel by R J Palacio
    White Bird: A Graphic Novel - by R J Palacio

    £10.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780241399699 | ISBN 10: 0241399696

    To the millions of readers who fell in love with R J Palacio's Wonder, Julian is best-known as Auggie Pullman's classroom bully.   White Bird reveals a new side to Julian's story, as Julian discovers the moving and powerful tale of his grandm ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Night Bus Hero by Onjali Q. Rauf
    The Night Bus Hero - by Onjali Q. Rauf

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781510106772 | ISBN 10: 1510106774

    From Onjali Q. Rauf, the award-winning and best-selling author of The Boy at the Back of the Class, comes another incredible story, told with humour and heart.   'The boy's an absolute menace.' 'He's a bully. A lost cause!' 'Why can't he be mor ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tamarind & the Star of Ishta by Jasbinder Bilan
    Tamarind & the Star of Ishta - by Jasbinder Bilan

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781913322175 | ISBN 10: 1913322173

    From the author of the Costa Award-winning Asha & the Spirit Bird comes a breathtaking, magical adventure... Tamarind never knew her Indian mum, Chinty, who died soon after she was born. So when she arrives at her ancestral home, a huge mansi ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Book of Hopes: Words and Pictures to Comfort, Inspire and Entertain by Various authors, edited by Katherine Rundell
    The Book of Hopes: Words and Pictures to Comfort, Inspire and Entertain - by Various authors, edited by Katherine Rundell

    £12.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781526629883 | ISBN 10: 1526629887

    In difficult times, what children really need is hope. And in that spirit, bestselling author Katherine Rundell emailed some of the children's writers and artists whose work she loved most:  'I asked them to write something very short, fiction or ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Song of the Golden Hare by Jackie Morris
    The Song of the Golden Hare - by Jackie Morris

    £9.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781783528851 | ISBN 10: 1783528850

    He had been waiting all his life, hoping to hear the hare's song...  The boy and his family are special. While others hunt the hares, his family search for leverets orphaned by the hunt and keep them safe. When the hares begin to move across the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Guardians of Magic by Chris Riddell
    Guardians of Magic - by Chris Riddell

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781447277989 | ISBN 10: 1447277988

    Guardians of Magic is the first title in a brilliant magical adventure series from the Costa Award-winning creator of Goth Girl, Chris Riddell. This fantastic quest is fully illustrated in black and white throughout.  Meet the Guardians of Magic: ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bloom: The Surprising Seeds of Sorrel Fallowfield by Nicola Skinner
    Bloom: The Surprising Seeds of Sorrel Fallowfield - by Nicola Skinner

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780008297404 | ISBN 10: 0008297401

    A beautifully written, incredibly original and wickedly funny novel for readers of 10 and older - Bloom is for everyone who has ever felt like they didn't fit in, and for anyone who has ever wanted a little more colour and wildness in their lives... ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ways to Make Sunshine by Renee Watson
    Ways to Make Sunshine - by Renee Watson

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781526613721 | ISBN 10: 1526613727

    Ryan Hart and her family live in Portland, Oregon, and her dad lost his job a while ago. He finally got a new one, but it pays less, and he'll have to work nights. And so they're selling the second car and moving to an (old) new house.  The H ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little Badman and the Time-Travelling Teacher of Doom by Humza Arshad and Henry White
    Little Badman and the Time-Travelling Teacher of Doom - by Humza Arshad and Henry White

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780241378502 | ISBN 10: 0241378508

    Little Badman and friends return in a second hilarious and action-packed adventure, for fans of David Baddiel and David Walliams.  'You've probably heard of me, right? Little Badman. No? Oh. Well...doesn't Matter. You will do one day. I'm gon ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Ship of Shadows by Maria Kuzniar
    The Ship of Shadows - by Maria Kuzniar

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780241372913 | ISBN 10: 0241372917

    The sweeping, sparkling first book in a brand new series that will delight fans of The Polar Bear Explorer's Club and The Girl of Ink and Stars.   Aleja is a dreamer who longs for a life of magic and adventure.   So when a mysterious ship arriv ... more

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  • Cover image of book When Secrets Set Sail by Sita Brahmachari
    When Secrets Set Sail - by Sita Brahmachari

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781510105430 | ISBN 10: 1510105433

    Secrets from the past are the keys to the future... if two children can find them.   Bold adventure, timely themes and breath-taking writing from award-winning author, Sita Brahmachari.  Usha is devastated when her grandmother Kali Ma passes away ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Unwinding: And Other Dreamings by Jackie Morris
    The Unwinding: And Other Dreamings - by Jackie Morris

    £14.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781783529353 | ISBN 10: 1783529350

    This book is not meant to be read from cover to cover. It is a book for dreamers. Slight of word, rich of image, its purpose is to ease the soul.  The paintings between these covers were worked in the between times, an unwinding of the soul, when ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Infinite by Patience Agbabi
    The Infinite - by Patience Agbabi

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781786899651 | ISBN 10: 1786899655

    The Infinite is a mind-bending, time-twisting adventure for readers who loved Time Travelling with a Hamster and A Wrinkle in Time. The first book in The Leap Cycle series.  FIGHT CRIME, ACROSS TIME!   Leaplings, children born on the 29th of F ... more

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  • Cover image of book Blended by Sharon M Draper
    Blended - by Sharon M Draper

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781442495012 | ISBN 10: 1442495014

    Eleven-year-old Isabella's blended family is more divided than ever in this "timely but genuine" (Publishers Weekly) story about divorce and racial identity from the award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of Out of My Mind, Sharon M. Dra ... more

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  • Cover image of book Willow Wildthing and the Swamp Monster by Gill Lewis, illustrated by Rebecca Bagle
    Willow Wildthing and the Swamp Monster - by Gill Lewis, illustrated by Rebecca Bagle

    £5.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780192771759 | ISBN 10: 0192771752

    When Willow meets the Wild Things she knows her life is never going to be the same again.  Strange things happen in The Wilderness. It holds more than you could possibly imagine: secrets, shadows, a witch. Even a monster. Are you brave enough to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Planet Omar: Unexpected Super Spy by Zanib Mian
    Planet Omar: Unexpected Super Spy - by Zanib Mian

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781444951271 | ISBN 10: 1444951270

    Welcome back to Planet Omar! The second book in Zanib Mian's laugh-out-loud series, with amazing cartoon-style illustrations from Nasaya Mafaridik. Perfect for fans of Tom Gates and Wimpy Kid.  * Chosen as The Times Children's Book of the Week: ' ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Unstoppable Letty Pegg by Iszi Lawrence
    The Unstoppable Letty Pegg - by Iszi Lawrence

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781472962478 | ISBN 10: 1472962478

    A brilliant debut historical adventure from writer and comedian Iszi Lawrence, perfect for fans of Emma Carroll, The Princess and the Suffragette, and Opal Plumstead.  The story of the suffragettes with the Jiu Jitsu and roller skating left i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Zombies by Katie and Kevin Tsang, illustrated by Nathan Reed
    Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Zombies - by Katie and Kevin Tsang, illustrated by Nathan Reed

    £5.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781405295727 | ISBN 10: 1405295724

    The brilliantly funny fifth book in the SAM WU series, starring the bravest scaredy-cat in the world! Perfect for reluctant readers and fans of Tom Fletcher, Pamela Butchart and Humza Arshad's Badman.  There's hardly anything that Sam Wu is afrai ... more

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  • Cover image of book Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children
    Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children's Laureates - by Various authors

    £10.00   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781406391329 | ISBN 10: 1406391328

    Walker Books celebrates 20 years of the Waterstones Children's Laureateship, in partnership with Booktrust.   Quentin Blake – Anne Fine – Michael Morpurgo – Jacqueline Wilson – Michael Rosen – Anthony Browne – Julia Donaldson – Malor ... more

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  • Cover image of book Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Missing Diamonds: 1 by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa
    Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Missing Diamonds: 1 - by Annabelle Sami, illustrated by Daniela Sosa

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781788952064 | ISBN 10: 1788952065

    Determined to be the world’s greatest detective, Zaiba is always on the lookout for a crime to solve. She knows everything there is to know about running an investigation – in theory...   At her cousin’s Mehndi party, Zaiba gets her first ch ... more

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  • Cover image of book A House Without Walls by Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Lucy Eldridge
    A House Without Walls - by Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Lucy Eldridge

    £6.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781509828241 | ISBN 10: 1509828249

    A House Without Walls is a powerful story of family, hope and redemption amidst the refugee crisis in Syria from the award-winning Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Lucy Eldridge.  Thirteen-year-old Safiya and her family have been driven out of Syr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Captain Underpants: Two Pant-tastic Novels in One by Dav Pilkey
    Captain Underpants: Two Pant-tastic Novels in One - by Dav Pilkey

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780702301520 | ISBN 10: 0702301523

    Tra-la-la! The Captain is back – sort of!   When we last saw our heroes, George and Harold, they had been turned into evil zombie nerds doomed to roam a devastated planet for all eternity. But why, you might ask, didn’t the amazing Captai ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wolf Light by Yaba Badoe
    Wolf Light - by Yaba Badoe

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781786695529 | ISBN 10: 1786695529

    A leopard dances under the moon. A wolf prowls. A red-beaked bird flies free. Three girls born on the same day in wolf light are bound together to protect the world. They can dazzle or destroy. They have wind-song and fire-fury at their finge ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Chosen Ones: The Worldquake Series, Book 2 by Scarlett Thomas
    The Chosen Ones: The Worldquake Series, Book 2 - by Scarlett Thomas

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781782119326 | ISBN 10: 1782119329

    THERE IS MAGIC BEYOND THE REALWORLD...  When Effie and Maximilian both mysteriously vanish, friends Raven, Lexy and Wolf don't know where to turn for help. Effie is in deep danger and she's running out of time. To make things worse, Raven's m ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon
    The Season of Styx Malone - by Kekla Magoon

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781524715984 | ISBN 10: 1524715980

    Meet Caleb and Bobby Gene, two brothers embarking on a madcap, heartwarming, one-thing-leads-to-another adventure in which friendships are forged, loyalties are tested... and miracles just might happen.  Caleb Franklin and his big brother Bobby G ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cyborg Cat: Rise of the Parsons Road Gang by Ade Adepitan, illustrated by David M. Buisan
    Cyborg Cat: Rise of the Parsons Road Gang - by Ade Adepitan, illustrated by David M. Buisan

    £5.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781848128996 | ISBN 10: 1848128991

    Ade is the new kid on Parsons Road. He knows he should make an effort and make some friends but it's not easy when you look different to everyone else.  It's only when Ade sees off some bullies that Dexter, Brian and Shed realize who Ade really ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dragons in a Bag (Dragons in a Bag, Book 1) by Zetta Elliott
    Dragons in a Bag (Dragons in a Bag, Book 1) - by Zetta Elliott

    £5.50   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781524770488 | ISBN 10: 1524770485

    The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author - with two starred reviews!   When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but s ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anisha, Accidental Detective by Serena Patel
    Anisha, Accidental Detective - by Serena Patel

    £5.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781474959520 | ISBN 10: 1474959520

    Anisha Mistry is all set to be a bridesmaid at her Aunty Bindi's wedding tomorrow... until she finds a note in her family's letterbox. Bindi's groom has been kidnapped and will only be released IF THE WEDDING IS CALLED OFF!  With best friend Mil ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pages & Co.: Tilly and the Bookwanderers by Anna James
    Pages & Co.: Tilly and the Bookwanderers - by Anna James

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780008229870 | ISBN 10: 0008229872

    A magical adventure to delight the imagination. A curl-up-on-the-sofa snuggle of a debut from a uniquely talented author. Eleven year-old Tilly has lived above her grandparents' bookshop ever since her mother disappeared shortly after she was born. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sputnik
    Sputnik's Guide To Life on Earth - by Frank Cottrell-Boyce, illustrated by Steven Lenton

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781529008814 | ISBN 10: 1529008816

    Shortlisted for the 2017 Carnegie Medal and selected for the Tom Fletcher Book Club, Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell-Boyce is an adventure about the Blythes: a big, warm, rambunctious family who live on a small farm and sometimes f ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cosmic by Frank Cottrell-Boyce
    Cosmic - by Frank Cottrell-Boyce

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781529008777 | ISBN 10: 1529008778

    It's one giant leap for all boy-kind in Frank Cottrell Boyce's out-of-this-world story: Cosmic.  Liam is too big for his boots. And his football strip. And his school blazer. But being super-sized height-wise has its advantages: he's the only ele ... more

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  • Cover image of book Granny Magic by Elka Evalds, illustrated by Teemu Juhani
    Granny Magic - by Elka Evalds, illustrated by Teemu Juhani

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781912626199 | ISBN 10: 1912626195

    Will's beloved granny made cakes and knitted itchy jumpers – that’s what he thought.  But when she passes away and dodgy Jasper Fitchet moves in to their village, dark magic begins to unravel in Knittington. Can Will and his gran’s old ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Star Outside My Window by Onjali Q. Rauf
    The Star Outside My Window - by Onjali Q. Rauf

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781510105157 | ISBN 10: 1510105158

    Could that bright star be Aniyah’s lost mum? She’ll have to follow it to know...  One day, Aniyah’s mum disappears. Where is she? Aniyah is sure of one thing: Mum isn’t really gone. She knows that people with the brightest hearts neve ... more

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  • Cover image of book Snow Foal by Susanna Bailey
    Snow Foal - by Susanna Bailey

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781405294935 | ISBN 10: 1405294930

    "I absolutely love Snow Foal - it's so truthful, tender and touching. A book to read in a day and remember for a lifetime."(Dame Jacqueline Wilson) A beautiful and heart-wrenching middle grade debut full of love, healing, friendship and hope. Per ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lotterys More or Less by Emma Donoghue, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksono
    The Lotterys More or Less - by Emma Donoghue, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksono

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781509803224 | ISBN 10: 150980322x

    The Lotterys More or Less is bestselling author Emma Donoghue’s warm, funny and compelling novel about a thoroughly modern family, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksono.  Sumac Lottery is the fifth of seven kids who share their big house with ... more

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  • Cover image of book Charlie Turns Into A T-Rex by Sam Copeland, illustrated by Sarah Horne
    Charlie Turns Into A T-Rex - by Sam Copeland, illustrated by Sarah Horne

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241346228 | ISBN 10: 0241346223

    What happens when you feel stressed? Maybe you start sweating, or your heart beats faster.  When Charlie McGuffin gets stressed, something a little bit different happens: he turns into an animal!   Unfortunately, things are getting quite stres ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Land Of Roar by Jenny McLachlan
    The Land Of Roar - by Jenny McLachlan

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781405293679 | ISBN 10: 1405293675

    The first in a new children's fantasy adventure series, full of imagination, humour and heart, and with echoes of Peter Pan, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Neverending Story and Jumanji. The Land of Roar is perfect for children aged 8 to 12, and can s ... more

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  • Cover image of book Freedom by Catherine Johnson
    Freedom - by Catherine Johnson

    £4.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781407185484 | ISBN 10: 1407185489

    Winner of the 2019 Little Rebels Award.   There’s no escape – even when you escape. Where can a slave like Nat run to? Forced to leave his family and move to England with his master, Nat can see only one silver lining. He’s heard that on ... more

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  • Cover image of book Frostheart by Jamie Littler
    Frostheart - by Jamie Littler

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241355220 | ISBN 10: 0241355222

    Way out in the furthest part of the known world, a tiny stronghold exists all on its own, cut off from the rest of human-kin by monsters that lurk beneath the Snow Sea.  There, a boy called Ash waits for the return of his parents, singing a f ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Last Human by Lee Bacon
    The Last Human - by Lee Bacon

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781848128248 | ISBN 10: 184812824x

    An unlikely friendship. A dangerous voyage. A story about what it means to be human.   Humans went extinct thirty years ago. Now the world is ruled by machines. And twelve-year-old robot XR_935 is just fine with that. Without humans aroun ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Girl Who Speaks Bear by Sophie Anderson
    The Girl Who Speaks Bear - by Sophie Anderson

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781474940672 | ISBN 10: 1474940676

    They call me Yanka the Bear. Not because of where I was found – only a few people know about that. They call me Yanka the Bear because I am so big and strong.   Found abandoned in a bear cave as a baby, Yanka has always wondered about where ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fairy Tales for Fearless Girls by Anita Ganeri, illustrated by Khoa Lee
    Fairy Tales for Fearless Girls - by Anita Ganeri, illustrated by Khoa Lee

    £14.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781789502534 | ISBN 10: 1789502535

    This beautifully illustrated, full-colour hardback presents an inspiring collection of 15 stories from around the world, retold by multi award-winning author Anita Ganeri.  Showcasing narratives that celebrate strong, independent women, these fai ... more

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  • Cover image of book No Ballet Shoes in Syria by Catherine Bruton
    No Ballet Shoes in Syria - by Catherine Bruton

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788004503 | ISBN 10: 1788004507

    Aya is eleven years old and has just arrived in Britain with her mum and baby brother, seeking asylum from war in Syria.  When Aya stumbles across a local ballet class, the formidable dance teacher spots her exceptional talent and believes th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lily and the Rockets by Rebecca Stevens
    Lily and the Rockets - by Rebecca Stevens

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781912626120 | ISBN 10: 1912626128

    A timeless story of football, friendship and determination from acclaimed author Rebecca Stevens.  It's 1918. Lily spends her days working in a munitions factory, her nights picking metal out of her hair, and her lunchtimes kicking a ball wit ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Girl with Space in Her Heart by Lara Williamson
    The Girl with Space in Her Heart - by Lara Williamson

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781474921312 | ISBN 10: 1474921310

    Mabel Mynt knows a lot about space... like how we feel connected to the stars because we are all made of stardust. And that Mum’s new boyfriend, Galactic Gavin, has eyes that twinkle like Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky. And that someti ... more

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  • Cover image of book Jemima Small Versus the Universe by Tamsin Winter
    Jemima Small Versus the Universe - by Tamsin Winter

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781474927284 | ISBN 10: 1474927289

    Jemima Small is funny and super smart. She knows a lot of things. Like the fact that she’s made of 206 bones, over 600 muscles and trillions of cells. What she doesn’t know is how that can be true and yet she can still feel like nothing... or how ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Astounding Broccoli Boy by Frank Cottrell Boyce, illustrated by Steven Lenton
    The Astounding Broccoli Boy - by Frank Cottrell Boyce, illustrated by Steven Lenton

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781529008807 | ISBN 10: 1529008808

    The eagerly awaited new stand-alone novel from multi-award-winning author and scriptwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce, with illustrations throughout by Steven Lenton.  Find out why it's not easy being green in the hilarious story from Frank Cottrell Bo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fire Girl, Forest Boy by Chloe Daykin
    Fire Girl, Forest Boy - by Chloe Daykin

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571349432 | ISBN 10: 0571349439

    Maya has to escape. She’s on the run in a country she doesn’t know and has no idea who to trust. Raul is escaping too – travelling back to his home where a terrible tragedy happened, ready to stir up trouble.   When their paths collide ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lightning Mary by Anthea Simmons
    Lightning Mary - by Anthea Simmons

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781783448296 | ISBN 10: 1783448296

    Ordinary is what most people are and I am not. I am not ordinary at all. I am a scientist.   One stormy night, a group of villagers are struck by lightning. The only survivor is a baby - Mary Anning. From that moment on, a spark is lit within ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Dragon In The Library by Louie Stowell, illustrated by Davide Ortu
    The Dragon In The Library - by Louie Stowell, illustrated by Davide Ortu

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788000260 | ISBN 10: 1788000269

    Kit can’t STAND reading,   She’d MUCH rather be outside, playing games and getting muddy, than stuck inside with a book. But when she’s dragged along to the library one day by her two best friends, she makes an incredible discovery – a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sami
    Sami's Silver Lining - by Cathy Cassidy

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241334485 | ISBN 10: 0241334489

    The must-have second book in the brilliant Lost and Found series from Cathy Cassidy, bestselling author of the Chocolate Box Girls.   Forced to flee his home in Syria for safety in England, Sami attempts to begin a new life but struggles to ov ... more

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  • Cover image of book Under the Skin by Catherine MacPhail, illustrated by Tom Percival
    Under the Skin - by Catherine MacPhail, illustrated by Tom Percival

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781781128473 | ISBN 10: 1781128472

    Omar’s family had to fight to survive in their own country. Now they have come to the UK and at last they have a safe place to live. But then Omar meets Sam and the fighting begins all over again. Sam’s always there — in Omar’s tower block, i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Boot: Small Robot, BIG Adventure! by Shane Hegarty
    Boot: Small Robot, BIG Adventure! - by Shane Hegarty

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781444949360 | ISBN 10: 1444949365

    For fans of WALL-E and Toy Story, comes a heart-warming, humorous adventure about a young robot trying to find its way home. Beautifully illustrated throughout, Boot is a special book you will want to treasure and share.  When toy robot, Boot, ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Girl Who Thought Her Mother Was a Mermaid by Tania Unsworth
    The Girl Who Thought Her Mother Was a Mermaid - by Tania Unsworth

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788541688 | ISBN 10: 1788541685

    Even though she's terrified of the sea, a girl who believes her mum might have been a mermaid runs away to the ocean to solve the mystery of who she really is.   Stella is the odd one out. She sleepwalks, is terrified of water, yet obsessed by ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants by Andrea Beaty, illustrated by David Roberts
    Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants - by Andrea Beaty, illustrated by David Roberts

    £8.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781419739019 | ISBN 10: 1419739018

    An instant New York Times bestseller!  You loved the bestselling picture books starring Rosie Revere, Ada Twist, and Iggy Peck. Now you can follow The Questioneers' further adventures in all-new chapter books! Don’t miss the first instant N ... more

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  • Cover image of book Extraordinary Birds by Sandy Stark-McGinnis
    Extraordinary Birds - by Sandy Stark-McGinnis

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781526603159 | ISBN 10: 1526603152

    Eleven-year-old December knows everything about birds, and everything about getting kicked out of foster homes. All she has of her biological mum is the book she left behind, The Complete Guide to Birds, Volume On, and a photo with a message: 'In fli ... more

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  • Cover image of book High-Rise Mystery by Sharna Jackson
    High-Rise Mystery - by Sharna Jackson

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781999642518 | ISBN 10: 1999642511

    The detective duo everyone is dying to meet!   Summer in London is hot, the hottest on record, and there's been a murder in THE TRI: the high-rise home to resident know-it-alls, Nik and Norva. Who better to solve the case? Armed with cur ... more

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  • Cover image of book How High The Moon by Karyn Parsons
    How High The Moon - by Karyn Parsons

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241346891 | ISBN 10: 0241346894

    Boston was nothing like South Carolina. Up there, colored folks could go anywhere they wanted. Folks didn't wait for church to dress in their fancy clothes. Fancy was just life. Mama was a city girl... and now I was going to be one too.   It's 194 ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Colour of the Sun by David Almond
    The Colour of the Sun - by David Almond

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781444941135 | ISBN 10: 1444941135

    This is a moving, funny and inspirational novel from the bestselling author of Skellig. Shortlisted for the 2018 Costa Book Awards.  "The day is long, the world is wide, you're young and free."  One hot summer morning, Davie steps b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Me and Mister P: Joe by Maria Farrer, illustrated by Daniel Rieley
    Me and Mister P: Joe - by Maria Farrer, illustrated by Daniel Rieley

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780192766533 | ISBN 10: 0192766538

    Joe and his parents have moved to a new country, but things take a strange turn from the moment they arrive. Not only does Joe's suitcase disappear, he seems to have ended up with a polar bear instead! So much for trying to blend in - not much chance ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little Badman and the Invasion of the Killer Aunties by Humza Arshad and Henry White
    Little Badman and the Invasion of the Killer Aunties - by Humza Arshad and Henry White

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241340608 | ISBN 10: 0241340608

    A hilarious, mischievous and fast-paced adventure story from online comedian Humza Arshad and Channel 4 New Comedy Writer's Award winner, Henry White.  Humza Khan is the greatest eleven-year-old rapper Eggington has ever known: he is Little ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Mum Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)
    My Mum Tracy Beaker - by Jacqueline Wilson Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780440871521 | ISBN 10: 0440871522

    A heart-warming tale of unconventional families and unconditional love; the perfect read for Jacqueline Wilson fans, young and old(er).  Shortlisted in the UK Author Category in the National Book Awards 2018!One of The Observer's Best Children's ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Closest Thing to Flying by Gill Lewis
    The Closest Thing to Flying - by Gill Lewis

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780192749482 | ISBN 10: 019274948x

    Two girls, a century apart. Together they'll find freedom.   When Semira discovers a diary written by Hen, a girl living over 100 years ago, she finds the friend she has been desperately seeking. A friend who brings not just comfort, but inspi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Asha & the Spirit Bird by Jasbinder Bilan
    Asha & the Spirit Bird - by Jasbinder Bilan

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781911490197 | ISBN 10: 1911490192

    Asha lives on the family farm with her mother in rural India.   Her father is away working in the city, and when the money he sends stops suddenly, a wicked debt collector arrives. She’s determined to seize the property – and the treasure ... more

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  • Cover image of book Song for A Whale by Lynne Kelly
    Song for A Whale - by Lynne Kelly

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781848126916 | ISBN 10: 1848126913

    In the spirit of modern-day classics like Fish in a Tree and Counting by 7s comes the story of a deaf girl’s connection to a whale whose song can’t be heard by his species, and the journey she takes to help him.   From fixing the class compute ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Twisted Tree by Rachel Burge
    The Twisted Tree - by Rachel Burge

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781471407765 | ISBN 10: 1471407764

    Part ghost story, part Nordic mystery – a creepy and chilling tale steeped in Norse myth, perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman and Michelle Paver's Dark Matter.  Martha can tell things about a person just by touching their clothes, as if their e ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Whispers by Greg Howard
    The Whispers - by Greg Howard

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241367087 | ISBN 10: 0241367085

    A coming-of-age tale that will make you laugh and cry, perfect for fans of Time Travelling With a Hamster and The Goldfish Boy.  Before she disappeared, Riley's mama used to tell him stories about the Whispers, mysterious creatures with the p ... more

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  • Cover image of book 100 Hugs by Chris Riddell
    100 Hugs - by Chris Riddell

    £5.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781509814312 | ISBN 10: 1509814310

    100 Hugs is a gorgeous collection of hugs from Children's Laureate Chris Riddell is the perfect gift for a loved one, or to cheer yourself up on a dark day.  The beautiful illustrations from three-time winner of the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal covers ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Turnaway Girls by Hayley Chewins
    The Turnaway Girls - by Hayley Chewins

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781406379839 | ISBN 10: 1406379832

    Delphernia Undersea wants to sing. But everyone on Blightsend knows music belongs to the Masters – and girls with singing throats are swallowed by the sea.   On the strange, stormy island of Blightsend, twelve-year-old Delphernia Undersea has sp ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Boy Who Flew with Dragons by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
    The Boy Who Flew with Dragons - by Andy Shepherd, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781848127357 | ISBN 10: 1848127359

    Dragons, mischief and mayhem abound in this wonderful third story in The Boy Who Grew Dragons series   Tomas can't imagine life without his little dragon Flicker. He's become more than a pet – he's a friend like no other. And growing dragons on ... more

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  • Cover image of book Jake the Fake Keeps it Real by Craig Robinson and Adam Mansbach, illustrated by Keith Knight
    Jake the Fake Keeps it Real - by Craig Robinson and Adam Mansbach, illustrated by Keith Knight

    £5.50   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780553523546 | ISBN 10: 0553523546

    Jake can barely play an instrument, not even a kazoo. And his art? It's better suited for Pictionary than Picasso.  Which is a real problem because Jake just faked his way into the Music and Art Academy for the gifted and talented (and Jake is prett ... more

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  • Cover image of book Amina
    Amina's Voice - by Hena Khan

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781481492072 | ISBN 10: 1481492071

    A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family’s vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community in this “compassionate, timely novel” (Booklist, starred review) from the awa ... more

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  • Cover image of book Clownfish by Alan Durant
    Clownfish - by Alan Durant

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781406374629 | ISBN 10: 1406374628

    A moving and original story of family, friendship – and fish.  “What’s it like, Dad – being a fish?”   Grief takes many forms, and manifests itself in strange ways. Sometimes very strange indeed. When, on an ordinary morning ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Nothing To See Here Hotel by Steven Butler, illustrated by Steven Lenton
    The Nothing To See Here Hotel - by Steven Butler, illustrated by Steven Lenton

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781471163838 | ISBN 10: 1471163830

    Welcome to The Nothing to See Here Hotel! A hotel for magical creatures, where weird is normal for Frankie Banister and his parents who run the hotel.   When a goblin messenger arrives at The Nothing to See Here Hotel, announcing the imminent arri ... more

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