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The Great War: Stories Inspired by Objects from the First World War
Various Authors - illustrated by Jim Kay
Longlisted for the 2015 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal | Although this collection of stories about the First World War opens with familiar lines from Wilfred Owen's Anthem for Doomed Youth, it offers new ways to consider the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/11/2016
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Scary Stories for 7 Year Olds
Various Authors - illustrated by Kerstin Meyer
It's the perfect time of year for scary stories and there's a wonderfully varied selection in this excellent collection all written by prize-winning children's authors. For example, Michael Rosen retells a couple of scary folk tales to deliver thrills with...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/10/2016
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Greatest Animal Stories, Chosen by Michael Morpurgo
Various Authors - illustrated by Various Illustrators
In this handsome book, Michael Morpurgo has collected together some of the animal stories that he grew up with and loved, from Brer Rabbit and the Ugly Duckling, to Puss in Boots and The Fox and the Crow. They are...
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/10/2016
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Draw it! Colour it! Beasts
Various Authors - illustrated by Various Illustrators
The eagerly anticipated follow-up to Draw it! Colour it! Creatures, this second, stunning Macmillan activity book for all ages is your chance to join in and complete a drawing with a bestselling artist. Not only is this a book...
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Format: Paperback | Released 08/09/2016
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Tales for Little Children
Various Authors
There are fairy tales from all over the world gathered together in this very attractive collection some of which, such as Dick Whittington and Goldilocks and the Three Bears will be very familiar to the audience, while others such as...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2016
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Holiday Ha Ha Ha!
Various Authors
If there's any likelihood of rainy days on your holiday, be sure to pack a copy of this sparkling collection of stories written by some of our wittiest and most inventive authors, as it's certain to brighten the mood until...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/06/2016
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10 Ten-Minute Stories
Various Authors
If your New Year resolution was to spend ten minutes a day reading to your children, then this attractive collection of fairy stories from around the world would be a very good book with which to start. It contains ten...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/2016
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The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated treasury of captivating animal stories for families to share together. This is the second year of the Mumsnet/Walker Books children's story writing competition resulting in this inspiring collection of 10 winning stories all written by members of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/11/2015
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Christmas Stories
Various Authors
There's a wonderfully varied set of stories in this jolly-looking collection, by some of our very best authors for children. Pirates make an appearance in Adele Geras's contribution, while a boy has an unusual and rather magical encounter with Father...
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Format: Paperback | Released 08/10/2015
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The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated treasury of captivating animal stories for families to share together. This is the second year of the Mumsnet/Walker Books children's story writing competition resulting in this inspiring collection of 10 winning stories all written by members of...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/10/2014
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The Great War An Anthology of Stories Inspired by Objects from the First World War
Various Authors - illustrated by Jim Kay
Longlisted for the 2015 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal - One of our Books of the Year 2014 - July 2014 Non-Fiction Book of the Month What did living through the First World War feel like for relatives at home, especially...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/07/2014
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Stories of World War One
Various Authors
A poignant and fascinating anthology of tales to remember and commemorate the fallen of The Great War and those who survived the conflict and its aftermath. Collaborating with a wealth of experienced writers including Malorie Blackman, Geraldine McCaughrean and Oisin...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/04/2014
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And Then He Kissed Me
Various Authors
Romance with all its advantages – and all its difficulties - is in the air in this anthology of stories about falling in and out of love. Hearts flip-flopping, getting noticed – in the right way, surviving school, being in...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/07/2013
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One Hundred Illustrated Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated collection of one hundred of the best-loved stories ever told, from Grimm's Fairytales to Aesop's Fables, from Arthurian Legends to Greek Myths and from Hans Christian Andersen's Ugly Duckling to Aladdin from the Arabian Nights. Perfect for...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/11/2012
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The Ultimate Book Of Science
Various Authors
A fact-filled introduction to science - its basic concepts, principles and practices that kids of 7 or 8 upwards will find interesting and absorbing without feeling it is educational. Covering plants, animals, space, climate, materials and much more, young readers...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/08/2010
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The Ultimate Book Of Science
Various Authors
A fact-filled introduction to science - its basic concepts, principles and practices that kids of 7 or 8 upwards will find interesting and absorbing without feeling it is educational. Covering plants, animals, space, climate, materials and much more, young readers...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/08/2008
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The Ultimate Book Of Knowledge
Various Authors
This is an invaluable and authoritative up-to-the-minute encyclopaedia for young readers of 7 and above who are eager to find out more about the world around them, the incredible world beyond and indeed about themselves. Amazing fact boxes on every...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2007
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Shining On
Various Authors
Ten absolutely top notch short stories from ten top award-winning authors including Malorie Blackman, Melvin Burgess, Meg Cabot and Jacqueline Wilson to name just four. Perfect to introduce readers to a wide range of writers. Each of the stories reflect...
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Format: Paperback | Released 28/04/2006
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