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Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge
Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge
Alex Frith, James Maclaine
January 2015 Factual Book of the Month   Children love collecting fascinating facts and this lift-the-flap book is packed full of them. From Living Things, Science and The World, to Entertainment, When did it Happen? and a Treasure Trove spread and...
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Format: Board book - Released: 01/01/2015
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I am Henry Finch
Reader Reviewed I am Henry Finch
Alexis Deacon
January 2015 Book of the Month All finches make a lot of noise! Henry Finch has grown up with a terrible racket all around him from morning until night. But he is sure that there could be more to life –...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Remarkable Animals
Remarkable Animals
Tony Meeuwissen
January 2015 Book of the Month   Beautiful illustrations make this witty book of  ‘heads, bodies and legs’ a delight. What starts as a Platypus can be swiftly altered into a ‘Tratypus’ or a ‘Tratysh’ while a regular Opossum with...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2015
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Children's Book of Baking Bread
Children's Book of Baking Bread
Abigail Wheatley
January 2015 Non-fiction Book of the Month  There is something incredibly satisfying about baking your own bread and this book is a great introduction to the art of bread-making, perfect for children and beginners of any age. This is a...
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Format: Spiral bound - Released: 01/01/2015
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Battle Bunny
Battle Bunny
Mac Barnett, Jon Scieszka
Award-winning authors Jon Scieszka and Mac Barnett have teamed up to create a wildly funny story in which a Birthday Bunny turns his very own special day into Battle Day! Battle Bunny has an evil plan to become master of...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: the Little Folks' Edition
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: the Little Folks' Edition
Lewis Carroll
Coming soon... Celebrate 150 years of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland with a pocket-sized piece of history published as the Third Edition in 2015! The First “Little Folks’” Edition was published in 1903 and the Second Edition way back in 1907.
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Format: Hardback - Released: 26/02/2015
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Alice in Wonderland: Down the Rabbit Hole
Alice in Wonderland: Down the Rabbit Hole
Joe Rhatigan & Charles Nurnberg
Fresh, modern and gloriously colourful, this is an enchanting first step down the rabbit hole and into the world of Alice.
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow
Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow
Susan Chandler
A delightful picture story book in which a rainbow causes untold damage to the rainforest because of his greed for colour, but eventually the animals of the forest persuade him to mend his ways, but perhaps not exactly as was...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2015
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Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast
Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.
Award-winning Michael Morpurgo gives a fresh and lively retelling of this classic fairy story of how a generous-hearted girl gives herself to a monster only to find that he is not so monstrous after all…   Loretta Schauer, winner of the...
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Format: Mixed media product - Released: 01/01/2015
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Shaun the Sheep Movie - The Great Escape
Shaun the Sheep Movie - The Great Escape

A hilarious early-reader chapter book for fans of Shaun the Sheep, Heavily illustrated with full-colour scenes taken from the film.  The Great Escape is a hilarious prison caper and Shaun and sheep dog Bitzer are in big trouble.  Can the...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Shaun the Sheep Movie - Shear Madness
Shaun the Sheep Movie - Shear Madness

A hilarious early-reader chapter book for fans of the Shaun the Sheep, illustrated with scenes from the film.  In Shear Madness an accident causes the Farmer to lose his memory. When he goes to the city he finds an outrageous...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
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The Extraordinary Mr. Qwerty
The Extraordinary Mr. Qwerty
Karla Strambini
A wonderfully uplifting story to say that's it's great to be different that's coupled with intricate, quirky illustrations which are teeming with fanciful inventions for Mr Qwerty is an inventor. The author/illustrator Karla Strambini celebrates the individual and encourages kids...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Tell Me a Picture
Tell Me a Picture
Quentin Blake
As the first Children’s Laureate, Quentin Blake created an original exhibition in the National Gallery, London for which he chose 26 of his favourite pictures. Some were illustrations from children’s books, others were pictures by artists such as Edward Hopper...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2015
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Actual Size
Actual Size
Steve Jenkins
From the Atlas Moth that is so big it can be mistaken for a bird to the dwarf goby which is the smallest fish in the world, this is a wonderful introduction to all kinds of creatures each of which...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2015
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Daisy's Big Dig
Daisy's Big Dig
Angie Morgan
This lovely picturebook celebrates the pleasures of community (and vegetable gardens) in a satisfying story that has something of a fairy tale to it, while remaining totally down-to-earth. Daisy is friends with everyone on her street, but her neighbours never...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Panorama Pops
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Panorama Pops
Lewis Carroll
Ten of the best moments from Lewis Carroll’s classic story unfold from this attractive edition which is beautifully presented in a slip-case. It has been designed to celebrate the 150 anniversary of the publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland which...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2015
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The Land of the Frontiebacks A Curious Alphabet of Confused Creatures
The Land of the Frontiebacks A Curious Alphabet of Confused Creatures
Cecil Brasher, Jim Medway
The Land of the Frontiebacks is a strange and wonderful place. The letters of the alphabet run backwards and the animals are rather confused. Starting with Z, 26 quirky verses and illustrations bring to life a menagerie of curious creatures:...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 12/05/2014
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On Angel Wings
On Angel Wings
Michael Morpurgo
Double Laureate’s Michael Morpurgo and Quentin Blake have come together to produce a stunning re-working of the Nativity.   It’s a wonderfully poignant and engaging story told with great warmth and humour coupled with some sparkling illustrations.  This is an absolute...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2006
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Corpse Talk
Corpse Talk
Adam Murphy
Shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award 2015 - Best Book with Facts   Meet some of history's most famous, infamous and downright incredible men and women! What was the secret of Cleopatra's irresistible personality? Why did Ghengis Khan become...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Winnie the Pooh: the Complete Collection of Stories and Poems
Winnie the Pooh: the Complete Collection of Stories and Poems
A.A. Milne
A. A Milne's stories about Pooh and his forest friends have been loved by generations of children and their parents since the publication of the first book of stories, Winnie-the-Pooh in 1926. Pooh first appeared as a character in Milne's...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2014
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Winnie-the-Pooh Deluxe Complete Collection
Winnie-the-Pooh Deluxe Complete Collection
A.A. Milne
This is the ultimate numbered and boxed edition of some of the most famous children's stories and poems of all time, featuring The Bear for All Ages, Winnie-the-Pooh.
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Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
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The Storytime: The Star of the Zoo
The Storytime: The Star of the Zoo
Virginie Zurcher, Daniel Howarth
One night a star falls out of the sky and lands in the middle of a zoo. But no amount of boasting and competing by the various animals to get the sky back home into the sky seems to work....
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Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2014
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Storytime: Batmouse
Storytime: Batmouse
Steve Smallman
When Pip the mouse sees what he thinks is a flying mouse he wants to fly when he grows up and when he sees what he thinks is a digging mouse he wants to dig when he grows up Pip. ...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2014
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Ant and Bee Time
Ant and Bee Time
Angela Banner
Ant and Bee have been invited to the Zoo Games by Kind Dog and Zoo Man. Zoo Man explains that they will need to get to the zoo at a particular time.  He also tells Ant and Bee about the...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Ant and Bee Go Shopping
Ant and Bee Go Shopping
Angela Banner
An introduction to shapes – and shopping within this classic series that is perfect for learning to read. Old friends Ant and Bee are off on a shopping trip because their friend Kind Dog is coming to supper.  Ant and...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Q Pootle 5 The Great Space Race
Q Pootle 5 The Great Space Race
Nick Butterworth
Q Pootle 5 fans will love this gentle tale of interplanetary racing in which the characters work together to put things right when things go wrong even if it means someone else wins the great space race. Q Pootle 5...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Q Pootle 5 Groobie's Spacewash
Q Pootle 5 Groobie's Spacewash
Nick Butterworth
Q Pootle 5 airs on CBeebies and is outperforming even long-running shows such as Octonauts and Peppa Pig. The TV is particularly targeting 4 to 6 year olds and these high illustrated picture books are perfect for Q Pootle 5...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Tiny The Invisible World of Microbes
Tiny The Invisible World of Microbes
Nicola Davies
This exciting non-fiction picture book introduces young readers to the wondrous (and invisible) world of microbes.
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown Thief
Reader Reviewed Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown Thief
Alex Milway
The second in a delightfully funny series for 6+ year olds in which a pig and a hamster solve crimes that no one else seems able to do so, step aside Holmes and Watson - only Pigsticks and Harold can...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Horrid Henry's Royal Riot
Horrid Henry's Royal Riot
Francesca Simon
A bumper book of Horrid Henry! Four Horrid Henry titles are bound together in this handsome volume.  The stories include Horrid Henry Meets the Queen which gives the collection its title and also Horrid Henry’s Thank You Letter, Horrid Henry’s...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2014
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The Snowman and the Snowdog Finger Puppet Book
The Snowman and the Snowdog Finger Puppet Book
Raymond Briggs
Raymond Briggs’s newest character - The Snowdog – stars in this fun and robust chunky board book for little fingers. On every spread The Snowdog comes to life in the middle of the action through a finger puppet. 
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Format: Board book - Released: 04/09/2014
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I am Cat
I am Cat
Jackie Morris
Ten wild habitats, ten wild cats and one domestic cat are dramatically and beautifully illustrated in this unique celebration of the cat. In bold pictures and a simple text, Jackie Morris brings alive Cat who, when asleep in the day,...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Adventures of the Little Wooden Horse: Macmillan Classics Edition
Adventures of the Little Wooden Horse: Macmillan Classics Edition
Ursula Moray Williams
A classic story of the amazing adventures of a toy horse made by the wise old toymaker, Uncle Peder. From the moment it has been made the Little Wooden Horse is special and different. Above all, it doesn’t want to...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
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Guess How Much I Love You
Guess How Much I Love You
Sam McBratney
Best-selling and glorious Guess How Much I love you has delighted children – and adults - for a quarter of a century. Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare want to tell each other just how much they love each...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
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The Lion Book of Nursery Rhymes
The Lion Book of Nursery Rhymes
Julia Stone
November 2014 Book of the Month  Every child needs a collection of nursery rhymes and this collection of favourites with their clear and unfussy illustrations makes an excellent starting point for parents and children alike. Helpfully, the rhymes have been...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2014
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The Judith Kerr Treasury
The Judith Kerr Treasury
Judith Kerr
Five classic stories from Judith Kerr, the creator of the iconic The Tiger Who Came to Tea. Judith Kerr OBE is one of the most beloved creators of children's books in the world. Featuring: The Tiger Who Came to Tea...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Sloth Slept on
Sloth Slept on
Frann Preston-Gannon
A delightful introduction to a very special creature! Two children find a very unusual creature in their garden. What on earth can it be? They try asking it but it is always asleep. They trying asking dad but he...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2014
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Sir Charlie Stinky Socks the Pirate's Curse
Sir Charlie Stinky Socks the Pirate's Curse
Kristina Stephenson
October 2014 Book of the Month   A swashbuckling new adventure for the brave-hearted knight Sir Charlie Stinky Socks.  Help! says the message in the bottle and Sir Charlie is determined to do just that. Sailing across the dangerous seas filled...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
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Katie's London Christmas
Katie's London Christmas
James Mayhew
Christmas is a magical time of year, when absolutely anything incredible can happen. So when Katie and Jack are woken up late on Christmas Eve by a loud sneeze, little do they realise that they are about to embark on...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
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Marshmallows for Martians
Marshmallows for Martians
Adam Guillain, Charlotte Guillain
With his homemade rocket and map of the stars, George is sure the Martians will be easy to find. But when he touches down on the red planet, the Martians are nowhere to be seen. George is alone ...or so...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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The Owl and the Pussy-Cat
The Owl and the Pussy-Cat
Edward Lear
Edward Lear's classic poem, The Owl and the Pussy-cat, beautifully illustrated by Charlotte Voake and introduced with a foreword by Julia Donaldson. The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea. In a beautiful pea-green boat...Edward Lear's classic poem has delighted readers...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Nonsense Limericks
Nonsense Limericks
Edward Lear
An attractive volume of Edward Lear’s best-loved and timeless limericks all of which are brilliantly realised in Arthur Robins witty illustrations. The collection opens with: “There was an Old Man with a beard,/ Who said, “It is just as I...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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The it Doesn't Matter Suit and Other Stories
The it Doesn't Matter Suit and Other Stories
Sylvia Plath
Deliciously funny and touching, Sylvia Plath’s three wonderfully fresh and original stories were originally written for her own children but remain as delightful as ever. The title story, in which Max gets the very special suit he has always craved,...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Malala a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal a Brave Boy from Pakistan
Malala a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal a Brave Boy from Pakistan
Jeanette Winter
One of our Books of the Year 2014  Meet two brave young heroes of Pakistan, Malala and Iqbal, each unafraid to speak out, each a victim of unspeakable violence, each an inspiration to the world as they stood up for...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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The Really Abominable Snowman
The Really Abominable Snowman
Valentina Mendicino
A laugh-out-loud funny story about Milo, a lonely and misunderstood abominable snowman, who will try just about ANYTHING to make some friends so he can share his delicious cupcakes.
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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The Scarecrows' Wedding
The Scarecrows' Wedding
Julia Donaldson
The Scarecrow's Wedding is the eagerly awaited new picture book from the creators of The Gruffalo and Stick Man. Written in Julia Donaldson's glorious rhyme and illustrated in glowing colour by Axel Scheffler, this is a fabulous love story, with...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2014
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Katy's Christmas Gift
Katy's Christmas Gift
Bernadette Watts
In this heart-warming and original version of the Christmas story for young children, beautifully illustrated with images that are full of colour, light, joy and festive feeling by Bernadette Watts, Katy sets out in the snow to visit the new...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2014
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The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf and Grandma's Wardrobe
Reader Reviewed The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf and Grandma's Wardrobe
Christyan Fox, Diane Fox
November 2014 Book of the Month  A deliciously funny version of the familiar story of Little Red Riding Hood. Cat tries to read Little Red Riding Hood, one of his most-favourite stories, to his friend Dog. But Dog is a...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
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Horrid Henry's Tricky Tricks
Horrid Henry's Tricky Tricks
Francesca Simon
This gift book of 10 stories is the culmination of celebrations for the 20th anniversary year for Horrid Henry, the nation's favourite naughty little boy. Horrid Henry is a character loved by boys and girls in equal measure and this...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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The Adventures of Mr Toad
The Adventures of Mr Toad
Tom Moorhouse
Everyone loves the ebullient and outrageous Mr Toad, one of the heroes of Kenneth Grahame’s classic The Wind in the Willows. Tom Moorhouse brings him to life in this modern retelling which captures all the drama of Mr Toad’s famous...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Ballet Stories
Ballet Stories
Margaret Greaves, Lisa Kopper
Swan Lake, Giselle, The Nutcracker, Coppelia – these are just some of the eight classic ballet stories that are beautifully retold in this attractive volume illustrated by Lisa Kopper. All the romance and tragedy which fuels these stories and makes...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
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Aesop's Fables
Aesop's Fables
Beverley Naidoo
Witty and wise, Aesop’s fables are perfect short stories with a powerful message for readers of all ages. In this beautifully illustrated edition Beverley Naidoo includes favourites such as The Lion and the Mouse in which a tiny mouse begs...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2014
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Tales from Grimm
Tales from Grimm
Antonia Barber
Nine of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm’s best-known stories are retold with great fluency in this beautifully produced edition which is perfectly designed to be read aloud. Favourites, which include The Frog Prince, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and Snow White among...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Tales from Hans Christian Andersen
Tales from Hans Christian Andersen
Naomi Lewis
The Princess and the Pea and The Little Match Girl, two of Hans Christian Andersen’s best-loved tales, are included in this beautifully illustrated edition of his stories. Naomi Lewis’s prose sparkles in the lively retellings which contain all the traditional...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Paddington Movie - Paddington: the Story of the Movie
Paddington Movie - Paddington: the Story of the Movie
Jeanne Willis
The film of Paddington ™ brings new stories about the favourite bear from Peru. In this book version Jeanne Willis brilliantly captures the exciting new adventures that Paddington is drawn into. On arrival in London Paddington is found and taken...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Paddington Movie - Paddington: the Movie Storybook
Paddington Movie - Paddington: the Movie Storybook

Aimed at younger readers, this is a picture book of the Paddington movie with stills from the film illustrating the story.  Paddington arrived in London from Deepest Peru and was fortunate enough to meet the very hospitable Brown family who...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Where's Wally Now?
Where's Wally Now?
Martin Handford
Best-selling Where’s Wally? is back in a sumptuous new format. In addition to the familiar spreads, this edition has the addition of flaps which open to reveal all kinds of hidden surprises which have never been seen before including some...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2014
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Paddington Movie - Paddington's Sticky Paws Sticker Collection
Paddington Movie - Paddington's Sticky Paws Sticker Collection

Stickers aplenty will provide lots of activity for all those who have loved seeing Paddington™. There are lots of marmalade sandwiches and a blue duffle coat to match onto the pictures in the book as well as all kinds of...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2014
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A Selection of Nonsense Verse
A Selection of Nonsense Verse
Edward Lear
A lively collection of Edward Lear’s most popular Limericks and Nonsense Songs presented as they appeared originally with illustrations by the author.  In full colour and very much of their time, the vigorous illustrations give a wonderful period feel to...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
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Christmas Journey Storybook With Pop-Up Play Scenes
Christmas Journey Storybook With Pop-Up Play Scenes
Juliet David
An ingenious Christmas book and playmat in one, with six colourful scenes with plenty to spot and find on each.  There are also cardboard characters to help bring the story of the nativity to life.
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Format: Board book - Released: 19/09/2014
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Jesus Detective A Puzzle Search Book
Jesus Detective A Puzzle Search Book
Peter Martin
Find out for yourself all about the life of Jesus in this excellent interactive and thought- provoking book which encourages the reader to do a lot of finding out! The famous scenes from the life of Jesus are shown in...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2014
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Horrid Henry's Christmas Lunch
Horrid Henry's Christmas Lunch
Francesca Simon
Christmas gives Horrid Henry every opportunity to behave as badly as possible. First there are all the wrong presents – gloves, a dictionary and a pen, pencil and ruler set. Yuck – they are all a disappointment. There’s no sign...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2014
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The Night Before Christmas
The Night Before Christmas
Clement C. Moore
Exquisite silhouettes and a spectacular pop-up finale bring this popular Christmas poem magically to life.  With the turn of each page the scenes transform to reveal the fine details and surprises of a festive family home. Open up the house...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Jingle Bells
Jingle Bells
James Lord Pierpont
A beautifully illustrated cut-paper edition of the classic Christmas song captures the thrill of sleigh-riding in the snow and the magic of the Christmas season. With the turn of each page the scene transforms, culminating in a stunning pop-up finale....
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Farmyard Tales Lift the Flap Christmas
Farmyard Tales Lift the Flap Christmas
Heather Amery
Peep under the many flaps and find out what Poppy and Sam are doing to get ready for Christmas at Apple Tree Farm.  Poppy can't find her kitten so help her to find Ginger by opening the flaps.  A great...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2014
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The Christmas Truce The Place Where Peace Was Found
The Christmas Truce The Place Where Peace Was Found
Hilary Robinson
Amid the horror of the fighting in the First World War, there was one moment of unexpected and surprising harmony. On Christmas Eve 1914 the soldiers from opposing sides of No Man’s Land joined together in the singing of a...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | World War One
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Adventivity
Adventivity
Gina Carpenter
A wonderfully creative and inspiring resource for all the family! Paper angels, finger puppets, gift tags, iced-cookie gifts – these are just some of the 25 fun to make or do activities to occupy a family in the days before...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2014
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The Snow Leopard
The Snow Leopard
Jackie Morris
Jackie Morris's poetic text weaves the spirit of nature into a universal myth for our time. Set against the stunning landscapes of the Himalayas, her beautiful illustrations of the nearly-extinct Snow Leopard offer a message of hope at a time...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2014
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Christmas With Miffy: Sticker Activity Book
Christmas With Miffy: Sticker Activity Book

Miffy is enjoying all the preparations for Christmas! She is busy preparing the Christmas tree, wrapping presents and playing with her friends. Young readers can enjoy adding the special brightly coloured stickers that are included to help Miffy make her...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Baby and Toddler
Format: Novelty book - Released: 09/10/2014
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