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Squishy Mcfluff: and the Supermarket Sweep!
Squishy Mcfluff: and the Supermarket Sweep!
Pip Jones
August 2014 Book of the Month A second helping of deliciously funny adventures for Ava and her invisible cat Squishy McFluff. Ava is not looking forward to a trip to the supermarket with her mum as shopping is no fun. But...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2014
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Enormouse
Enormouse
Angie Morgan
A funny and charming picture book about being different, a perfect for read-aloud picture book with a reassuring ending.
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2014
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I'm My Own Dog
I'm My Own Dog
David Ezra Stein
Caldecott Honor-winning author-illustrator David Ezra Stein has fans old and new at his command with this comical dog's-eye view of having a best friend. A funny new picture book with a twist on the boy-and-his-dog story that has both humour and...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 22/07/2014
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Frances Dean Who Loved to Dance and Dance
Frances Dean Who Loved to Dance and Dance
Birgitta Sif
From a truly special new voice in picture books, the award-winning author-illustrator of Oliver comes a heart-warming story about finding strength in your friends, overcoming your fears and following your dreams! It glows from the inside out and is...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Picture Book Party
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2014
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Vanilla Ice Cream
Vanilla Ice Cream
Bob Graham
Award-winning Bob Graham celebrates freedom and the wonders of chance in this beautiful and almost wordless picture book. An emblem of freedom, a tiny and curious sparrow makes its long journey across the world. Through glorious illustrations the sparrow travels...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2014
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Quest
Quest
Aaron Becker
This is a stunning adventure, the second in the luminous wordless trilogy by Aaron Becker, that began with his stunning debut Journey, takes readers further into the realms of the imagination and beyond. All who explore each page will...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2014
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Help! We Need a Title!
Help! We Need a Title!
Herve Tullet
An interactive picture book from the internationally acclaimed author Herve Tullet. ...Full review to follow.
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2013
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Eat Your Greens, Goldilocks A Story About Eating Healthily
Eat Your Greens, Goldilocks A Story About Eating Healthily
Steve Smallman
Humorous writing provides a gentle approach to teaching healthy habits in this fun new series, each one featuring a favourite classic fairy tale... but with a twist. The charming artwork highlights all the positives of your favourite characters in Goldilocks...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
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Blow Your Nose, Big Bad Wolf A Story About Spreading Germs
Blow Your Nose, Big Bad Wolf A Story About Spreading Germs
Steve Smallman
Humorous writing provides a gentle approach to teaching healthy habits in this fun new series, each one featuring a favourite classic fairy tale... but with a twist. The charming artwork highlights all the positives of your favourite characters in The...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
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I Feel Five!
I Feel Five!
Bethanie Deeney Murguia
What is turning five supposed to feel like, anyway?  Bethanie Deeney Murguia explores what it feels like to grow up in this sweet picture book that’s perfect for children of any age. and a charming look at growing a bit...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2014
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Use Your Imagination
Use Your Imagination
Nicola O'Byrne
Rabbit and Wolf make dangerous playmates. But Rabbit is bored and Wolf comes up with the brilliant idea that Rabbit should write a story. Everything goes very well. Wolf is very helpful. But Wolf is also very hungry…and the story...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2014
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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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Bruno and Titch
Bruno and Titch
Sheena Dempsey
Perfect for pet-lovers (and especially guinea pig lovers) everywhere, this funny story of finding a home and a person to care for him is told from the guinea pig's humorous perspective. Features Bruno, a wildly inventive boy, and his new...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2014
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Miffy's First Day
Miffy's First Day
Dick Bruna
A bright, interactive storybook focusing on the first day at school with stickers to add into the pages whilst reading and enjoying the fun Miffy story with your toddler.
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Format: Novelty book - Released: 14/08/2014
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Journey
Journey
Aaron Becker
A lonely girl draws a magic door on her bedroom wall and through it escapes into a world where wonder, adventure and danger abound. Red marker pen in hand, she creates a boat, a balloon and a flying carpet which...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2014
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The Greedy Rainbow
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: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
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The Boxtrolls: Make Your Own Boxtroll Punch-Out Activity Book
The Boxtrolls: Make Your Own Boxtroll Punch-Out Activity Book

To accompany this autumn's blockbuster new movie, this activity book has everything you need to make your own Boxtrolls! Just pop out the pieces, fold at the lines, and lock in the tabs. In no...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 04/09/2014
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The Return of a Pig Called Heather
The Return of a Pig Called Heather
Harry Oulton
Join Heather the pig as she heads off on a perilous adventure from London to Scotland to win back the farm her best friend and her dad has lost.  A wonderfully inspiring tale of courage, friendship and most importantly of...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2014
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Miffy Outdoors Sticker Scene Book
Miffy Outdoors Sticker Scene Book

With over 50 lovely stickers you can explore the outdoors with Miffy and learn all about her favourite places, then create beautiful scenes of Miffy and her friends. Perfect for any Miffy fan.  
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Baby and Toddler | Miffy
Format: Novelty book - Released: 14/08/2014
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Holiday Activity Pack
Holiday Activity Pack

The perfect companion for any long journey!
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Format: Book - Released: 01/04/2014
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This is Not My Hat
This is Not My Hat
Jon Klassen
Winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014 - Winner of the UKLA Book Awards 3-6yrs 2014- Winner of the 2013 Caldecott Medal. One of Julia Eccleshare’s Stand-out Children’s Book of the Year 2012   Best-selling illustrator Jon Klassen follows...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Book Awards | Carnegie/Greenaway
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2014
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Harry and the Monster
Harry and the Monster
Sue Mongredien
How can Harry tame the monster who comes to scare him in the night? Luckily first Mum and then dad come up with a clever plan. Suddenly, the monster doesn’t seem so scary after all. With a strong domestic setting...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Books for Boys
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2014
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Twit
Reader Reviewed Twit
Stephen Cole
Poor little Twit is always having mean tricks played on him by his big brothers, Boggle, Bumf and Baffle.  One trick too far and Twit is left stuck in a hole where Norma the vole comes to is rescue.  The...
Featured in: 5+ readers | Books Reviewed by Children | Early Readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2013
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Lottie and Dottie Sow Carrots
Lottie and Dottie Sow Carrots
Claire Burgess
Lottie and her little sister Dottie are off to the garden centre to buy some seeds. After much thought and consideration they decide to grow carrots.  This wonderful story is full of bright, colourful illustrations and follows Lottie and Dottie...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2014
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The Little Nut Tree
The Little Nut Tree
Sally Gardner
A brand new Early Reader edition of Sally Gardner's picture book based on the favourite nursery rhyme. Wonderful Illustrations and easy to follow words bring this well-known nursery rhyme to life.  Great for sharing with young children and you can also...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2014
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The Dragon's Dentist
The Dragon's Dentist
John McLay
Eric is a dragon.  A big, scary, grumpy dragon that everyone is afraid of.  Harry wants to be a knight in waiting but is stuck cleaning shields.  His dad is a knight. His brother is a knight.  Even his sister...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/02/2014
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The Pirates' Picnic
The Pirates' Picnic
Angela Mcallister
Join Jim on a pirates' picnic in this brand-new blue Early Reader by Kate Greenaway Medal-shortlisted author, Angela McAllister. Life is a bit glum on the bad ship Skullywag.  Jim the cabin boy wants to cheer up the crew. So he...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Miranda the Castaway
Miranda the Castaway
James Mayhew
Brand-new full colour blue Early Reader edition of James Mayhew's charming story about Miranda's adventures on a desert island. Miranda is shipwrecked on a desert island but soon learns the best way to survive from watching the animals.  She learns how...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 10/07/2014
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Mondays at Monster School
Mondays at Monster School
Ruth Louise Symes
Fred’s first day at monster school finally arrives and he begins to feel a little bit nervous. But when he discovers his friend Ted is even more scared, he finds the courage to go along with him.  Things seem a...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013
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Algy's Amazing Adventures in the Jungle
Reader Reviewed Algy's Amazing Adventures in the Jungle
Kaye Umansky
Meet Algy.  He’s just moved house.  Moving house is on the long list of things he doesn’t like, along with girls, snakes, crocodiles, mad tigers and having adventures.  Algy meets Cherry (who just happens to be a girl) from next...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 02/05/2013
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Shumba's Big Adventure
Shumba's Big Adventure
Lauren St.John
Meet Shumba, an adorable, lovable, lion cub who lives in Africa with his family.  Shumba also just happens to be the naughtiest lion cub in the whole of Africa.  One night he wanders off and doesn’t stay away from the...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2013
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Poppy the Pirate Dog's New Shipmate
Poppy the Pirate Dog's New Shipmate
Liz Kessler
Poppy the Pirate Dog is bored and lonely.  A summer of fun and adventure has ended and Poppy is home alone.  Imagine her excitement when she discovers she is to have a new playmate - a new shipmate.  But then...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/06/2013
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Monstar, the Superhero
Monstar, the Superhero
Stephen Cole
Monstar is not your usual kind of pet.  She’s green and fluffy for a start and loves nothing more than dancing, eating green porridge and her blankey. But Monstar dreams of being a being a real, live superhero.  Her attempts...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Cudweed's Time Machine
Cudweed's Time Machine
Marcus Sedgwick
Meet Cudweed and his slightly – well, unusual family.  One day, feeling bored and anxious for teatime to arrive, Cudweed decides to ‘borrow’ his dad’s time machine.  Oh, his dad just happens to be an inventor by the way.  However,...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2013
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Mr Monkey and the Magic Tricks
Mr Monkey and the Magic Tricks
Linda Chapman
Ian is always taking things from Ben.  His sweets, his lunch, even his skateboard.  But when it’s Ben’s turn to take Mr Monkey home from school, magical things begin to happen and it isn’t long before Ian learns that it’s...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Miranda the Explorer
Miranda the Explorer
James Mayhew
A competition to win a ride in a hot air balloon becomes an exciting adventure when the rope holding the balloon snaps and Miranda sails away.  All alone and with only a map to aid her, Miranda takes an unexpected...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013
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Algy's Amazing Adventures at Sea
Algy's Amazing Adventures at Sea
Kaye Umansky
Algy is back and Cherry’s little brother Brad is joining them on their adventure to the world behind the plank.  This time they discover a tropical island and it just so happens that being by the sea is one of...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
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Abigail
Abigail
Catherine Rayner
Longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014  Kate Greenaway winner Catherine Rayner’s gorgeous bold animals fill the pages perfectly in this entertaining counting book.  Abigail the giraffe wants to count everything and anything she can. But counting is hard when...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Bedtime Reading | Book Awards | Carnegie/Greenaway
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2014
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That's What Makes a Hippopotamus Smile
That's What Makes a Hippopotamus Smile
Sean Taylor
How to give a Hippopotamus a good time when he comes to visit provides a good model for how to treat friends of any kind. A hippo is not an easy friend to accommodate so the little girl has to...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Storytime: the Star of the Zoo
Storytime: the Star of the Zoo
Virginie Zurcher
One night a star falls out of teh 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: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2014
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Batmouse
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: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2014
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Algy's Amazing Adventures in Space
Algy's Amazing Adventures in Space
Kaye Umansky
What's waiting for Algy at the bottom of his garden this time? With his best friend Cherry and her little brother Brad, Algy opens the loose board at the back of his garden shed - to find himself in space!...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Wolfman
Wolfman
Michael Rosen
A Dyslexia Friendly Picture Book for Parent and Child   Best-selling Michael Rosen teams up with the brilliant illustrator Chris Mould in this scary story with a witty twist. Wolf Man is on the loose. He is ripping up paving stones...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Dyslexia-friendly
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2014
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Until I Met Dudley
Until I Met Dudley
Roger Mcgough
Award winning duo - poet Roger McGough and illustrator Chris Riddell - have created a stunning picture book that is part-fact, part brilliant invention. A little girl thinks she knows just how everything works. Take a toaster, for example. Surely,...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Rats!
Rats!
Alan MacDonald
Three great ‘Dirty Bertie’ short stories in this one attractive book. In the title story Dirty Bertie, a delightfully disgusting boy who loves everything dirty and nasty, finds a clever way to get himself a new pet – and to...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2014
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Long Walk to Freedom
Long Walk to Freedom
Chris van Wyk, Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela’s inspirational life story has been adapted into a wonderfully child-friendly version. It tells of his childhood as an ordinary boy in a village and how his belief in democracy was already strongly developed while a student. Mandela’s fight...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Bumper Book of Humphrey's Tiny Tales 2
Bumper Book of Humphrey's Tiny Tales 2
Betty G. Birney
Four adventures each of which shows just what an exceptional hamster Humphrey really is.  Humphrey lives in a cage in room 26 in Longfellow School but every week he goes home with a different pupil. His cage is meant to...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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The Classic Adventures of Paddington
The Classic Adventures of Paddington
Michael Bond
To celebrate the enduring popularity of the bear from Darkest Peru, this is a very special treasury complete with slipcase which brings together eleven of the original Paddington stories delicately illustrated by Peggy Fortnum.  It makes an exquisite keepsake gift...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Puffin on the Beach A Story with Widgit Symbols
Puffin on the Beach A Story with Widgit Symbols
David Blakesley
Here at Lovereading4kids we were really taken by this delightful picture book - it's the first we've seen that contains really helpful visual images (Widgit symbols) alongside key words in the story - which in turn will help young children...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2014
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The Ghastly McNastys: Fright in the Night
The Ghastly McNastys: Fright in the Night
Lyn Gardner
Those terrible pirate twins are at it again! Their relentless pursuit of treasure is causing all sorts of havoc in the seaside town of Little Snoring, and only youngsters Tat and Hetty - and their cat called Dog - have...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 14/07/2014
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A Bear Called Paddington
A Bear Called Paddington
Michael Bond
The classic story of Paddington Bear, so called because the Brown family first meet him on Paddington Station and decide to take him home. Paddington Bear has travelled all the way from Darkest Peru with a label round his neck...
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Format: Mixed media product - Released: 10/07/2014
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Pirate Activity Pad
Pirate Activity Pad
Phillip Clarke
Ahoy shipmates.  Hop aboard for a treasure trove of fun pirate activities in this substantial write-on, tear-off activity pad containing lots of puzzles, colouring, doodling, drawing and games. The tear-off pages make this pad perfect for sharing with a friend...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
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The Big Book of Amazing Activities
The Big Book of Amazing Activities

Children will love this awesome 256 page activity book that is chock full of things to do during those lengthy school holidays or long car journeys.  The Big Book of Amazing Activities includes all their favourite puzzles, from wordsearches and...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Garden Wildlife
Garden Wildlife
Caz Buckingham, Andrea Pinnington
Have fun using these beautiful wildlife stickers on the fold-out garden scene provided. How many of them can you name? Use the simple ID guide inside to see how many you got right.
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Out and About
Format: Loose-leaf - Released: 01/05/2014
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Seashore
Seashore
Caz Buckingham, Andrea Pinnington
Have fun using these beautiful stickers on the fold-out seashore scene provided. There is also a simple guide to the names of the featured seashore plants and animals. Test your family and friends to see how many they know.
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Format: Loose-leaf - Released: 01/05/2014
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Princess Ellie to the Rescue
Princess Ellie to the Rescue
Diana Kimpton
This 10th anniversary edition of the very first in the Pony-Mad Princess series is full of authentic pony facts and sparkly princessy detail and is sure to set the mind of any pony mad or aspiring pony mad child alight...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | Pony Mad
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2014
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Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry
Francesca Simon
Introducing Horrid Henry, the boy who throws food, snatches, pushes and, above all, HATES his younger brother Perfect Pete.  In a special twentieth anniversary edition, the very first four...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | eBooks
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
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The Almost Fearless Hamilton Squidlegger
The Almost Fearless Hamilton Squidlegger
Timothy Basil Ering
This is a page-turning story about a normally boisterous youngster with a fear of being alone in the dark...until a magical quest results in a good night's sleep all round. Extraordinary artwork provides a fantastical backdrop for a winning text...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Bedtime Reading | Picture Book Party
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Chicken Clicking
Chicken Clicking
Jeanne Willis
June 2014 Book of the Month   Award-winning Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross go to the heart of a modern predicament in this cautionary tale about a young chick who hops into the farmer’s house and starts exploring the delights of...
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Chicken Mission: Danger in the Deep Dark Woods
Reader Reviewed Chicken Mission: Danger in the Deep Dark Woods
Jennifer Gray
June 2014 Book of the Month  Award-winning Jennifer Gray launches a new series about chickens with a taste for adventure and some very unusual skills! When young Amy Clutterbuck gets a call to join the Elite Chicken Squad starting with...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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This is Not My Hat
This is Not My Hat
Jon Klassen
Winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014 - Winner of the UKLA Book Awards 3-6yrs 2014- Winner of the 2013 Caldecott Medal. One of Julia Eccleshare’s Stand-out Children’s Book of the Year 2012   Best-selling illustrator Jon Klassen follows...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Book Awards
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2012
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The Story of World War One
The Story of World War One
Richard Brassey
It began 100 years ago. They said it would be over by Christmas. They were wrong. Read about the tanks and trenches, bombs and battlefields that make up the chilling story of World War One. Did you know that German Zeppelins...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers | World War One
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Flood
Flood
Villa. F. Alvaro
Given the floods that seem to be occurring increasingly frequently all around the world this is a perfect gift for it is a wordless picture book that brilliantly tells the story of the effects to a family and their home...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
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The Chicken With a Sore Tooth
The Chicken With a Sore Tooth
Benedicte Guettier
With its vivid, distinctive illustrations and highly entertaining text, The Chicken With a Sore Tooth make a perfect and hilarious addition to any child's storytime. Parents will chuckle too, as they turn the pages to discover how this wacky tale...
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2014
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Football Jokes Fantastically Funny Jokes for Football Fanatics
Football Jokes Fantastically Funny Jokes for Football Fanatics

A fantastically funny collection of hundreds of the most hilarious football jokes around!  Perfect for football fans to enjoy in between those all-important World Cup games, Premier League matches and European Cup finals.
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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I am an Artist
I am an Artist
Marta Altes
This is the perfect book for anyone who loves making art – and making a mess particularly if there’s a boy involved!  A sharp, silly, fabulously funny book, which shows that Art is EVERYWHERE!
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | Art and Artists
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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The Animal Adventure
The Animal Adventure
Linda Chapman, Michelle Misra
Everyone's favourite world-famous fashion icon, Hello Kitty, is starring in her very own fiction series, in a range of light-hearted stories which centre around the importance of friendship and treating others with consideration.  Come join Hello Kitty and her friends...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Alice Through the Looking Glass
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll's enduring classic tale, which has enchanted readers of all ages for more than a hundred years, is brought alive for a new generation in this exquisite picture book by the highly-regarded illustrator Emma Chichester Clark.  She has carefully...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Hogs Hate Hugs!
Hogs Hate Hugs!
Tiziana Bendall-Brunello
Can Little Hog avoid all the hugs that everyone wants to give him? And does he really want to?? As the smallest and most huggable creature in the forest, Little Hog gets Big Hugs, Slow Hugs, Hopping-Quick Hugs and sometimes,...
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2014
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The Sheep in Wolf's Clothing
The Sheep in Wolf's Clothing
Bob Hartman
Bored with life as a sheep – and especially bored with the food on offer -  Little Sheep makes a bold but very, very foolish decision that being a wolf would be more fun. But, when she is invited home...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2014
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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...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | Children's Classics
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...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Horrid Henry's Wedding
Horrid Henry's Wedding
Francesca Simon
Henry goes to a very Horrid wedding in this hilarious, utterly wicked and totally brilliant story. Early Readers from Orion Children's Books are stepping stones from picture books to reading...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
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Horrid Henry's Biggest and Best Ever Joke Book - 3-in-1
Horrid Henry's Biggest and Best Ever Joke Book - 3-in-1
Francesca Simon
Horrid Henry is back with this bumper 3-in-1 collection of his favourite wicked, rude and totally brilliant jokes to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Horrid Henry.  
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | eBooks
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2014
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A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports
A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports
Francesca Simon
Packed with freaky facts and random trivia, this is the perfect guide to everything you ever wanted to know (and lots of things you might never have wanted to...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
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Bob and Rob
Bob and Rob
Sue Pickford
A bad, bad burglar and a good, good dog make an unusual and unhappy pair. Rob the burglar likes nothing more than committing a crime. Bob, his dog, hates the life of crime and likes doing good in the world....
Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Rules of Summer
Rules of Summer
Shaun Tan
Combining humour and surreal fantasy, Shaun Tan pictures a summer in the lives of two boys. Each spread tells of an event and the lesson learned. By turns, these events become darker and more sinister as the boys push their...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2013
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A-maze-ing Minotaur
A-maze-ing Minotaur
Juliet Rix
Children as young as five years old will enjoy spotting the Minotaur hiding in the shadows of the pages in this picture book and will then want to help Theseus escape through the maze. Will Theseus kill the Minotaur? Will...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup
Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup
Francesca Simon
Best-selling Francesca Simon tells four terrific new stories about the worst behaved boy in the world. Children everywhere will sympathise with Henry in the title story as he tries...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | Bath Kids Book Festival | eBooks
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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Max the Champion
Max the Champion
Sean Stockdale, Alex Strick
Sports-mad Max thinks about sport every minute of every day – and night! He dives into his cereal, scores a goal with his school artwork, imagines himself skiing down a fast slalom course on his way home and dreams of...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
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A Pig Called Heather
Reader Reviewed A Pig Called Heather
Harry Oulton
January 2014 Debut of the Month A touching story told from the point of view of a very special pig! Heather the pig has two joys in life – apples and her best two-legged friend Isla. Heather has looked after...
Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | Books Reviewed by Children
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/11/2013
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