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The Originals

Tripods: The White Mountains: Book 1
John Christopher, Matt Jones
Nobody knows how long it has been since the Tripods came. Nobody remembers life on Earth before they enslaved it. Humans live in scattered farms and villages, kept quiet and obedient by the mind-controlling Caps implanted when they reach their... Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 03/08/2017 Info Buy

Abomination
Robert Swindells, Ben Hughes
A powerful, disturbing thriller reissued in The Originals series of classic teenage fiction. Martha is twelve - and very different from other kids, because of her parents. Strict members of a religious group - the Brethren - their rules dominate... Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 03/08/2017 Info Buy

Into Exile
Joan Lingard, Ben Hughes
The third of Joan Lingard's ground-breaking Kevin and Sadie books.Protestant Sadie and Catholic Kevin have married and escaped to London - but will they ever really be free of Belfast and its troubles? In this third book about Sadie and... Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 03/08/2017 Info Buy

The Pearl
John Steinbeck
'In the town they tell the story of the great pearl - how it was found and how it was lost again. They tell of Kino, the fisherman, and of his wife, Juana, and of the baby, Coyotito. And because... Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 06/07/2017 Info Buy

The Red Pony
John Steinbeck
'A little masterpiece' New York TimesJody Tiflin is a ten-year-old boy, living on his father's ranch. One day his father brings home a small pony. He's Jody's, if the boy will learn to feed, clean, stable and care for him.... Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 06/07/2017 Info Buy

The Endless Steppe
Esther Hautzig
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths THE ENDLESS STEPPE is based on the author's true-life experience. Readers inspired by The Diary of Anne Frank, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas or The Book...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/08/2016
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Postcards from No Man's Land
Aidan Chambers
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths This winner of the 2003 Michael Printz Award and the Carnegie Medal, told in dual narratives, takes the reader on a memorable voyage of discovery in a foreign...
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I Capture the Castle
Dodie Smith
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths A story about writing, this is also a wonderfully romantic story told by a young narrator trying to capture the unusual behaviour of her family and the life...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/08/2016
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The Outsiders
S. E. Hinton
In a Nutshell: Teen rebellion * Class conflict * Gangs gone wrong A heartrending coming-of-age classic that blazed the trail for young-adult-oriented fiction long before YA was even a twinkle in publishers' eyes. With his parents dead, Ponyboy Curtis is...
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The Red Pony
John Steinbeck
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths Masterful linked short stories by Nobel prizewinner John Steinbeck, author of The Grapes of Wrath. The Red Pony is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken,...
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Stone Cold
Robert Swindells
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult TruthsStone Cold is a Carnegie Medal-winning thriller by Robert Swindells. It is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. A tense thriller plot is...
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No Turning Back
Beverley Naidoo
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths Set in South Africa in the 1990s, a time when an increasing number of young black South Africans are dealing with the violence, the legacy of disrupted schooling...
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Dear Nobody
Berlie Doherty
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths The moving and very real story of two teenagers and an unplanned pregnancy. It is told from two viewpoints - that of Helen as she writes her thoughts...
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Buddy
Nigel Hinton
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths Buddy is a moving and totally convincing account of a boy's faltering relationship with his father, with an atmospheric 1980s setting. It is one of The Originals from...
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The Twelfth Day of July A Kevin and Sadie Story
Joan Lingard
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths The Twelfth Day of July is first of Joan Lingard's influential Kevin and Sadie books, set in Belfast during the Troubles. It is one of The Originals from...
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Across the Barricades A Kevin and Sadie Story
Joan Lingard
Across the Barricades is part of Joan Lingard's ground-breaking Kevin and Sadie series, the sequel to The Twelfth Day of July. Both books are part of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. The Originals are the pioneers of...
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The Pearl
John Steinbeck
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult Truths The Pearl is a haunting and timeless tale of the dangers of unexpected wealth by Nobel prizewinner John Steinbeck, author of The Grapes of Wrath. It is one...
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After the First Death
Robert Cormier
In a Nutshell: Psycho-political thriller | Terrorist hijacking | Extremes of patriotism Unreservedly uncompromising, this gripping, thought-provoking novel raises pertinent questions about trust, sacrifice and the extremes people will go as a result of absolute devotion to a cause, and...
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The Loss Book 2
Julie Plec
A thrilling new series based on the hugely successful TV show The Originals, a spin-off of The Vampire Diaries. Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 02/04/2015 Info Buy

The Pearl
John Steinbeck
When Kino, an Indian pearl-diver, finds 'the Pearl of the world' he believes that his life will be magically transformed. He will marry Juana in church and their little boy, Coyotito, will be able to attend school. Obsessed by his... Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Format: Hardback | Released 07/08/2014 Info Buy

The Pearl
John Steinbeck
A short parable about wealth and the darkness and evil it can instill in even the most generous of men's hearts. Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 01/01/2012 Info Buy

No Turning Back
Beverley Naidoo
Set in South Africa in the 1990s, a time when an increasing number of young black South Africans are dealing with the violence, the legacy of disrupted schooling and the continued struggle for survival, this story focuses on one boy's... Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Format: Paperback | Released 27/03/1997 Info Buy

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