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Books of the Month

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Ravenclaw Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 11+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 28/06/2018
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Holes Discover a Hidden World
Jonathan Litton
July 2018 Book of the Month | This clearly written visually stunning book will have children jumping in to learn all about a wide variety of topics – history, nature, science, medicine, even philosophy: who'd have thought that holes could... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 14/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Slytherin Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Hufflepuff Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 7+ readers | 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Hufflepuff Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Gryffindor Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Gryffindor Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 7+ readers | 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Junkyard Jack and the Horse That Talked
Adrian Edmondson
July 2018 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month July 2018 | A wonderfully funny romp of a story full of all kinds of imaginative nonsense including a cast of talking animals. Young Jack is an... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Middle School: From Hero to Zero
James Patterson
July 2018 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: the irrepressible Rafe Khatchadorian set loose on the streets of London | No-one knows better than James Patterson how to keep the pages turning and of all his junior heroes... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 12/07/2018
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Reader ReviewedMy Arch-Enemy Is a Brain In a Jar
David Solomons
In a nutshell: another unmissable brilliantly comic comic adventure story David Solomons is a simply brilliant writer for children and his My Brother is a Super-Hero series is consistently funny, entertaining and true. Indeed, the further-fetched the stories get, the... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Ravenclaw Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Slytherin Edition
J. K. Rowling
July 2018 Book of the Month | In Book 2 of this phenomenal series Harry Potter, a boy wizard, is in his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Little does he know that this year will be... Featured in: 11+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Reader ReviewedGirls Can Vlog: Festival Frenzy
Emma Moss
July 2018 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: 21st century style fun and friendship | In book 5 of this popular series, our gang of friends/vloggers Lucy, Abby, Hermione and Jessie, are enjoying a special week camping, and... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Other Featured Books this Month

Reader ReviewedRiddle of the Runes
Janina Ramirez
July 2018 Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: exciting Viking set crime mystery recommended for brave girls and boys Historian Janina Ramirez's TV programmes are as inspiring as they are informative. Her passion for Viking history comes through... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/07/2018
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The Battle of the Blighty Bling
Ruth Quayle
In a nutshell: fast-paced humorous pirate adventure Pity the poor McScurvy children, Vic and Bert – they used to sail the ocean with their pirate parents, until they lost their ship. Now they have to wear... Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 12/07/2018
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Aliens Invaded My Talent Show!
Matt Brown
The award-winning Matt Brown is BACK, with a HILARIOUS new novel jam-packed with talent shows, aliens and a whole lot of bonkers… Lovereading Comment to follow. Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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The Secret Key
Lena Jones
In a nutshell: dastardly crimes for young super sleuth Agatha to solve | The resurgence in crime stories for young readers, led so stylishly by Lauren Child (Ruby Redfort), Lauren St John (Kat Wolfe Investigates) and Robin Stevens ( Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Mirror Magic
Claire Fayers
In a nutshell: human and fairy worlds mix in exciting adventures | Mirror Magic is perfect for children who like their stories full of magic and excitement. Orphans Ava and her big brother Matthew move to the town of Wyse,... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 14/06/2018
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Terrifying Tudors
Terry Deary
Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Terrifying Tudors, including who invited Queen Elizabeth I to see his brand-new toilet and how to catch jail fever if you've never been to prison. These bestselling titles are sure to... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/02/2018
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Run Wild
Gill Lewis
A thought-provoking and touching story of the bond between children and nature, from renowned storyteller and award-winning author Gill Lewis. Lovereading Comment to follow Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers aged 8+ Barrington Stoke is the foremost publisher... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 16/07/2018
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Jason Banks and the Pumpkin of Doom
Gillian Cross
Interest Age 8+ Reading Age 8 | In a nutshell: thought-provoking story about bullying | Everybody knows what they think about bullies, but this story might make them think again. Jason Banks is king of the school, not because he's... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 15/06/2018
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Ocean Emporium
Susie Brooks
Ocean Emporium is a fine example of the new wave of non-fiction books which are not just full of thoughtfully presented information but as beautiful to look at as the best picture books. Susie Brooks and Dawn Cooper take readers... Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/06/2018
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Bad Mermaids: On the Rocks
Sibéal Pounder
In a nutshell: sparkling, funny underwater adventures | Mermaids Beattie, Zelda and Mimi are absolutely fabulous! Their second adventure streams by, full of underwater hi-jinks all driven by friendship and fun. The little mermaids are in the Crocodile Kingdom (it's... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 14/06/2018
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Reader ReviewedWelcome to Nowhere
Elizabeth Laird
Winner of the UKLA 2018 Book Award 7-11 | In a nutshell: the lives of a Syrian family brought vividly and sympathetically to life for young readers | This is an excellent book for young people who want to know... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 13/07/2017
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Reader ReviewedLesser Spotted Animals
Martin Brown
Winner of the UKLA 2018 Book Award 7-11 | In a nutshell: not your average animal book | This is no ordinary animal book, you won't find the usual suspects in its page, no tigers, pandas, bears here. Instead be... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/04/2017
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Back on Weird Street
Anne Fine
Interest Age 8-12 Reading Age 8 | The three stories in Anne Fine's new Weird Street collection are guaranteed to send delicious shivers down the spine, even on the hottest summer day. In classic Gothic tradition, the narrative is passed... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 08/06/2018
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Race to the Bottom of the Sea
Lindsay Eagar
In a nutshell: swashbuckling adventure, sometimes underwater Race to the Bottom of the Sea is a well-written, thoroughly unusual, thought-provoking pirate story, and a rip-roaring adventure. Our hero 11-year old Fidelia Quail has grown up with the sea in... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/06/2018
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Sami's Silver Lining (The Lost and Found Book Two)
Cathy Cassidy
In a nutshell: a story of survival, friendship and recovery – to a musical soundtrack Cathy Cassidy has a talent for writing positive and life-affirming stories even though they're about young people facing really difficult situations. Sami's story is... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 28/06/2018
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Ella on the Outside
Cath Howe
It's hard to be the new girl but for Ella things are even more complicated. She has recently moved to a new area - and a new school - with her mum and brother, and a big secret. Ella has... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/05/2018
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The Storm Keeper's Island
Catherine Doyle
July 2018 Debut of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month July 2018 Swept along by the wind and sea and suffused with magic and mystery this is an ebullient adventure story that compels its readers to... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2018
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Johnny and the Dead
Terry Pratchett
Fantastic, funny and weirdly wonderful, with beautifully apt illustrations by Mark Beech. Johnny can see and talk to the dead, not scary zombie ghostly dead people, just rather ordinary dead people who don't want anyone to build on their cemetery.... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 10/05/2018
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Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
Rick Riordan
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief is the first bestselling book in Rick Riordan's phenomenally successful Percy Jackson series - now with a new cover look. Half boy. Half God. ALL Hero. This title tells the author story. Like Percy... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/07/2013
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Last Month's Featured Books

Walls
Emma Fischel
In a nutshell: family dynamics and friendships changed by a touch of magic Any young person faced with family break-up will understand the frustration that Ned, hero of Emma Fischel's...
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Boy Underwater
Adam Baron
June 2018 Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: boy untangles his family story of loss and love | Boy Underwater is one of those rare books that...
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Reader Reviewed The Wild Folk
Sylvia V. Linsteadt
In a nutshell: magical quest adventure story with a strong sense of the natural world | Perfect for readers who enjoy magical adventures set in the wild world, Sylvia Linsteadt's...
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Reader Reviewed The Funny Life of Pets
James Campbell
You'd expect a book by top comic-for-kids James Campbell to make them laugh a lot, and this certainly will. Over 240 illustrated pages he explores the life of pets, in...
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Reader Reviewed Kat Wolfe Investigates
Lauren St.John
June 2018 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: animals, adventure and an irresistible cast of characters This new series has everything that marks out the best, most satisfying...
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Reader Reviewed Ottoline and the Purple Fox
Chris Riddell
In a nutshell: nonstop surprises in the Big City | This is the fourth adventure for Ottoline and her best friend Mr Munroe, and it is every bit as enchanting, witty...
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Reader Reviewed The Hippo at the End of the Hall
Helen Cooper
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month June 2018 Award-winning illustrator Helen Cooper's debut novel is a richly imagined and cleverly crafted story perfectly matched by her own illustrations....
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Rhythm and Poetry
Karl Nova
Winner of the Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award 2018 The first published collection from Hip Hop poet Karl Nova has a refreshing directness, honesty and authenticity. Many of the...
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The Dog Squad
Andrew Clover
In a nutshell: the further adventures of everyone's new favourite ten-year old detective Hot on the heels of the first Rory Branagan adventure comes this new story and The Dog...
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Where's Wally? Games on the Go! Puzzles, Activities & Searches
Martin Handford
Wally-watchers will find lots to entertain them in this pocket-sized puzzle-packed volume. As well as search and find challenges, there are quizzes, mazes, memory games and even the odd page...
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Reader Reviewed The Knights and the Best Quest
Kaye Umansky
Interest Age 8+ Reading Age 8 A masterly and hilarious retelling of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, from award-winning queen of funny Kaye Umansky. Lovereading Comment...
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Reader Reviewed The Adventures of John Blake Mystery of the Ghost Ship
Philip Pullman
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month June 2018 | Master story-teller Philip Pullman is as brilliantly creative in this gripping, multi-narrative graphic novel story as ever. In...
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Dog
Andy Mulligan
In a nutshell: gripping, sometimes heart-breaking story of a dog and his boy Guardian award-winner Andy Mulligan brings his own sensibility to a much-loved model - boy and dog form...
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Tyrannosaurus Rex Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered - King of the Dinosaurs
Dougal Dixon
June 2018 Non-Fiction Book of the Month | Dinosaurs are endlessly fascinating for children and this new book, one of a series, uses the latest research and scientific discoveries to...
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Megaladon Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered - The Largest Shark That Ever Lived
Dougal Dixon
Everyone loves a shark, and they don't come bigger (18 metres) than Megalodon. This new book, part of the Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered series, doesn't just give the known facts about...
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Triceratops Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered - The Dinosaur Built to Do Battle
Dougal Dixon
This new book, part of the Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered series, brings us hot off the press scientific information on Triceratops, one of the most recognisable of all the dinosaurs. It...
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Titanosaur Prehistoric Beasts Uncovered - The Giant Earth Shaking Dinosaur
Dougal Dixon
As of 2018, about 50 species of titanosaurs have been discovered but the amount we know about these giant creatures is expanding all the time thanks to the work of...
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Vile Victorians
Terry Deary
Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Vile Victorians, including the murderers who wouldn't hang, when the first public loo was flushed and all about stag hunting in...
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Groovy Greeks
Terry Deary
Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Groovy Greeks, including why girls ran about naked pretending to be bears, who had the world's first flushing toilet and why...
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Rotten Romans
Terry Deary
Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Rotten Romans, including what Roman soldiers wore under their kilts and how Romans told the future with dead chickens. With a...
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More Featured Books

Knighthood for Beginners
Elys Dolan
Shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award 2018 | In a nutshell: hilarious courtly adventure from one of our funniest, most inventive writer-illustrators Elys Dolan fills her first adventure story for...
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Reader Reviewed You Are Awesome
Matthew Syed
May 2018 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month April & May 2018 Table tennis champion Matthew Syed offers his very best advice on how...
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Reader Reviewed The Magical Mix-Up
Zach King
May 2018 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: fast-moving mix of magic, first crushes and knockabout humour | Zach King's family have magical powers, and for a glorious...
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Spangles McNasty and the Diamond Skull
Steve Webb
In a nutshell: anarchic fun and adventure in Bitterly Bay Spangles McNasty is one of those children's book characters readers just love to hate. He's irredeemably horrible – indeed, he...
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Yours Sincerely, Giraffe
Megumi Iwasa
Shortlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award Giraffe is bored, as usual. He'd love a friend to share things with. So he writes a letter and sends it as far...
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Reader Reviewed Fish Boy
Chloe Daykin
Shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award 2018 | Longlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award March 2017 Debut of the Month In a sparely written but richly...
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Reader Reviewed How to Bee
Bren MacDibble
May 2018 Book of the Month How To Bee is unlike any story I have ever read. The narrative voice is heartfelt and the author uses a mild form of...
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Reader Reviewed Race to Kangaroo Cliff
Alexander Mccall Smith
In a nutshell: exciting children's adventure story on a tall ship Twins Ben and Fee will be the envy of children everywhere: their school is a tall ship and alongside...
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Girls for the Vote
Linda Newbery
Brings the past brilliantly to life and introduces inspirational women to today's girls. Historically strong, this is a dramatic story with a real sense of atmosphere which in turn sheds an impressively wide light...
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Reader Reviewed Rose Rivers
Jacqueline Wilson
May 2018 MEGA Book of the Month | In a nutshell: new and old friends united in classic Jacqueline Wilson story Jacqueline Wilson's historical novels tell vivid, enthralling stories...
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Reader Reviewed The House with Chicken Legs
Sophie Anderson
May 2018 Debut of the Month | This sparkling debut weaves the captivating folklore of Baba Yaga with the thrills of a classic venturing-out-into-the-world quest, replete with primal conflicts, tantalising...
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Reader Reviewed Iguana Boy Saves the World With a Triple Cheese Pizza
James Bishop
In a nutshell: can one boy and four iguanas save the world? You betcha There might be a lot of superhero books around at the moment, but Iguana Boy...
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Reader Reviewed Spirit
Sally Christie
May 2018 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: old magic in the real world of today A game of Truth or Dare in the humdrum setting of a...
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COPA90: Our World Cup A Fans' Guide to 2018
Copa90
Preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup can begin right now with this handsome and thoroughly comprehensive guide to the tournament. Over 170 colour pages it details the teams and...
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Journeys
Jonathan Litton
This fine, beautifully illustrated book does everything an information book should. Its subject is the amazing expeditions taken by men and women over the centuries. Some subjects will be familiar...
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Migration
Mike Unwin
Imagine: you're flying high over the Himalayan mountains, on a journey filled with danger. The temperature is far below freezing, the air is thin, and golden eagles swoop out of...
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A Good Day for Climbing Trees
Jaco Jacobs
In a nutshell: quirky treetop adventure with a streak of activism Cape Town is the setting for Jaco Jacobs' quirky adventure, but the emotions described will be familiar to all...
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Reader Reviewed The Burning Maze
Rick Riordan
May 2018 MEGA Book of the Month | In a nutshell: gods and monsters, heroism and humour | The Burning Maze is book three in Riordan's The Trials of Apollo...
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A Boy Called Bat
Elana K. Arnold
The first book in a funny, heartfelt, and irresistible young middle grade series starring an unforgettable young boy on the autism spectrum, from acclaimed author Elana K. The Lovereading Comment...
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Reader Reviewed The Company of Eight
Harriet Whitehorn
All her life Cass has dreamt of joining the circus to become an acrobat and travel the islands on the Circus Boat. Once a year the boat visits her home,...
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Hoakes Island
Ian Friel
May 2018 Book of the Month Not only is it lovely to look at, but Hoakes Island gives the brain a really good work-out too. Readers are challenged to find...
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The Nerdiest, Wimpiest, Dorkiest I Funny Ever
James Patterson
In a nutshell: laughter makes the world go round and the pages turnJamie Grimm is back, and if you don't know why that's cause for celebration then it's...
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Lucky Break
Rob Stevens
In a nutshell: comic capers deliver sensitive story of grief and recovery Arnold is unlike anyone Leon has ever met before. He's honest to the point of rudeness, takes everything...
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The Wizards of Once
Cressida Cowell
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month May 2018 | Winner of the 2018 Blue Peter Awards - Best Story Best-selling Cressida Cowell launches her new series with a title that...
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The Wonderling
Mira Bartok
In a Nutshell: Half-human, half-fox foundling seeks true destiny Sparkling with the wit and wonder of a children's classic, this exuberant quest-driven debut is a treat for readers of ten...
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Aru Shah and the End of Time
Roshani Chokshi
In a nutshell: Hindu folklore provides the background for a thrilling adventure story with a sharp, funny protagonist | Aru Shah is an average twelve-year old, not particularly attentive at...
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Reader Reviewed McTavish Goes Wild
Meg Rosoff
Interest Age 8-12 Reading Age 8 | Longlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award | A new story for that best of all dogs, McTavish, and another delicious helping...
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The Mystery of the Colour Thief
Ewa Jozefkowicz
In a nutshell: grief and loss turned into hope and resilience | Izzy feels as if colour is leaching from her world, and literally. Plagued by nightmares of a shadowy,...
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Plantopedia
Adrienne Barman
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month May 2018 | A stunning and original book and a useful one too. Subtitled ‘A Celebration of Nature's Greatest Show-offs' in glorious pictures it...
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The Sand Dog
Sarah Lean
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month May 2018 | Full of hope and wonder but also shot through with deep feelings of sadness this is a beautiful story about the...
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Reader Reviewed William Wenton and the Secret Portal
Bobbie Peers
In a nutshell: code-breaking child genius versus villainous robots | William Wenton is something of a bionic boy; half of his body is a hi-tech metal called luridium, and this...
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Barry Loser is the best at football NOT!
Jim Smith
The tenth book in the brilliant Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning Barry Loser LOSER series. Perfect for readers aged 7-10 years old and fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid,...
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Child I
Steve Tasane
An extraordinary novella with echoes of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and The Road; set in an otherworldly plain with hints of magical realism.
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In the Mouth of the Wolf
Michael Morpurgo
One soldier. One spy. A true story of two brothers in a terrible war. Michael Morpurgo's wonderful storytelling and Barroux's stunning artwork combine to tell the true story of Michael's...
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The Racehorse Who Disappeared
Clare Balding
There's a new mystery afoot in this entertaining sequel about Noble Warrior and his owner. Everything seems calm. Young horse lover Charlie Bass is getting her life back on track...
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Splat the Fake Fact! Doodle on them, laser beam them, lasso them
Adam (Author) Frost
Some incorrect facts have escaped from author Adam Frost's imagination into this book...Can you figure out which fact is untrue in a sea of brilliantly weird, wonderful and unusual facts?...
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Atlas of Football
Clive Gifford
An absorbing gift for avid football fans aged 7+ years, perfect for the next David Beckham. Kick off your footballing journey and see the world in a whole new light!...
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Humanatomy
Nicola Edwards
The human body is amazing, ‘the most incredible machine on Earth' says this book, which explains exactly how it works, from the inside out. Over colourful, clearly designed pages, featuring...
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50 things you should know about Football
Aidan Keir Radnedge
Football is the world's most popular sport, and the world cup will see millions of people across the globe united in their love of the game. This book will fascinate...
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Dream Team
Alan Gibbons
With the World Cup coming up, football stories are even more appealing than usual, and Alan Gibbons knows just how to win and hold young readers' attention. There are two...
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Fantastic Footballers
Jean-Michel Billioud
This is football done as a super-cool picture information book. Forty footballers are introduced over stylish double-page spreads, each one represented in graphic, stylish illustration that picks out distinctive characteristics....
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Reader Reviewed Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World
Spike Gerrell, Alex Bellos
This clever, hugely entertaining book is further proof, if it were needed, that football is the best game in the world, and that there is nothing, absolutely nothing, you can't...
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The Kingfisher Football Encyclopedia
Clive Gifford
Football crams dynamic action, breathtaking skills and heartstopping tension into 90 minutes of play. It is sport as drama, making heroes and villains out of its players, managers and officials....
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The Little Book of Football Jokes
Joe King
Compact enough to fit into a ref's top pocket, this little book is filled with enough football jokes, songs and limericks to see you through the World Cup. There are...
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Llamas Go Large
Scott Allen
In a nutshell: llama football stars called up for England at the World Cup | Llamas United took the footballing (and book) world by storm in their first adventure, and...
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Match! Football Puzzles
Match
This book of quizzes, wordsearches, puzzles and more will really test your knowledge of football and the top teams and players. There's something fun to do on every page, from...
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The Rainmaker Danced
John Agard
Shortlisted for the Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award 2018 John Agard's poems display an intense integrity, never talking down to children, encouraging them to question, while being playful in...
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Overheard in a Tower Block
Joseph Coelho
Shortlisted for the Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award 2018 This second solo collection from Joseph Coelho, Overheard in a Tower Block, explores further some of the themes from Werewolf...
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The Starman and Me
Sharon Cohen
Highly Commended for the Branford Boase Award 2018 | Twelve-year old Kofi thinks he's seeing things when he spots a tiny human being on a roundabout near his home. But...
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Tom Gates: Biscuits, Bands and Very Big Plans
Liz Pichon
The bestselling fully-illustrated Tom Gates series is back with a new book! This book is VERY important because it contains BISCUITS, BANDS and all my (doodled) plans to make DogZombies...
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