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All kids new titles

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The blue witch  by Alane Adams

The blue witch

Alane Adams

Book

Abigail's new witch powers are tested by Endera, her rival at Tarkana Witch Academy and by protecting her new friend Hugo, and then are fully challenged when she mistakenly gets involved with the Netherworld's Queen Octonia and her spiderlings.

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Little Fish and mummy  by Lucy Cousins

Little Fish and mummy

Lucy Cousins

Picture book

Hello! I am Little Fish, swimming in the sea. I love my mummy very much, and Mummy Fish loves me. Join Little Fish and Mummy for a special day together! This heart-warming story follows Little Fish and Mummy on adventure under the sea: swimming, blowing...

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The speedy steam engines.

The speedy steam engines.

Picture book

Thomas and James can't agree on who is the fastest engine on Sodor. The only way to settle the matter is to have a race across the island, but the two trains run into all kinds of obstacles on the way to the finish line. Who will the speediest steam engine...

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Are you there little tiger?  by Sam Taplin

Are you there little tiger?

Sam Taplin

Picture book

This playful book takes little children on a hide-and-seek adventure in search of the elusive little tiger. Die-cut holes on each page seem to reveal the tiger, only for it to turn out to be a different animal entirely when they turn the page. And, of...

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The pawed piper  by Michelle (Michelle Jane) Robinson

The pawed piper

Michelle (Michelle Jane) Robinson

Picture book

The leading lady of this tale longs for a pet cat to cuddle and call her own – a furry fluffball, just like the one in her book. So, after studying her grandma’s cat, Hector, she lays a trail with all the things that she knows cats love – balls of wo...

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I love you mummy.

I love you mummy.

Picture book

This heart-warming book is the perfect way to tell Mummy 'I love you' on Mother's Day - or on any other day of the year! With a little help from Peter Rabbit himself, a beautiful rhyme, contemporary design and gorgeous illustrations capture the charm...

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Storm hound  by Claire Fayers

Storm hound

Claire Fayers

Book

Storm of Odin is the youngest stormhound of the Wild Hunt that haunts lightning-filled skies. He has longed for the time when he will be able to join his brothers and sisters but on his very first hunt he finds he can't keep up and falls to earth, landing...

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Starforce on the rise  by Steve Behling

Starforce on the rise

Steve Behling

Book

Before Carol Danvers was Captain Marvel, she was Vers, a key member of the elite Kree Starforce warriors who wage their war against the equally formidable Skrull aliens. This middle-grade novel will focus on key adventure of Vers during her time with...

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Hello robots!  by Joan Holub

Hello robots!

Joan Holub

Picture book

"Hello Buzz. Hello Beep. Hello robots fast asleep. Wake up! Get dressed, robots! Perfect for reading out loud, Joan Holub's hilarious text and Chris Dickason's lively illustrations will have little ones learning and laughing as they try to help sleepy...

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The cosmic quest. Volume two, Aftermath  by Brandon T. Snider

The cosmic quest. Volume two, Aftermath

Brandon T. Snider

Book

A deadly threat emerged from the cosmos--and it was fulfilled. In the wake of Thanos's horrifying success, the people of Earth are left reeling in despair and confusion. Without any logical explanation for the blip-out event, those remaining must pick...

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Science is magic  by Steve Mould

Science is magic

Steve Mould

Book

Learn how to perform magic tricks and illusions using simple science experiments in this children's activity book for kids aged 7-9. Join science presenter Steve Mould, #1 bestselling author of How to be a Scientist, to find out the secrets behind am...

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Wished  by Jen Calonita

Wished

Jen Calonita

Book

Maxine, with the help of an over-enthusiastic genie, makes a wish that has everyone at the Fairy Tale Reform School focusing on producing a musical rather than figuring out how to combat Rumpelstiltskin.

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The monster catchers  by George Brewington

The monster catchers

George Brewington

Book

If there's something strange in the neighborhood, who you gonna call? Buckleby and Son! Whether it's a goblin in the garden or a fairy in the attic, Bailey Buckleby and his dad can rid your home of whatever monster is troubling you for the right price....

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The mystery of Black Hollow Lane  by Julia Nobel

The mystery of Black Hollow Lane

Julia Nobel

Book

The first in an exciting new series, this suspenseful debut brings readers on a journey filled with secrets, mystery, and unforgettable characters. With a dad who disappeared years ago and a mother who's a bit too busy to parent, Emmy is shipped off ...

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Catch a falling star  by Megan McKinlay

Catch a falling star

Megan McKinlay

Book

It’s 1979 and the sky is falling. Skylab, that is. Somewhere high above Frankie Avery, one of the world’s first space stations is tumbling to Earth. And rushing back with it are old memories. Things twelve-year-old Frankie thought she’d forgotten. Things...

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Disney Dumbo  by Kari Sutherland

Disney Dumbo

Kari Sutherland

Book

The traveling Medici Bros. Circus is made up of a ragtag group. There's Miss Atlantis, the resident mermaid, who is trying to find her voice. And Rongo, a stongman juggling more duites than he can keep track of. There's also a brokenhearted family in...

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Unicorn wishes  by Sophie Kinsella

Unicorn wishes

Sophie Kinsella

Book

My mummy looks normal, like any other mummy...but she's not. Because she can turn into a fairy. All she has to do is stamp her feet three times, clap her hands, wiggle her bottom and say 'Marshmallow'...and poof! She's Mummy Fairy. Ella's family has a...

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Animal stories  by Enid Blyton

Animal stories

Enid Blyton

Book

A collection of 30 stories about animals of all shapes and sizes, from pet puppies to woodland wildlife, garden birds to pond-dwelling frogs.

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The Lego movie 2  by Helen (Writer on LEGO) Murray

The Lego movie 2

Helen (Writer on LEGO) Murray

Book

"Discover everything there is to know about THE LEGO® MOVIE 2(TM) with this totally awesome guide to all the characters, vehicles and locations. The ultimate companion to the highly anticipated THE LEGO MOVIE 2, this book explores the heroes and the ...

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Fish  by Pat Jacobs

Fish

Pat Jacobs

Book

"From where they sleep to what they eat, and how you can make them feel safe and at home, this book provides all the pet care advice you could possibly need. Adorable photos, and gentle, accessible text, makes this the perfect guide for all pet carers...

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Lizards  by Pat Jacobs

Lizards

Pat Jacobs

Book

"From where they sleep to what they eat, and how you can make them feel safe and at home, this book provides all the pet care advice you could possibly need. Adorable photos, and gentle, accessible text, makes this the perfect guide for all pet carers...

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Ponies  by Pat Jacobs

Ponies

Pat Jacobs

Book

"From where they sleep to what they eat, and how you can make them feel safe and at home, this book provides all the pet care advice you could possibly need. Adorable photos, and gentle, accessible text, makes this the perfect guide for all pet carers...

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Go to sheep  by Jennifer Gordon Sattler

Go to sheep

Jennifer Gordon Sattler

Picture book

"There are many ways to go to 'sheep' with this delightful bedtime board book that's perfect for reading aloud! You can sheep in your pj's or just underpants. You can sheep all alone but sometimes you can't. There are lots of ways to go to 'sheep," and...

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Too cool for school  by P. (Paul) Crumble

Too cool for school

P. (Paul) Crumble

Book

Simon's (still) having a bad day. It's the first day back at school and things are going from bad to embarrassingly bad for Simon Sidebottom. Can things get any worse? Yes! Because you get to choose what happens next. Will Simon be undone by Principa...

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Rebel cats!  by Kimberlie Hamilton

Rebel cats!

Kimberlie Hamilton

Book

"Fur-raising tales of real-life Rebel Cats! Discover secrets, stories and facts about history's most fascinating felines! An engaging collection about cats who are the heroes of their own stories, Rebel Cats introduces us to fur-raising facts and adv...

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The LEGO book  by Daniel Lipkowitz

The LEGO book

Daniel Lipkowitz

Book

"Discover the whole LEGO story and explore the incredible play themes, sets, minifigures, movies, and innovations. Celebrate the 60-year history of the iconic LEGO brick in this special updated and expanded edition of The LEGO Book."--Provided by pub...

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Sports

Sports

Book

"Which ancient cultures enjoyed a bit of sporting competition? Who won the first marathon? How hard do top tennis players hit the ball, and which is the most dangerous sport? Whether you hit it, bounce it, run at top speed or ride in or on it, Infomo...

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The story of flight  by Jakob Whitfield

The story of flight

Jakob Whitfield

Graphic novel

"The story of flight is a fascinating one: from the earliest balloons and airships to the latest stealth jet, each breakthrough laid the foundation for the next. Trace the extraordinary history of flight in this strikingly illustrated guide, from the...

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The itsy bitsy sweetheart  by Jeffrey Burton

The itsy bitsy sweetheart

Jeffrey Burton

Book

The itsy bitsy sweetheart spreads holiday cheer by making special Valentine's Day cards for family and friends. Little ones will love this adorable holiday spin on the classic nursery rhyme "The Itsy Bitsy Spider"!

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Isadora Moon has a sleepover  by Harriet Muncaster

Isadora Moon has a sleepover

Harriet Muncaster

Book

Isadora Moon is special because she's different. Her mum is a fairy and her dad is a vampire and she's a bit of both. When Isadora is invited to stay at her friend Zoe's house she's so excited - she hasn't been to a sleepover before! There will be mi...

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Bullseye Bella  by James T. Guthrie

Bullseye Bella

James T. Guthrie

Book

Twelve-year-old Bella Kerr is a darts prodigy. And when she finds out that her little brothers special schooling is at risk because of lack of money, Bella secretly enters a darts competition at the local pub. The old boys network of darts players are...

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Read at your own risk  by Magnolia Belle

Read at your own risk

Magnolia Belle

Picture book

The Teen Titans decide to exercise their brains and read some books, but danger strikes! The team must battle their own imaginations to save Jump City from evil.

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George and the great bum stampede  by Cal Wilson

George and the great bum stampede

Cal Wilson

Book

Hi, I'm George Pepperton. I love being a Pepperton, I love adventures and I love making lists. How to tell if you are a Pepperton: 1. Your mum is an incredible inventor. 2. You have three older sisters, and a brother the size of a Lemon. 3. You already...

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The land of toys  by Enid Blyton

The land of toys

Enid Blyton

Book

"Joe, Beth, Frannie and cousin Rick go up the Faraway Tree for another fantastical adventure! This time, they reach the Land of Toys, where teddy bears, dolls and clockwork toys run around all day long. Poor Saucepan-Man gets thrown in prison by some...

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Doggy drama  by Lucy Daniels

Doggy drama

Lucy Daniels

Book

"With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! Amelia is starring as Dorothy in her school production of The Wizard of Oz and her friend Sam's puppy, Mac, is playing Toto. Amelia is busy wit...

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Bunny trouble  by Lucy Daniels

Bunny trouble

Lucy Daniels

Book

"With exciting animal rescues and real-life care tips, this is the perfect series for young animal lovers! Amelia and Sam are on a new animal adventure! There's something wrong with thier friend Izzy's bunny rabbit. She seems very sad and she keeps e...

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Seaside fun  by Rosie (Children's fiction writer) Banks

Seaside fun

Rosie (Children's fiction writer) B...

Book

"A magical new series where best friends become Secret Princesses! Best friends Charlotte and Mia can't bear it when Charlotte's family moves far away. But when they become trainee Secret Princesses they begin an amazing adventure together - and they...

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Jack's awesome stories  by Sally Rippin

Jack's awesome stories

Sally Rippin

Book

"Three favourites from Hey Jack! Join in with Hey Jack!, the bestselling early-reader series by Sally Rippin, the award-winning author of Billie B Brown! These enormously popular books follow the everyday adventures of Jack, who has lots of friends, ...

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Jack's birthday stories  by Sally Rippin

Jack's birthday stories

Sally Rippin

Book

"Three favourites from Hey Jack! Join in with Hey Jack!, the bestselling early-reader series by Sally Rippin, the award-winning author of Billie B Brown! These enormously popular books follow the everyday adventures of Jack, who has lots of friends, ...

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Horrid Henry's school fair  by Francesca Simon

Horrid Henry's school fair

Francesca Simon

Book

Henry is sick of never winning ANYTHING, so when he gets the chance to cheat his way to an amazing prize at the school fair, he just can't resist. But sometimes winning isn't all it's cracked up to be...

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Bugs.

Bugs.

Book

Bugs is a lively introduction to creepy crawlers, where children can lift the flaps to learn about a variety of little critters. Young readers will be amazed as they discover which bugs are the smallest, which are the biggest, the different jobs they...

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Breaking the piggy bank  by Martha Maker

Breaking the piggy bank

Martha Maker

Book

"Maddie, Sam, Emily, and Bella have been busy at their craft clubhouse--so busy, in fact, that their supplies are starting to dwindle. It's time to stock up! In order to add a little money to their piggy bank, the friends decide to combine their skills...

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Puppy in peril  by Lucy Daniels

Puppy in peril

Lucy Daniels

Book

Pup at the palace: On a visit to Buckingham Palace, Mandy spots a Labrador puppy, and then sees him again all over London. Who does the puppy belong to?

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The billionaire's curse  by Richard Newsome

The billionaire's curse

Richard Newsome

Book

Winner of the inaugural Text Young Adult Prize. Gerald's life is in danger. The world's most valuable diamond has been stolen and its police constable guard lies unconscious in the British Museum, two sedative darts protruding from his backside. Not ...

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Mighty Meg and the melting menace  by Sammy Griffin

Mighty Meg and the melting menace

Sammy Griffin

Book

When Meg sees a wall of ice holding back a mountain of stones, she knows once the warm spring weather comes and melts the ice, the stones are going to come crashing down. It's up to Mighty Meg to save the day! But can Meg stop the avalanche while still...

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Fantastic beasts, the crimes of Grindelwald  by Jody Revenson

Fantastic beasts, the crimes of Grindelwald

Jody Revenson

Book

This installment of Movie Magic takes fans behind the scenes of the second film in J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts series. Includes bonus interactive inserts, from maps and posters reproducing props from the film to lift-the-flaps.

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A is for awesome  by Eva Chen

A is for awesome

Eva Chen

Book

Why stick with plain old A, B, C when you can have Amelia Earhart, Beyoncé, Coco Chanel, Dorothy Hodgkin, Emmeline Pankhurst, Flo Jo, Georgia O'Keeffe, Harriet Tubman, Iris Apfel, Julia Child, Katharine Graham, Lucille Ball, Malala, Nina Simone, Oprah,...

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A velocity of being

A velocity of being

Book

In these pages, some of today's most wonderful culture-makers--writers, artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and philosophers--reflect on the joys of reading, how books broaden and deepen human experience, and the ways in which the written word has formed...

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I love you, Little Pookie  by Sandra Boynton

I love you, Little Pookie

Sandra Boynton

Picture book

I Love You, Little Pookie is an affectionate and heartfelt celebration for Valentine's Day and every day enlivened with those funny and captivating Boynton drawings.

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J. K. Rowling  by Caroline Moss

J. K. Rowling

Caroline Moss

Book

A new series of empowering biographies featuring modern women. When Joanne Rowling was a young woman, she found herself as 'poor as it was possible to be in modern Britain without being homeless'. But, she had a best-selling idea and a tenacious spirit....

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Oprah Winfrey  by Caroline Moss

Oprah Winfrey

Caroline Moss

Book

When Oprah Winfrey was a little girl, she watched her grandma hang clothes out on the line. Oprah adored her grandma, but she knew in that moment her life would be different... And she was right. Discover how Oprah became a billionaire CEO and media mogul...

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Granny McFlitter  by Heather Haylock

Granny McFlitter

Heather Haylock

Book

"Granny McFlitter's knitting needles have been in a blur, whipping up an entry for the local A&P Show's 'Best Vegetable Knitter' competition. But all of a sudden, the A&P Show turns to chaos when a bull breaks out of his pen. Before you could say 'Mighty...

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Planes  by Gail Gibbons

Planes

Gail Gibbons

Book

Propeller planes, jets, pontoon planes, helicopters...even the space shuttle can be seen in this high-flying board book! From early flight through jumbo jets, this board book, jam packed with more than 30 flying machines, will soar into the hands of ...

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Crush catastrophe  by Rachel Renée Russell

Crush catastrophe

Rachel Renée Russell

Book

As Nikki plans how she's going to spend her summer, things get more complicated after she starts hanging out with a visiting student.

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Ingo  by Helen Dunmore

Ingo

Helen Dunmore

Book

As they search for their missing father near their Cornwall home, Sapphy and her brother Conor learn about their family's connection to the domains of air and of water.

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Molly Moon stops the world  by Georgia Byng

Molly Moon stops the world

Georgia Byng

Book

Believing that she has been sent to Los Angeles by her librarian friend, Lucy Logan, to stop an evil plot by the wealthy Primo Cell, Molly Moon and her friend Roger, orphans with unsual hypnotic powers, find themselves in danger from an unsuspected s...

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Where the forest meets the sea  by Jeannie Baker

Where the forest meets the sea

Jeannie Baker

Picture book

"On a camping trip in an Australian rain forest with his father, a young boy thinks about the history of the plant and animal life around him and wonders about their future."--Provided by publisher.

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The forbidden fortress  by Diana Peterfreund

The forbidden fortress

Diana Peterfreund

Book

Though Gillian and her friends were the ones to find the lost doomsday bunker, no one seems to care about their thoughts on the whereabouts of its creator, Dr. Underberg, or learning the truth about the Shepherds, a mysterious group that will stop at...

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Big ideas for curious minds

Big ideas for curious minds

Book

Children are, in many ways, born philosophers. Without prompting, they ask some of the largest questions about time, mortality, happiness and the meaning of it all. Yet too often this inborn curiosity is not developed and, with age, the questions fall...

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Peppa Pig and the family reunion.

Peppa Pig and the family reunion.

Picture book

Grandpa and Granny Pig, Auntie Pig, Uncle Pig, Cousin Chloe, and Baby Alexander join Peppa and her family at their home for a family reunion.

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Bearnard's book  by Deborah Underwood

Bearnard's book

Deborah Underwood

Picture book

When Bearnard gets an invitation to be in a book, it's a dream come true! But as he reads up on what starring in a book might actually entail, he consers if he's not quite the right bear for the part. With the help of his friend Gertie, Bearnard discovers...

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The lion's tale  by Laura Buller

The lion's tale

Laura Buller

Book

Learn to read while getting up close to the magnificent lion in this exciting book. Find out how a lion cub joins the pride and grows to become the king of the savannah, discover how lions in Asia and Africa are different, and learn why we need to work...

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Dragons

Dragons

Book

"Discover all about your favourite Vikings and their dragons in this ultimate guide to the How to Train Your Dragon trilogy! This definitive, official guide gives you the lowdown on all of Toothless and Hiccups adventuresfrom how they first met to th...

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In too deep  by Zack (Fictitious character) Zombie

In too deep

Zack (Fictitious character) Zombie

Book

"Zombie, Steve and their friends discover that they must visit the Ocean monument to help prevent the world of Minecraft from being plunged into the depths of the sea! But knowing Zombie's luck, the quest won't be easy. They'll have to battle off the...

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Guinness world records. 2019, Gamer's edition

Guinness world records. 2019, Gamer's edition

Book

"The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2019 is the global authority on all things videogames. The 12th edition of the world's best-selling videogames annual is bursting with amazing records, remarkable feats and marvellous achievements by gamers...

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Game on! 2019

Game on! 2019

Book

"Get ready for another awesome year of gaming with this ultimate guide to the best games, including a definitive list of the biggest games of the past year and the new ones coming in 2019. Featuring Five Nights at Freddy's and Hello Neighbor! Game On!...

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Magnus Chase and the hammer of Thor  by Rick Riordan

Magnus Chase and the hammer of Thor

Rick Riordan

Book

"Thor's hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a disturbing habit of misplacing his weapon - the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds. But this time the hammer isn't just lost, it has fallen into enemy hands. If Magnus Chase and his friends can't...

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Breaking wind  by Zack (Fictitious character) author. Zombie

Breaking wind

Zack (Fictitious character) author....

Book

"Jasper's birthday is coming up! As well as organising a super-cool party for all his friends, he has to deal with his feelings for the new girl at school. And on top of that ... a mob biology exam? There's no way to fart all these problems away! What...

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Steven Universe. 4, Just right by Grace Kraft

Steven Universe. 4, Just right

Grace Kraft

Graphic novel

"Steven Universe and his adventures with the Crystal Gems continue, as he explores what it means to feel at home with Lapis and Peridot, sneaks out with Amethyst to join Jenny and Kiki at a concert, and joins Garnet on a solo mission."--Provided by p...

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The mysterious howling  by Maryrose Wood

The mysterious howling

Maryrose Wood

Book

Fifteen-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley, a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in pr...

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The tiny seed  by Eric Carle

The tiny seed

Eric Carle

Book

We follow the progress of some seeds and especially one small seed, blown away in autumn. We follow the progress through the seasons through their bedding-down in the earth to production of new plants.

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Stellaluna  by Janell Cannon

Stellaluna

Janell Cannon

Picture book

After she falls headfirst into a bird's nest, a baby bat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother.

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Dinosaurs  by Tiago Americo

Dinosaurs

Tiago Americo

Picture book

Take a trip to meet the Dinosaurs! Lift the giant flaps to reveal the dinosaurs and touch lots of exciting textures. Feel the bumpy head of Triceratops, the smooth skin of Diplodocus and the scratchy plates of Stegosaurus. Bright and friendly illustr...

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Jungle  by Tiago Americo

Jungle

Tiago Americo

Picture book

Take a trip to the Jungle! Lift the giant flaps to reveal the jungle animals and touch lots of exciting textures. Feel the toucan’s smooth bill, the crocodile’s bumpy skin and the tiger’s stripy fur. Bright and friendly illustrations from Tiago Americo...

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Ducktective Quack and the Cake Crime Wave  by Claire Freedman

Ducktective Quack and the Cake Crime Wave

Claire Freedman

Picture book

There's a crime wave in the town and Ducktective Quack needs your help to solve the mystery. Follow the clues in the pictures and see if you can work out who-done-it! Someone has been helping themselves to all the cakes and sweet treats and it's down...

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The wonder of trees  by Nicola Davies

The wonder of trees

Nicola Davies

Book

Did you know that there are over 60,000 tree species? This stunning book explores the extraordinary diversity of trees and forests - the lungs of our earth. A glorious celebration of trees by non-fiction specialist Nicola Davies, illustrated by rising...

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Stories for boys who dare to be different 2  by Ben Brooks

Stories for boys who dare to be different 2

Ben Brooks

Book

More true tales of amazing boys who found the courage to be themselves, and achieved something remarkable at the same time. This is the follow-up to the much loved and hugely successful Stories for boys who dare to be different, the bestselling book ...

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Amazing transport  by Tom Jackson

Amazing transport

Tom Jackson

Book

Fasten your seat belts and get ready to zoom through the history of transport and discover incredible facts about all kinds of vehicles along the way. Every day, all over the world, people are busy travelling – short hops or great, long voyages, moving...

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Monsters at the seaside  by Zanna Davidson

Monsters at the seaside

Zanna Davidson

Book

Billy and his family are off to the seaside. The MINI MONSTERS are very excited to be going too. Soon they're building sandcastles and enjoying their picnic. It's all going so well until Trumpet is STOLEN by a seagull! How is Billy ever going to get him...

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Charlotte the baby princess fairy  by Daisy Meadows

Charlotte the baby princess fairy

Daisy Meadows

Book

Charlotte the Baby Princess Fairy makes sure that all royal babies are happy and snug in their cribs. But when Jack Frost steals her magical lion toy, mini princes and princesses everywhere are up all night! Can Kirsty and Rachel help Charlotte stop the...

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Hilda and the great parade  by Stephen Davies

Hilda and the great parade

Stephen Davies

Book

Meet Hilda -- explorer, adventurer, avid sketchbook-keeper and friend to every creature in the valley! Well... almost every creature. Hilda and her mum have settled into their new home in the city of Trolberg. Pining for her magical friends and the w...

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Stories for kids who dare to be different  by Ben Brooks

Stories for kids who dare to be different

Ben Brooks

Book

"An inspiring read for any young person, particularly those struggling to find their place in the world. This is the book for children who want to know about the lives of those heroes who have led the way, changing the world for the better as they go....

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Mob school swap  by Greyson Mann

Mob school swap

Greyson Mann

Book

"When Mom decides the Creeper family should take part in a student-exchange program, Gerald knows his house is going to get a lot more crowded. But he's horrified when the mob they're hosting turns out to be human. Now Gerald has to bring his new "brother"...

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It's alive! It's alive!  by R. L. Stine

It's alive! It's alive!

R. L. Stine

Book

Livvy and Jayden are the stars of their school's robotics team. Livvy is especially enthusiastic because her own mother works in a robotics lab and experiments with Artificial Intelligence. To impress her mom, Livvy and Jayden build a robot. Livvy wants...

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The deceiver's heart  by Jennifer A. Nielsen

The deceiver's heart

Jennifer A. Nielsen

Book

"Now firmly on the side of the Coracks, sixteen-year-old Kestra Dallisor plans to use the magic Olden Blade to kill the evil Lord Endrick, but when she fails, Endrick turns her into one of his Ironheart soldiers, without any memory of her rebellion, and...

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Survival of the sparkliest!  by Sarah Aronson

Survival of the sparkliest!

Sarah Aronson

Book

"Q: What will Isabelle learn in level four? a) How to be a great fairy godmother b) The TRUE story of the Unhappy Princess c) The secret to Clotilda's success d) All of the above. Isabelle has finally made it to the last level of fairy godmother training!...

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Best book day ever! (so far)  by Liz Pichon

Best book day ever! (so far)

Liz Pichon

Book

A World Book Day book. It's BOOK WEEK in Oakfield school and EVERYONE is very excited. Including all the teachers, who are making costumes of their own. Mr Keen says thre's an EXCELLENT prize on offer for BEST costumes worn on BOOK DAY. So suddenly making...

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The lost stories  by John (John Anthony) Flanagan

The lost stories

John (John Anthony) Flanagan

Book

Everyone knows the legends of the Rangers of Araluen. But no one has heard the whole story - until now. Has Halt told Will the truth about how Will became an orphan? Did Gilan track down Morgarath's lieutenant after the battle of Three Step Pass? Is there...

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The secret in Vault 13  by David Solomons

The secret in Vault 13

David Solomons

Book

The Doctor and her friends Yaz, Ryan, and Graham travel to the coldest spot in the universe, which houses the Galactic Seed Vault, in search of Vault 13, which is rumored to hold a great treasure and a terrible weapon.

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Lion down  by Stuart Gibbs

Lion down

Stuart Gibbs

Book

For once, operations at the enormous zoo/theme park appear to be running smoothly (except for the occasional herring-related mishap in the penguin exhibit) and Teddy Fitzroy is finally able to give detective work a rest. But then a local lion is accused...

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Why I love my sister  by Daniel Howarth

Why I love my sister

Daniel Howarth

Picture book

Everyone loves their sister - especially you! And who better to tell the world than children themselves? This charming book combines endearing things said by children about their sisters with illustrations of familiar animals.

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Here come the mummies and babies  by Hilli Kushnir

Here come the mummies and babies

Hilli Kushnir

Picture book

Here come the Mummies and babies is a playful touch-and-feel book, full of energy, fun and of course, lots of cute mummy and baby animals! Toddlers will laugh, shout, clap their hands and join in the fun as the simple text encourages them to point, c...

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Poppy and Sam's bedtime  by Sam Taplin

Poppy and Sam's bedtime

Sam Taplin

Picture book

It’s the end of a busy day on Apple Tree Farm. Join Poppy and Sam as they say goodnight to all the animals, including Woolly the sheep, Curly the pig and Daisy the cow. With touchy-feely patches, flaps to lift and the Little Yellow Duck to spot on every...

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All about Keith  by Davey Moore

All about Keith

Davey Moore

Picture book

Claude and Sir Bobblysock are happily taking a stroll in sunny Pawhaven when they hear an extremely loud WAIL! A poor little duckling is lost! Can the two friends keep him happy and find his mummy?!

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Skyscraper  by Jorey Hurley

Skyscraper

Jorey Hurley

Picture book

What once was a vacant lot, watch as truck by truck, a towering skyscraper is built in this beautifully illustrated picture book about trucks and construction. This beautiful picture book includes a glossary of fourteen truck images and their names.

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The disappearance  by Franklin W. Dixon

The disappearance

Franklin W. Dixon

Book

While at a comic book convention, the Hardy brothers and Frank's new girlfriend Jones meet up with Jones's online friend Harper, but when she disappears overnight, the brothers start looking into her life and uncovering her secrets.

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Weasels with measles  by Lesley Sims

Weasels with measles

Lesley Sims

Book

The little weasels have woken up covered in spots! Have they really caught the measles?

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Found  by Jeff Newman

Found

Jeff Newman

Picture book

A wordless picture book about what we lose, what we find, and what we give back. Jenn’s beloved dog was lost sometime ago. Long enough that she has given up the search. But she still misses her friend. One day she finds a lost dog. She takes him in and...

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准备好了吗?  by Nina Laden

准备好了吗?

Nina Laden

Picture book

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我长大了!  by Nina Laden

我长大了!

Nina Laden

Picture book

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