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A kind of spark  by Ellen McNicoll

A kind of spark

Ellen McNicoll

Book

A Kind of Spark tells the story of 11-year-old Addie as she campaigns for a memorial in memory of the witch trials that took place in her Scottish hometown. Addie knows there's more to the story of these 'witches', just like there is more to hers. Can...

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Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly spooky stories  by Jeff Kinney

Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly spooky stories

Jeff Kinney

Book

Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson's imagination. You'll meet zombies, vampires, ghosts, and much more in these comically terrifying tales. Rowley's spooky stories might...

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Walker  by Shoo Rayner

Walker

Shoo Rayner

Book

Ten-year-old Walker isn't allowed a dog of his own, so he walks other peoples. But when he finds he can understand them, he gets drawn into mysteries that only the dogs can solve. When crooked billionaire, Arlington Wherewithal goes to prison, his wi...

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Dino chick  by Pamela Butchart

Dino chick

Pamela Butchart

Book

Anything can happen at Wigglesbottom Primary and it always does. Is there a dinosaur in that egg? Yes! Is the new girl very surprising? Yes! Can a cupcake save the world? Yes! So what are Class 2R going to do about it all? Have a lot of fun!

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Cricket crazy  by Vivienne Bailey

Cricket crazy

Vivienne Bailey

Book

11-year-old cricket-mad Tom has to deal with his prized cricket bat going missing and his dad's new girlfriend moving in but things start to look up when he finds a new friend.

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Field day rules!  by Cari Meister

Field day rules!

Cari Meister

Book

Classmates enjoy the games and races on field day, but Stan needs to be reminded that winning is not everything.

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I like bugs  by Margaret Wise Brown

I like bugs

Margaret Wise Brown

Book

In brief rhyming text, lists all the types of insects the narrator likes.

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Mission paw

Mission paw

Book

Chase and his PAW patrol friends come to the rescue when the royal crown of Barkingburg is stolen.

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The edge of the ocean  by L. D. Lapinski

The edge of the ocean

L. D. Lapinski

Book

Pack your suitcase for a magical adventure! At the Strangeworlds Travel Agency, each suitcase transports you to a different world. All you have to do is step inside. Flick is now a badge-wearing member of The Strangeworlds Travel Agency so when an ur...

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Flag football friends  by Elliott Smith

Flag football friends

Elliott Smith

Book

Best friends Riley and Jada are excited to play flag football this summer, but Riley's confidence is shaken when she is given a new position prompting Coach to devise a special plan where Riley can step up and shine.

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Daisy and the trouble with unicorns  by Kes Gray

Daisy and the trouble with unicorns

Kes Gray

Book

Here comes trouble! It's Gabby's birthday and Daisy is the GUEST OF HONOUR at her party!!! There's rainbow cake and party balloons and MORE party balloons! Trouble is, there's also a rather unwanted present...

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Old McMickey had a farm  by Joanna Green

Old McMickey had a farm

Joanna Green

Book

Mickey and the gang are hard at work renovating an old farm for the community to use. The mayor of Hot Dog Hills is on the way for a ribbon-cutting ceremony when a tractor gets loose and undoes all their work! It's up to Mickey to stop the tractor, fix...

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No time to spare  by Clair Baker

No time to spare

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'air'. It includes...

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Dark times  by Clair Baker

Dark times

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'ar'. It includes...

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An awful planet  by Clair Baker

An awful planet

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'or'. It includes...

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A gruesome monster  by Clair Baker

A gruesome monster

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'oo'. It includes...

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Time is running out!  by Clair Baker

Time is running out!

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'ie'. It includes...

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A long way down  by Clair Baker

A long way down

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'ow'. It includes...

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On with the search  by Clair Baker

On with the search

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'er'. It includes...

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The search begins  by Clair Baker

The search begins

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'ee'. It includes...

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Rainbow fish  by Clair Baker

Rainbow fish

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'oe'. It includes...

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A great holiday  by Clair Baker

A great holiday

Clair Baker

Book

Erin is babysitting her baby brother Jack. Danny, her best friend comes over to play a video game. In a moment of distraction, disaster strikes! Can Erin rescue her baby brother? Can she save the day? The target phoneme in this book is 'ae'. It includes...

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Ivy + Bean get to work!  by Annie Barrows

Ivy + Bean get to work!

Annie Barrows

Book

After meeting Herman the Treasure Hunter during a career fair at Emerson School, every second-grader is looking for treasure and finding it--except for Ivy and Bean.

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DJ Funkyfoot  by Tom Angleberger

DJ Funkyfoot

Tom Angleberger

Book

You'd think from his name that DJ Funkyfoot was a rad hip-hop star, but that's just the name his parents gave him. DJ Funkyfoot is actually a dog who's always dreamed of being a butler! He's the butler-iest butler to have ever buttled, but finding a butler...

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The Last Resort Oasis  by Geronimo Stilton

The Last Resort Oasis

Geronimo Stilton

Book

When you're with Geronimo Stilton, it's always a fabumouse adventure! Geronimo takes a vacation to the Camel Oasis!

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Fish Kid and the turtle torpedo  by Kylie Howarth

Fish Kid and the turtle torpedo

Kylie Howarth

Book

Fish Kid's third epic ocean adventure is set on a small island in the Maldives, the perfect place for Fish Kid to supercharge his fish powers. His friendship with bestie, Emely, soon hits a snag during a tricky sea turtle rescue. Secretly wishing for...

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The dinosaur with the noisy snore  by Russell Punter

The dinosaur with the noisy snore

Russell Punter

Book

Everyone in Dinosaur Valley is ready for bed. But noisy neighbour Rory is keeping them awake with his super-loud snore. Can he learn to be considerate and maybe even put his snore to good use? Find out in this charming cautionary tale for young reade...

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Paws  by Kate Foster

Paws

Kate Foster

Book

Everything is changing for 11-year-old Alex and, as an autistic person, change can be terrifying. With the first day of high school only a couple of months away, Alex is sure that having a friend by his side will help. So, he's devised a plan – impress...

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Frankie Fish and the Knights of Kerfuffle  by Peter Helliar

Frankie Fish and the Knights of Kerfuffle

Peter Helliar

Book

When Frankie and his best friend Drew head back to the Middle Ages for one last trip with the Sonic Suitcase, they're in for some strange surprises. What kind of knight rides a pig into battle? Who's the mysterious stranger who turns up right when Frankie's...

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Everdark  by Abi Elphinstone

Everdark

Abi Elphinstone

Book

It is midnight in Crackledawn. Everyone is waiting for the phoenix to rise up from the forests of Everdark and renew the magic of the Unmapped Kingdoms. But something else emerges from Everdark instead: a harpy bent on stealing the Unmapped magic for...

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The best day ever  by Sally Rippin

The best day ever

Sally Rippin

Book

Billie can't wait for the school bazaar! But her friends want to go on the Super-Dooper Snake ride, and Billie isn't sure she's brave enough.

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The vanishing at the Very Small Castle  by Jackie French

The vanishing at the Very Small Castle

Jackie French

Book

The Very Small Castle is home to Butter O'Bryan, his father, three aunts, friends Gil, Olive and Tish, and their dog, Woofer. But now there's also a monster at the castle! When glamorous film actress Delilah Divine vanishes in the middle of filming on...

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The baby bird  by Sally Rippin

The baby bird

Sally Rippin

Book

Billie has found a baby bird. She really wants to look after it! But is Billie the right person for the job?

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A tangle of spells  by Michelle Harrison

A tangle of spells

Michelle Harrison

Book

It should have been a fresh start for the Widdershins sisters, Betty, Fliss and Charlie, who have left the misty gloom of Crowstone for a new life in the pretty village of Pendlewick. But all is not as it seems and as one of their own begins to slip away...

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The day I got zapped with super powers  by Tom McLaughlin

The day I got zapped with super powers

Tom McLaughlin

Book

A nine-year-old comic book enthusiast is about to get a mega dose of super-human power in this action-packed adventure. When a dastardly villain's attempt to steal a laser machine goes spectacularly wrong, nine-year-old Zack gets zapped with super powers....

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Otto P. Nudd  by Emily Butler

Otto P. Nudd

Emily Butler

Book

While his corvid buddies spend their days cracking jokes at the dump, raven Otto P. Nudd invents things with his human neighbor Old Man Bartleby, but when one of Bartleby's contraptions puts him in danger, Otto must join forces with kids and critters...

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Fiend of the seven sewers  by Steven Butler

Fiend of the seven sewers

Steven Butler

Book

Life is never dull for Frankie Banister and the weird and wonderful guests of The Nothing to See Here Hotel - the no.1 holiday destination for magicals! But when Frankie is kidnapped and dragged off to a secret cistern-city deep in the dookiest depths...

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Poppy Muddlepup's daring rescue  by Daisy Meadows

Poppy Muddlepup's daring rescue

Daisy Meadows

Book

Welcome to a magical world where animals talk and play - just like you and me! In this bumper special, Lily and Jess meet Poppy Muddlepup. When the mean witch Grizelda puts a spell on Poppy's twin brother Patch, the girls know they're in for one of their...

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In a flash  by Donna Jo Napoli

In a flash

Donna Jo Napoli

Book

A riveting and dramatic story of two devoted sisters, Italian citizens, who must survive in WWII Japan. In 1940, when Simona is eight and her sister, Carolina, is five, their father becomes the cook to the Italian ambassador to Japan, and the family ...

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Kafka and the doll  by Larissa Theule

Kafka and the doll

Larissa Theule

Graphic novel

"Inspired by a true story, Kafka and the Doll recounts a remarkable gesture of kindness from one of the world's most bewildering and iconic writers. In the fall of 1923, Franz Kafka encountered a distraught little girl on a walk in the park. She'd lost...

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Dennis in Jurassic Bark  by Nigel Auchterlounie

Dennis in Jurassic Bark

Nigel Auchterlounie

Book

Beanotown is in trouble again and this time the threat is Jurassic! The Mayor is determined to capture some of the pre-historic inhabitants of Duck Island for display in the zoo and will stop at nothing to get his way. Together, Dennis and Gnasher set...

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Save the Sanctuary  by Samuel P. Fortsch

Save the Sanctuary

Samuel P. Fortsch

Book

Join former U.S. Army rescue dog Sgt. "Rico" Ricochet and his fellow Pawtriots as they embark on heroic missions in this all-American illustrated chapter book series! Former Army rescue dog Sgt. Rico, a bomb-sniffing Malinois, is on his first mission...

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Scaredy Cat  by James Patterson

Scaredy Cat

James Patterson

Book

There are Scaredy Cats everywhere. It's just that human beings can't see them. Only cats can see a Scaredy Cat. When housecats Pasha and Poop move to Strawberry Lane with their humans, they find themselves in the domain of the shadowy Scaredy Cat, a ...

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The flying angel  by Vicki Bennett

The flying angel

Vicki Bennett

Graphic novel

"World War II. 1945. A group of nurses is handpicked to rescue injured soldiers from the frontline in Papua New Guinea, and transport them safely back home to Australia. Known for their courage and compassion, the soldiers call them... the Flying Angels....

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Heidi Heckelbeck and the hair emergency!  by Wanda Coven

Heidi Heckelbeck and the hair emergency!

Wanda Coven

Book

What starts as an ordinary Sunday at the Heckelbeck house turns into a hair-raising adventure for the whole family when one of Henry's toys gets stuck in Heidi's hair! Mom's only solution is to cut a chunk of Heidi's hair, but when the salon can't undo...

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Monsters go camping  by Zanna Davidson

Monsters go camping

Zanna Davidson

Book

It's Billy's school camping trip. His worst nightmare is having to go to the toilet in the dark. What if he gets lost in the scary woods? What if there are werewolves? Or bears? The Mini Monsters decide to brush up on their camping skills and come along...

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The giant's almanac  by Andrew Zurcher

The giant's almanac

Andrew Zurcher

Book

When Fitz's home is attacked, his world changes forever. Escaping with the help of his mysterious neighbour, he's whisked away to The Syndicate - an academy of magic and malevolence. Whispers of a legendary treasure are afoot, and Fitz might just have...

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Go, go, tractors!  by Candice F. Ransom

Go, go, tractors!

Candice F. Ransom

Book

A brother and sister explore all the different kinds of tractors there are.

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The fight for Kumandra  by Natasha Bouchard

The fight for Kumandra

Natasha Bouchard

Book

It's up to Raya to find the last dragon and save the world of Kumandra!

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What if a fish  by Anika Fajardo

What if a fish

Anika Fajardo

Book

Eleven-year-old Eddie Aguado is convinced that winning the 14th Annual Arne Hopkins Dock Fishing Tournament (once he actually learns how to fish) will bring him closer to his dad, who died when Eddie was only five.

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Henry Heckelbeck and the haunted hideout  by Wanda Coven

Henry Heckelbeck and the haunted hideout

Wanda Coven

Book

Henry is just like any other normal kid. He plays soccer. He isn't a huge fan of homework. He even has an older sister, Heidi. What's not so normal about Henry is that he's magic. Henry also needs a hideout. He needs a place to play with his best friend...

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Animal at large  by Patricia Reilly Giff

Animal at large

Patricia Reilly Giff

Book

When Tori's cousin and best friend, Sumiko, visits, the two girls investigate a mystery involving a missing zoo animal and strange noises in the back yard.

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Mrs. Bacon is fakin'!  by Dan Gutman

Mrs. Bacon is fakin'!

Dan Gutman

Book

A.J. and his friends are forming a band! At least, they are taking band classes. Their new teacher, Mrs. Bacon, can teach any instrument, from the kazoo to the tuba. But can she get A.J.'s class to play well enough during their recital to impress crabby...

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Pinkalicious and the Pinkettes  by Victoria Kann

Pinkalicious and the Pinkettes

Victoria Kann

Book

Pinkalicious and her friends want to start a band, but they don't have any instruments!

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Henry Huggins  by Beverly Cleary

Henry Huggins

Beverly Cleary

Book

When Henry adopts Ribsy, a dog of no particular breed, humorous adventures follow.

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Piglet meets a Heffalump  by A. A. (Alan Alexander) Milne

Piglet meets a Heffalump

A. A. (Alan Alexander) Milne

Book

"Oh, dear, oh, dear, oh, dear! said Piglet to himself. And he wanted to run away. But somehow having got so near, he felt that he must just see what a Heffalump was like. Pooh and Piglet decide to catch a Heffalump together, but when Piglet meets one...

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Minecraft  by Max Brooks

Minecraft

Max Brooks

Book

Wandering a vast, icy tundra, the explorer has never felt more alone. Is there anything out here? Did I do the right thing by leaving the safety of my island? Should I give up and go back? So many questions, and no time to ponder-not when dark is falling...

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Contagion  by Kerry Greenwood

Contagion

Kerry Greenwood

Book

As the horrors of the First World War are drawing to a close, a danger has arisen that will kill more people around the world that the Great War did - an influenza pandemic. Charlotte McKenzie, assisting the doctor next door, find herself experiencing...

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Three keys  by Kelly Yang

Three keys

Kelly Yang

Book

Mia Tang thinks she's going to have the best year ever. She and her parents are the proud owners of the Calivista Motel, Mia gets to run the front desk with her best friend, Lupe, and she's finally getting somewhere with her writing! But as it turns out,...

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Show me a sign  by Ann Clare LeZotte

Show me a sign

Ann Clare LeZotte

Book

Mary Lambert has always felt safe and protected on her beloved island of Martha's Vineyard. Her great-great-grandfather was an early English settler and the first deaf islander. Now, in 1805, over a hundred years later, many people there -- including...

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Stick Dog gets the tacos  by Tom Watson

Stick Dog gets the tacos

Tom Watson

Book

When Karen sprints into Stick Dog's pipe and declares an emergency, Stick Dog springs into action. After racing through the woods with his squad of strays, Stick Dog discovers there's no crisis at all. But there is a great opportunity to feed his hun...

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Does Earth feel?  by Marc Majewski

Does Earth feel?

Marc Majewski

Graphic novel

"With spare prose and evocative paintings ... implores readers to think more deeply about what our only planet is telling us, ultimately asking--what do you want Earth to feel? This compelling narrative follows the planet's relationship with humans and...

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Pete the cat and the lost tooth  by James Dean

Pete the cat and the lost tooth

James Dean

Book

The tooth fairy gets some help from Pete the Cat! But it's not easy being the tooth fairy when a tooth goes missing - will Pete be able to find the lost tooth before morning?

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Miles Morales to the rescue!  by David Fentiman

Miles Morales to the rescue!

David Fentiman

Book

Miles Morales might seem like just a young kid from Brooklyn, but he has a few secrets. Firstly, he actually came from another Universe. Secondly - he is really Spider-Man!

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Skunks in trunks  by Russell Punter

Skunks in trunks

Russell Punter

Book

A gang of excitable skunks is off to the water park for a fun afternoon. Their aquatic antics soon land them in trouble but perhaps they can put their swimming skills to good use?

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My life as a potato  by Arianne Costner

My life as a potato

Arianne Costner

Book

When Ben Hardy is forced to become the school's mascot, Steve the Spud, he wants to keep the embarrassing gig a secret at all costs.

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Ghoulia and the ghost with no name  by Barbara Cantini

Ghoulia and the ghost with no name

Barbara Cantini

Book

Unless Ghoulia can discover the name of a young ghost, who arrived at Crumbling Manor just before the "Dead but Not Departed" New Year's Eve Party, he will vanish forever.

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Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh  by Robert C. O'Brien

Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh

Robert C. O'Brien

Book

Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived.

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It's like this, Cat  by Emily Cheney Neville

It's like this, Cat

Emily Cheney Neville

Book

Although he acquired Cat only to defy his father, Dave Mitchell matures through the experiences that are instigated by his pet.

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Dennis in Star Paws  by Nigel Auchterlounie

Dennis in Star Paws

Nigel Auchterlounie

Book

It's a normal(ish) day in Beanotown when Minnie is unexpectedly abducted by aliens. While she's finding fame as a celebrity wrestler on the aliens' city ship, back on Earth Dennis accidentally stumbles on a huge jet engine hidden underneath Beanotown....

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What Zola did on Friday  by Melina Marchetta

What Zola did on Friday

Melina Marchetta

Book

A wonderful children's series celebrating community, friendship and kindness from the bestselling author of Looking for Alibrandi. Fun, heartwarming stories full of mischief and humour, sure to charm and engage newly independent young readers. Zola l...

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Pony life. Meet the ponies.

Pony life. Meet the ponies.

Book

Introduces the six magical pony friends--Twilight Sparkle, Pinkie Pie, Rainbow Dash, Rarity, Fluttershy, and Applejack.

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Pony life. Royal bake-off.

Pony life. Royal bake-off.

Book

When Pinkie Pie decides to enter into the Royal Jelly Juggernaut competition, her friends try their best to make her baking a success.

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Sweetblossom and the new baby  by Daisy Meadows

Sweetblossom and the new baby

Daisy Meadows

Book

Join best friends Emily and Aisha for a springtime adventure in a secret world full of unicorns, magic and friendship! Journey with them to the wonderful land of Enchanted Valley, where the beautiful Queen Aurora rules kindly over the unicorns and all...

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The boy who met a whale  by Nizrana Farook

The boy who met a whale

Nizrana Farook

Book

From the author of The Girl Who Stole an Elephant comes another brilliant escapade. A thrilling adventure set in fictional Sri Lanka, jam-packed with peril and kidnap and a huge blue whale! Razi, a local fisherboy, is watching turtle eggs hatch when he...

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Curse of the Night Witch  by Alex Aster

Curse of the Night Witch

Alex Aster

Book

On Emblem Island all are born knowing their fate. Their lifelines show the course of their life and an emblem dictates how they will spend it. Twelve-year-old Tor Luna was born with a leadership emblem, just like his mother. But he hates his mark and...

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Heat of the Lava Dragon  by Tracey West

Heat of the Lava Dragon

Tracey West

Book

Evil wizard Astrid has trapped Drake's friends in stone and she is getting closer to casting an even more dangerous spell! To stop her, Drake and Ana travel in search of Ka, a mysterious and greatly feared Lava Dragon. But who is Ka's Dragon Master? Can...

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Attack of the haunted lunchbox  by James Smith

Attack of the haunted lunchbox

James Smith

Book

Melvin, Rhubarb and Yoshi are on the hunt for a new mystery to write about in the Daily Donut newspaper, but little do they know, it's right under their nose... there's something spooky in the sandwiches! Soon Rhubarb and co are sure there's a ghost in...

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Raya and the last dragon.

Raya and the last dragon.

Book

As an evil force threatens the kingdom of Kumandra, Raya and her trusty steed Tuk Tuk must leave their home and track down the last dragon in the world. Will they succeed and stop the villainous Druun?

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Monsters on a school trip  by Zanna Davidson

Monsters on a school trip

Zanna Davidson

Book

Billy is feeling anxious. He's about to go on his first ever school trip to a museum. Luckily, Billy's Mini Monsters are on hand to help. They've come to the museum too, with a mission of their own - to find their mummies! A heart-warming story that covers...

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Iggy & me  by Jenny Valentine

Iggy & me

Jenny Valentine

Book

Iggy is my little sister. Which means that I'm Iggy's big sister. This is tricky, because sometimes Iggy is naughty. And at other times, Iggy is VERY naughty! But we do agree on one thing. We like being sisters!

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The Lumberjanes BEASTiary  by Mariko Tamaki

The Lumberjanes BEASTiary

Mariko Tamaki

Book

Over the years, there have been countless magical creatures spotted at Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady Types: mermaids, moon mice, griffins, Cloudies-you name it, the campers have seen it! But there's only...

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The railway cat  by Philip Ardagh

The railway cat

Philip Ardagh

Book

Meet Furry Purry Beancat - one extraordinary cat with nine extraordinary lives! Just like every other cat, Furry Purry Beancat loves a catnap. But unlike other cats, when Beancat wakes she finds herself about to embark on a whole new adventure! All a...

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200 minutes of mystery  by Jack Heath

200 minutes of mystery

Jack Heath

Book

10 stories. 10 mysterious situations. 10 brave kids. 20 minutes to solve. Kane's parachute fails during a skydive. Is someone trying to kill him? Fang is investigated by secret police. Can she prove she isn't a traitor? Omar is buried alive in a coffin....

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Flying ninja!  by Anh Do

Flying ninja!

Anh Do

Book

"Nelson is a ninja. He's not the coolest. Or the bravest. But he is the world's nerdiest ninja! And now he has to stop an animal rampage and machines going crazy all over town! For that, he'll need his new jetpack ... and some serious ninja skills! How...

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The day I fell into a fairytale  by Ben Miller

The day I fell into a fairytale

Ben Miller

Book

Lana loves stories. Especially the ones she and her brother, Harrison, share in their make-believe games. But when Harrison decides he's too grown-up to play with Lana she finds herself feeling lonely. Until something magical happens. Hidden in the strange...

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Pete's big feet  by Sally Rippin

Pete's big feet

Sally Rippin

Book

Today it's sports day in the sun. But do you think that Pete can run? Ever since Pete tripped over his long legs and enormous feet, he refuses to run races with the other monsters. But what happens when Jamie Lee gets stuck in the mud down the well? It...

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Beast quest. A to Z of beasts  by Adam Blade

Beast quest. A to Z of beasts

Adam Blade

Book

"This full-colour book is packed with details, statistics and information about all the amazing Beasts from the bestselling series - over 100 Beasts, from A to Z! Amazing value and the perfect gift for any Beast Quest fan, as well as a great introduction...

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Mary has the best pet  by Sally Rippin

Mary has the best pet

Sally Rippin

Book

You shouldn't bring a pet to school. But Mary's pet is super cool! You're not supposed to bring your pet to the School of Monsters if you haven't fed them yet. But Mary LOVES her little pet! Surely it will be OK to sneak him inside her hat just for t...

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This is where I stand  by Philippa Werry

This is where I stand

Philippa Werry

Book

"Provides a glimpse into the life of a soldier immortalised as a statue, reflecting the passage of time. The soldier on a war memorial tells the story of what he has seen over the years. Although the soldier is based on the 'Untidy Soldier' statue in...

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Agent Weasel and the Robber King  by Nick East

Agent Weasel and the Robber King

Nick East

Book

Spring has sprung in the United Woodlands, and the animals of Woodland Intelligence (WI6) are celebrating with a barbecue. But when a mysterious attack from the skies bursts Beaver Dam wide open, the woodland is flooded! The head of WI6 suspects foul...

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The truth according to Blue  by Eve Yohalem

The truth according to Blue

Eve Yohalem

Book

Thirteen-year-old Blue Broen teams up with her diabetic alert dog and the spoiled daughter of a vacationing movie star on a treasure hunt to find her family's ancestral fortune.

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The fuzzy apocalypse  by Jonathan Messinger

The fuzzy apocalypse

Jonathan Messinger

Book

Eight-year-old Finn is the first kid born in space and he spends his days looking for a new planet to call home with his three best friends and his robot, Foggy. He's used to wild, galaxy hopping adventures. But when Explorer Troop 301 gets stuck on...

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Little Red Hoodie  by Martha Freeman

Little Red Hoodie

Martha Freeman

Book

"Follow Magic Wand Lane to Glass Slipper Boulevard, right on Beanstalk, left on Breadcrumb, down the Garden Path, and you're there," said Little Red Hoodie's mom, but Red wasn't exactly paying attention. Before she knows it, she's hopelessly lost in the...

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A most improper magick  by Stephanie Burgis

A most improper magick

Stephanie Burgis

Book

'I was twelve years of age when I chopped off my hair, dressed as a boy, and set off to save my family from impending ruin. I made it almost to the end of my front garden . . .' Kat Stephenson has just discovered that she's inherited her mother's mag...

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Zip, zoom!  by Kelly Starling Lyons

Zip, zoom!

Kelly Starling Lyons

Book

Ty cannot wait to ride his new scooter, but when he has a hard time learning and wants to quit, a new friend encourages him to give it another try.

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Dragon amber  by Cecilia Busby

Dragon amber

Cecilia Busby

Book

Simon and Cat are stuck in the modern world, determined to find their way to the kingdom - but it soon becomes more dangerous than they could have imagined. Meanwhile, in the kingdom, the Druid is keeping secrets from Dora and Jem. Should they try and...

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The palomino pony wins through  by Olivia Tuffin

The palomino pony wins through

Olivia Tuffin

Book

Can Georgia come to terms with Secret, the new foal, moving away from the stables?

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Buzz Boy and Fly Guy  by Tedd Arnold

Buzz Boy and Fly Guy

Tedd Arnold

Book

" excitement is jam packed in Fly Guy's newest episode which features a comic book within the story. Buzz and Fly Guy are superheroes! The dynamic duo must battle a fiery dragon and a band of pirates. Will Fly Guy and Buzz Boy defeat their enemies and...

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Maya and the rising dark  by Rena Barron

Maya and the rising dark

Rena Barron

Book

A twelve-year-old girl discovers her father is the keeper of the gateway between our world and The Dark, and when he goes missing she'll need to unlock her own powers and fight a horde of spooky creatures set on starting a war.

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