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  • Join Rachel and Kirsty as they meet a brand-new fairy!Jacinda the Peace Fairy helps to maintain peace and harmony in Fairyland and the real world. But when her special magnifying glass goes missing, people lose the ability to see things from each other's point of view, and everyone starts to argue. Can Rachel, Kirsty and Jacinda find the missing magical object and restore peace to the world? ISBN9781408362969
  • This fun, engaging book is the perfect introduction to how English works. It's packed with tips and tricks for getting to grips with verbs, pronouns, commas and more - all brought to life by Shaw Nielsen's bright, quirky illustrations. ISBN9781474950657
  • Things are tense at home for Nicky and Kenny. Their mum's coming to visit and it will be the first time they've seen her in years. A lot has changed since they were little and Nicky's not so sure he's ready to see her again. When they head for a trek across the moors to take their minds off everything, a series of unforeseen circumstances leaves the brothers in a vulnerable and very dangerous position. There might even be a chance that this time not everyone will make it home alive... Winner of the Carnegie Medal 2020. Great for Reluctant Readers - Teens and Young Adults / ISBN 9781781128435
  • Return to the unforgettable world of the Newbery Medal-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling novel The One and Only Ivan (soon to be a major motion picture) in this incredible sequel, starring Ivan's friend Bob! Bob sets out on a dangerous journey in search of his long-lost sister with the help of his two best friends, Ivan and Ruby. As a hurricane approaches and time is running out, Bob finds courage he never knew he had and learns the true meaning of friendship and family. Bob, Ivan and Ruby have touched the hearts of millions of readers, and their story isn't over yet. Great for Ages 9-12 ISBN 9780008390662
  • "This is a gem of a book - I can't recommend it enough, to adults and children alike. Ivan is a gorilla who has lived inside a cage in a shopping mall for 20 years, but you don't need to be a fan of animal stories to be fascinated by Ivan and enjoy his story of his domain, art and friends."Carrie Great for Ages 9-12 ISBN 9780007455331
  • This omnibus edition includes Revenge of the Baby-Sat and Scientific Progress Goes Boink as well as other cartoons, integrated throughout. Bill Watterson won the 1986 Reuben Award as Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year, nominated by the National Cartoonists' Society. Calvin, cheeky, hyperactive and mischievous, and Hobbes, his cuddly toy tiger who, as far as Calvin is concerned is very much alive and kicking, are two of the most loveable and hilarious characters to grace the comic strip in years. ISBN 9780751500288
  • The perfect book to get kids out and about. 60 Classic Outdoor Games is a beautifully illustrated and wonderfully nostalgic book, bringing together the best playground games that have entertained generations before. It's a brilliantly observed hop, skip and jump down memory lane. A celebration of the days when you used to get home from school, hop out of your school clothes, skip over to your best friend's house and jump around all afternoon until Mum called you in for tea. Nowadays, those classic - and universal - games of Hopscotch, Skipping, Bulldog, Rounders, Tag, 1-2-3 In and Hide and Seek are almost forgotten, rarely passed on as generations come and go. With 60 Classic Outdoor Games, you can rediscover those fun and silly games and pass them on to a new generation of kids, celebrating the games we remember from our childhoods as well as the days themselves. Great for Ages 5-12 / ISBN 9781911163565
  • Time at home is much more fun when it is shared. Whatever games and activities you dream up, they take on a whole new meaning when the whole family get involved. So whether it's the weekend, the holidays or that precious free hour at the end of a busy day, here are over 80 ideas for activities that will have everyone grinning from ear to ear. If you've got energy to burn, this book contains sports and games ideas to exercise both mind and muscles. If it's new toys you want, there are all sorts of ingenious and inexpensive playthings to make within these pages. If you need ideas for indoor fun, there's lots to do when it's raining outside. And if you want to sneak a little education into playtime, you'll even find a few facts hidden among the fun. ISBN 9781780557366
  • Spark your imagination, forge your own adventures and unearth long-lost skills. In this long-awaited follow-up to his much-loved bestseller, written with his sons Cameron and Arthur, Conn Iggulden presents a brand-new compendium of cunning schemes, projects, tricks, games and tales of extraordinary courage. Whether it's building a flying machine (keep your temper with this one) or learning how to pick a padlock (or your own front door, but not someone else's), discovering our forgotten explorers and the world's greatest speeches, or mastering the lauded task of solving a Rubik's cube, The Double Dangerous Book for Boys is the ultimate companion to be cherished by readers and doers of all ages. ISBN 9780008332983
  • An engaging Times Tables activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Including helpful questions and answers, this Maths book provides reassurance whilst supporting your child's learning at home. Combining useful Maths practice with engaging, colourful illustrations, this Times Tables workbook helps to boost your child's confidence and develop good learning habits for life. Each fun activity is designed to give your child a real sense of achievement. Included in this book: * questions that allow children to practise the important skills learned at school* colourful activities that make learning fun and motivate children to learn at home* helpful tips and answers so that you can support your child's learning Great for Kids Aged 7-11. ISBN 9780008134419
  • An engaging Multiplication and Division activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Including helpful questions and answers, this Maths book provides reassurance whilst supporting your child's learning at home. Combining useful Maths practice with engaging, colourful illustrations, this Multiplication and Division practice book helps to boost your child's confidence and develop good learning habits for life. Each fun activity is designed to give your child a real sense of achievement. Included in this book: * questions that allow children to practise the important skills learned at school* colourful activities that make learning fun and motivate children to learn at home* helpful tips and answers so that you can support your child's learning. Great for Kids Aged 7-9. ISBN 9780008134266
  • Learn French in an engaging and active way. This book helps children to learn French in an engaging and active way. It is packed full of colourful illustrations and activities, making learning fun. In addition there's plenty of support and guidance for parents and teachers. A wealth of information and ideas for using French in context means that children can enjoy learning French from the very start. This new edition ensures that:* children are encouraged to develop good learning habits for life* learning is made fun through a range of colourful and motivating activities* children learn more about French language and culture through useful information and tips* parents and teachers can fully support children's learning with confidence. Great for Kids Aged 7-9. ISBN 9780008159474
  • An engaging Mental Maths activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Including helpful questions and answers, this Maths book provides reassurance whilst supporting your child's learning at home. Combining useful Maths practice with engaging, colourful illustrations, this Mental Maths practice book helps to boost your child's confidence and develop good learning habits for life. Each fun activity is designed to give your child a real sense of achievement. Included in this book: * questions that allow children to practise the important skills learned at school* colourful activities that make learning fun and motivate children to learn at home* helpful tips and answers so that you can support your child's learning. Great for Kids Aged 7-10. ISBN 9780008134235
  • What if every young girl loved her body? Love Your Body encourages you to admire and celebrate your body for all the amazing things it can do (like laugh, cry, hug and feel) and to help you see that you are so much more than your body. Bodies come in all different forms and abilities. All these bodies are different and all these bodies are good bodies. There is no size, ability or colour that is perfect. What makes you different makes you, you - and you are amazing!Love Your Body introduces the language of self-love and self-care to help build resilience, while representing and celebrating diverse bodies, encouraging you to appreciate your uniqueness. This book was written for every girl, regardless of how you view your body. All girls deserve to be equipped with the tools to navigate an image-obsessed world. Featuring a special surprise poster on the jacket, this book will show you that freedom is loving your body with all its "imperfections" and being the perfectly imperfect you! ISBN 9780711252400 Great for Ages 9-15
  • If you are a kid with big dreams and a passion for what is right, you're a world-changer in the making. There's a lot that can be changed by just one person, if you know what to do. Start by making yourself into the awesome person you want to be by learning all about self-care and kindness. Using those skills, work your way up to creating activist campaigns to tackle climate change or social injustice. This fun and inspiring guide to making the world a better place and becoming a good citizen is packed with ideas and tips for kids who want to know how to make a difference. Through ideas as small as creating a neighbourhood lending library to as important as public speaking and how to talk about politics, How to Make a Better World is a practical guide to activism for awesome kids. ISBN 9780241412206 Great for Ages 7-12
  • Down where worms wriggle and microbes squirm, there's a whole world waiting to be discovered... Under Your Feet delves beneath the Earth's surface and explores the diverse wonders hidden there. Encounter creatures of the deep and marvel at the mind-boggling size of the humongous fungus - the biggest organism in the world. Learn how one handful of ordinary soil contains more organisms than there are people on Earth, and carry out experiments using dirt from your own back garden. Under Your Feet offers you the opportunity to expand your knowledge of the natural world and soil-dwelling creatures big and small. Bursting with colourful illustrations and photography, this is the perfect book for budding young plant experts, animal fanatics, and geologists, and anyone who is curious about the ground we walk on. ISBNGreat for Ages 6-11 9780241412459
  • The anticipated second book in 2019's breakout magical fantasy series, Starfell, starring misfit witch Willow Moss. Perfect for readers of 8+ and beautifully illustrated throughout by Sarah Warburton. Willow Moss, the youngest and least powerful sister in a family of witches, recently saved the world. The problem is, nobody can remember it - and, to make matters worse, her magical ability seems broken. Instead of finding lost things, objects keep disappearing against her will ... which is especially troubling now that her friend Sometimes needs her help! Sometimes has discovered how to see ten minutes into the future. Unfortunately that's only enough time to find out that his kidnappers are on their way! His only hope is to write an urgent letter to Willow, asking if she wouldn't mind trying to find him. As Willow and her friends piece together what has happened to Sometimes, their adventure takes them from an enchanted tower to the magical forest of Wisperia and into dangerous new realms... Can Willow save Sometimes when her own powers are out of control? ISBNGreat for Ages 7-10 9780008377144
  • The first book in The Inheritance Series. When poor farm boy Eragon finds a polished stone in the forest, he thinks it's a lucky discovery. Perhaps, he will be able to buy his family food for the winter. But, when a baby dragon hatches out of the stone, Eragon realises he's stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself. His simple life is shattered, and he's thrust into a perilous new world of destiny, magic and power. To navigate this dark terrain, and survive his cruel king's evil ways, he must take up the mantle of the legendary Dragon Riders. Will he succeed? The fate of the Empire rests in his hands. ISBN 9780552552097
  • For every child who loves the funny, rhyming Oi Frog! storybook, this 35-piece puzzle is the perfect way to entertain and educate. The colourful jigsaw puzzle features the unmistakable illustrations and hilarious phrases from the awarding-winning Oi Frog storybook. Puffins sit on Muffins, Cats sit on mats and gorillas sit on pillars! are just some of the brilliant rhyming lines brought to life in this colourful puzzle. The 35-piece Oi Frog puzzle provides plenty of Oi fun as well as aiding the development of hand-eye coordination skills and encouraging concentration, problem-solving and independent play in youngsters. The finished puzzle measures: 46 x 32cm Box Dimensions: H22 x W27.3 x D4.6cm Suitable for age: 3+ years
  • Little ones who love The Very Hungry Caterpillar will adore this colourful Jumbo Floor Puzzle. This 24 piece puzzle depicts a bright colourful image of the Hungry Caterpillar and some of the delicious food that he munches on during his journey. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Jumbo Floor Puzzle measures 490 x 685mm when completed. Originally published in 1974, The Very Hungry Caterpillar is the best-selling book by author Eric Carle. Puzzle construction encourages hand-eye coordination, concentration, problem solving and independent play in preschoolers. Includes: 24 piece puzzle Box Dimensions: 22 x 24.5 x 9.5cm Suitable for age 3+ years
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Powers set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Rory's Story Cubes Powers spark super-powered stories of heroic adventure, whether you're using this for creative problem solving, language learning, or story-telling. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Animalia set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Weave furry and scaly tales from the animal kingdom with this pocket-sized creative story generator that encourages imagination and creativity. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Rampage set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Tell titanic tales of colossal creatures. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Score set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Interested in narrating an exciting sporting event? Think of spectacular sporting actions such as those where world records get shattered or the winners emerge only in the final seconds of the game. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Intergalactic set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Perfect for space enthusiasts. Create out of this world tales that take you to another universe. Explore strange new worlds; seek out new life and civilisations. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Prehistoria set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. Expand your stories with dinosaurs! Roll all three cubes to create tales of primeval predators. Works even better when mixed with other sets of Rory's Story Cubes. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Roll the dice and create new stories with this Clues set of Rory's Story Cubes. Rory's Story Cubes inspire you to get creative with storytelling, starting your journey with the roll of a few dice. See what these three new cubes turn up and add mystery and motives to your stories with this Clues set. Use this set alone, or even better, mix it with other sets to expand your storytelling horizons. The Clues set is inked in purple making each cube easy to sort if you do combine them with other Rory's Story Cubes. The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 3 story cubes, 1 box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Go on adventures in uncharted territory! Search for hidden treasure in the mountains, meet Vikings and dinosaurs... Discover new horizons in your stories! The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 9 story cubes, 1 magnetic box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Anything is possible! What would happen if your spy sneezed in the middle of a mission? If a scientist broke his test tube in the middle of an experiment? Anything is possible with these cubes, and any situation too! The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 9 story cubes, 1 magnetic box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • For enchanted, medieval and mythological adventures. Tell tales of men and gods, how they found the dragon’s lair, how they enchanted mythical creatures... Discover the magic of Rory’s Story Cubes with the Fantasia edition! The aim of the game: Throw the dice and tell your story using the illustrations on the faces of the dice. Contains: 9 story cubes, 1 magnetic box, rules of play Age: 6+
  • Learn how to distinguish between living and non-living things and investigate animal habitats, feeding and growth with this educational activity book. Part of the Usborne Key Skills series that supports the Science lessons children learn at school, with wipe-clean pages and answers and secret notes for grown-ups are at the back. ISBN 9781474951104
  • An easy-to-use guide to grammar and punctuation with sections on nouns, pronouns, verbs, apostrophes, quotation marks and more. Clear explanations, fun illustrations and lively example sentences will help children develop their writing style and skills and there are short quizzes to test their knowledge. A useful reference book for home and school. Great for Ages 7-12 ISBN 9781409564942
  • Magic, mystery and a very dangerous quest... Stuart Horten (aged ten, but looks younger) is now the owner of a Magician's Workshop - a treasure trove of illusions and the gateway to seven magical adventures. Except that without his great-uncle's last will and testament, Stuart can't actually prove the workshop is his. Can he solve the puzzles and find the will before it's too late? Or will the looming danger and increasing risks ruin his friendships for good? ISBN 9781788451055
  • Christina Starspeeder graduates in this 9th volume in the New York Times bestselling series Star Wars: Jedi Academy! The epic conclusion to the Starspeeder saga in this 9th volume of Jedi Academy by Jarrett Krosoczka and Amy Ignatow! As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal entries, Christina Starspeeder takes us on a new adventure at the advanced Jedi Academy campus! There are unfamiliar faces and old ones too, but one thing remains the same: Jedi Academy is full of laughs and warm moments that fans and readers discovering the series for the first time will love. ISBN 9780702300752
  • Mickey is the type of kid who's always on the lookout for a code to crack. So it's her lucky day when she spots a strange poster on the bus home from school written completely in code. Within the strange jumble of letters is a curious message, one that leads to an exciting adventure-with diamond thieves, dognappers, and an extraordinary group of animal spies! This book contains real coded messages, can you crack the codes before Mickey does? ISBN 9780192773630
  • The most famous enemies in the animal kingdom finally meet face-to-face... and the fur is about to fly! Oscar is a rowdy pooch who loves everybody - except katts! His family of down-to-earth doggs enjoys giving those snooty katts a hard time. Molly is a pretty kitty who's destined for fame and fortune as an actress. Her family of well-bred katts thinks all doggs are dirty and disgusting!But while on family camping trips, Molly and Oscar get hopelessly lost in the dangerous woods. The only way for them to survive is for the mortal enemies to work together... Yeah, not gonna happen! ISBN 9781784759858
  • Welcome to Twinkleland Kingdom, where everything is 100% perfect. Except Princess Pea - she loves getting muddy and having fun and she's not keen on choosing her own perfect unicorn at the Royal Unicorn Parade. Until the final unicorn turns out to be a podgy, pongy, proud, magic-horned...pig? And so the adventures of Princess Pea and Unipiggle begin! ISBN 9781474972178
  • 'If you want to invent something nobody has ever thought of before, you need to read the things that others don't read, look in the spaces other people are not in...'Layla believes she was right to stand up for herself against a bully, but it's landed her a suspension - not the way she (or her parents) would have wished to begin her time at her fancy new school! This is just a setback though, and she's determined to prove that she does deserve her scholarship by making new friends and setting her sights on inventing something that could win the big robotics competition. But where to begin? You Must Be Layla introduces Sudanese-born author, broadcaster, social advocate and mechanical engineer Yassmin Abdel-Magied as an exciting new voice in children's writing. ISBN 9780241440490
  • TREASURE HUNTER, TOMB ROBBER, TROUBLEMAKERJake Atlas and his family are searching for the fifth emerald tablet that will reveal the secret to the history of humankind. At China's Terracotta Army Museum, Jake retrieves a clue to a safe passage into a nearby tomb, where the tablet is believed to be hidden. But when a helicopter appears and blows up the tomb, the Atlases know they are being pursued by the People of the Snake. They must decode the rescued tablet and journey to the Crystal Mountain in Tibet to discover its store of ancient knowledge. But the mountain is guarded by a spirit, never to be entered. Not one to be deterred, Jake Atlas must overcome high altitudes, survive in a frozen landscape and drink far more yak butter tea than he'd ever imagined to discover the mountain's secrets. Another heart-thumping Jake Atlas adventure from an award-winning author, full of laughs and high-tech gadgets. ISBN 9781406385007
  • In the third magical Stella Starflake adventure the explorers meet gargoyles, sea-gremlins, mermaids, red devil squids - even a Gentleman Flamingo!Ice princess Stella Starflake and her father Felix are in trouble: President Fogg has expelled them from the Polar Bear Explorers' Club, and banned them from going on any further expeditions. Stella's not going to be put off by rules and regulations though. She knows her friend Shay is in danger of turning into a witch wolf himself, since receiving a deadly bite on their last adventure. It's vital that Stella and her friends set out to find the spellbook that could save his life, even if it means travelling over the cursed Black Ice Bridge. It's a formidable and dangerous task, and their journey takes them on a breathtaking, page-turning adventure! ISBN 9780571332588
  • Stone Cold is a Carnegie Medal-winning thriller by Robert Swindells. A tense thriller plot is combined with a perceptive and harrowing portrait of life on the streets as a serial killer preys on the young and vulnerable homeless. Link, aged 17, is distrustful of people until he pairs up with Deb, another homeless youngster. But what Deb doesn't tell him is that she's an ambitious young journalist on a self-imposed assignment to track down the killer and she's prepared to use herself as bait... ISBN 9780141368993 Great for Teens and Young Adults
  • Suzy can't wait to return to the Union of Impossible Places on the Impossible Postal Express. But when she arrives, she overhears a dastardly plan to destroy Trollville from a shadowy and unexpected villain. Suzy and her friends must race from magical cloud-worlds to secret caverns to catch the culprit, before Trollville comes crashing down... Welcome to the Impossible Places... Where there's fuzzics not physics, where adventure meets magic and where the journey will never, ever take you where you expect it to! ISBN 9781474972215 Great for Ages 7-10
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