• Meet the bacteria, viruses, and other microbes that are all around us, but are too small for us to see. This book explains bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other microbes simply for kids aged 7-9 by bestselling author and science communicator Steve Mould. What do glowing squid, mouldy bread, and soil creatures all have in common? They're all part of the world of microbiology! In this awesome introductory book for budding scientists, the big world of tiny organisms is revealed with remarkable photography, kooky characters, and lots of fun facts. This fascinating biology book for kids offers: - An introduction to STEAM by well-known science author Steve Mould. - A new and updated edition featuring the latest information on pandemics and COVID-19, and vaccines. - A look into not just bacteria, but viruses, funghi and other microbes too!The Bacteria Book is a fun and informative introduction to a STEAM subject that brings kids up-close with microbiology, and young scientists won't want to put it down. Children can learn about how miniature life forms affect our world, for good and bad, through real-life examples of microbes in action. Bacteria are some of the most important organisms on Earth, and without them our bodies wouldn't be able to work. Fungi are used to make bread and cheese. Viruses and other germs can make us ill, but are fought by our amazing immune system. All these stories and more are told in clear and engaging language by bestselling author and science comedian Steve Mould. Great for Ages 8-12. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Shy and anxious schoolboy Toby accidentally becomes king of a pixie kingdom at the bottom of his garden...! These chaos-creating magical critters cause havoc for Toby at home and at school with their ridiculously silly powers (despite them only trying to help!), much to Toby's embarrassment and frustration. But when his extrovert friend Mo discovers Toby's secret double life, Toby realises that maybe being king of the pixies isn't so bad after all... Relentlessly hilarious and full of zany slapstick, this new series will be loved by readers of Bunny vs Monkey, Dog Man, Star Cat, and Evil Emperor Penguin. Great for Ages 7-10. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • This stunningly illustrated, high-contrast board book has lots to catch the attention of even the very youngest baby - there are holes, shiny foil, touchy-feely patches, soft flaps, a moving swing and squirrel on a scooter to look at, talk about and enjoy together. Research has shown that using books from birth is a valuable experience for babies and will provide a solid basis for future learning. Great for Ages 0-3. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • This book contains a treasure trove of classic bedtime stories, taking little ones on a magical journey into the world of the most popular ones. Have fun reading along with your little one as you introduce them to well-known bedtime stories including, Little Red Hen, Three Little Pigs, The Lion and the Mouse, and many more! These classic tales we all know and love so well are perfect for bedtime reading and will allow parents and young ones to enjoy them time and time again. Children aged 0-5 will love pouring over the colourful illustrations that accompany and enrich the stories and bring the quirky characters to life. This engaging bedtime storybook for kids offers:- Beautiful illustrations that accompany each tale, bringing excitement into each and every one. - 9 classic and favourite tales little ones to read and enjoy, whilst developing important listening and language skills. - An array of fun and familiar stories that creates a long-lasting interest and love for storytelling. This book of classic and favourite tales is both enjoyable and educational, teaching children storytelling which helps to develop important skills, such as listening skills, a rich range of language skills, concentration, and oral storytelling. The Book of Bedtime Stories makes a great gift and is the perfect book for parents and carers to share with their little ones. Great for Ages 0-6. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • This book takes little ones on a magical journey into the world of the most popular nursery rhymes. Have fun reading along with your little one as you introduce them to well-known nursery rhymes including, Humpty Dumpty, Incy Wincy Spider, Little Bo-Peep, and many more! These classic rhymes we all know and love so well are perfect for bedtime reading and will allow parents and young ones to enjoy them time and time again. Children aged 0-5 will love pouring over the colourful illustrations that accompany and enrich the rhymes by bringing the quirky characters to life. This engaging nursery rhyme book for kids offers:- Beautiful illustrations that accompany each nursery rhyme that brings excitement into each and every one. - 50 classic and favourite rhymes in full for little ones to read and enjoy, whilst developing important listening and language skills. - An array of fun and familiar nursery rhymes that creates a long-lasting interest and love for poetry. This book of nursery rhymes is both enjoyable and educational, teaching children rhymes which helps to develop important skills, such as recognising different sound patterns, listening skills, a rich range of language skills, concentration, and oral storytelling. The Book of Nursery Rhymes makes a great gift and is the perfect book for parents and carers to share with their little ones. Great for Ages 0-6. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • An illustrated, imaginative exploration of future technology and science for children that carries a message of hope and optimism. This narrative non-fiction book offers an inclusive and hopeful vision of the future for children, taking inspiration from the latest scientific research. This highly illustrated book makes complex ideas more accessible and shows the exciting futures that could be ahead. There are eighteen stories that each take inspiration from current research and present engaging, optimistic futures that could result from real-world science, with insets delving into how that science works. This science book for children offers:- A combination of sci-fi and science using short fictional descriptions combined with real-world scientific explanations to make the future come alive. - An optimistic vision of the future with inclusive and diverse content for the generations that will not only live in it but shape it. - A variety of different topics covered, including a train ride on Mars, life on a Dyson Sphere, a birthday on planet Venus, a trip to the bottom of the sea, and a chat with the extinct animals of the past!The Children’s Book of the Future provides a diverse and multicultural approach that will appeal to children of all backgrounds. The exploration of future technology and some of the diverse visions explored include a plane ride on one of Saturn's moons, a journey to a faraway star that is lightyears from Earth, life on a floating city, and living amongst robots. Inspire young changemakers with this book that sets out to reclaim the future for current and future generations of children. Great for Ages 7-11. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • The New York Times bestselling and award-winning creators behind Library Lion deliver a warm (and delightfully fuzzy) storybook, another classic in the making, marked by humour and depth, endearing characters and the assurance that the right people will accept and adore us, unconditionally, just as we are. On a street of old houses, a big hairy spider is searching for a home with dark corners to hide in. But when he wakes up, he finds a hand reaching for him, and a lady proclaiming that she has always wanted a kitten – and will name him Luigi! At first, a somewhat puzzled Luigi, used to being left alone to creep and dangle and spin webs, resists her kind advances. But soon, tasty breakfasts and getting tucked into bed (no one’s ever wished him good night before) have him thinking that kittens surely live magical lives. I will be a kitten! he decides. But how long can he keep up his façade, and what might be at stake in pretending to be someone you’re not?he knew how to turn the animals back to their original colours... A laugh-out-loud picture book from Kes Gray, author of Oi Frog, with gloriously silly illustrations by Fred Blunt. Great for Ages 1-6. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Meet Zebracadabra, master of magic. Watch as he transforms his animal friends before your very eyes! "ZEBRACADABRA!" Pink flamingos turn into... black-and-white stripy flamingos! "ZEBRACADABRA!" A green alligator turns into... a black-and-white stripy alligator! "ZEBRACADABRA!" Colourful chameleons turn into... you guessed it - black-and-white stripy chameleons! How does Zebracadabra do it? By being the best magician in the world, of course! Or he would be, if only he knew how to turn the animals back to their original colours... A laugh-out-loud picture book from Kes Gray, author of Oi Frog, with gloriously silly illustrations by Fred Blunt. Great for Ages 1-6. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • There is a whole world of sports to discover! Which sports were played at the very first Olympic Games? What do the different colour jerseys mean in the Tour de France? How on earth do you throw a gumboot? Everywhere on our planet where people can be found, there are different sports that we love to play and compete in, too. From the very first Olympic Games to the modern version we play today, explore all kinds of sports from around the world, including ball sports, gymnastics, athletics, water sports, extreme sports and so much more! Find out how each sport came to be, where in the world it originated and, most importantly, how to play. Featuring more than 100 adrenaline-pumping sports from every corner of the globe, this book will make you sweaty! Bursting with colour and fascinating facts, the World of... series looks at what we have in common, and celebrates our differences. Great for Ages 7-12. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • A cool kit to build your own dinosaur and discover what made T. rex the terror of its time. Combine learning with fun and build your own T.rex model, with this kit for 9-12 year olds based on a real T. rex skeleton. Children will love to learn about the mighty T.rex, as they build this 70cm-long model that’s easy to put together. Whilst assembling, they can read the accompanying book that is jam-packed with facts. Each page looks at a different part of the mighty T.rex as you piece it together, building your dinosaur know-how along the way. This exciting make-your-own dinosaur kit offers:- A model built of 80 sturdy "bones" that stands 30 cm tall and 70 cm long. - An easy to assemble kit - no need for glue, the pieces just slot together following the step-by-step instructions. - A book to learn as you build, packed with facts about this fearsome predator - its anatomy, behaviour, and habitat. - All the latest information and theories and information about T.rex, including its behaviour and whether it had feathers. Starting with the base, step-by-step photographic instructions clearly show how each stage of the model slots together. At the same time, you learn about the Cretaceous world, fossils, and palaeontology. Moving onto the legs and feet, discover facts about claws, muscles, the tail, and stance. As you continue to build the model, you'll also learn about dinosaur behaviour, speed, teeth, diet, fearsome hunting techniques, raising young, and defence. Great for Ages 7-12. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Three … two … one … we have lift-off! Use the LEGO bricks to build any of the three space rocket models, before customizing them with the stickers and paper elements included. You can use the guides inside, or go wild with your own imagination and create different cosmic builds over and over again. Also included are fun-packed activity pages filled with awesome puzzles and challenges. LEGO, the LEGO logo and the Brick and Knob configurations are trademarks of the LEGO Group. Great for Ages 6-10. Published 6th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • The city roared like a jungle. Leonie roared back at the city. She shook her mane and swished her tail. She was a lion girl. Leonie and her mother are off to the big city!Inspired by the people, sights and sounds, Leonie can’t wait to discover it all. Her mother tells her to stay close, but there’s SO much to see. And surely nothing can scare a brave lion girl, can it? A wild, spirited tale of imagination and self-belief, beautifully brought to life by Fiona Woodcock. Great for Ages 3-6. Published 20th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Can you work out Cluedunnit? For mystery fans of all ages, Cluedle – The Case of the Golden Pomegranate is the perfect puzzle book for code-cracking families and skilful young super sleuths. Set sail on the high seas with world famous private investigator Hartigan Browne and crack the curious case of the Golden Pomegranate by solving 50 fun brain-busting puzzles. A funny and intriguing mystery story set on a super yacht where detectives need to discover:- Who broke into Alota Vibratto’s safe?- How the professor’s milkshake was poisoned?- What’s hidden in an ancient maze?- And who’s gone overboard?!Packed full of codes to crack, evidence to evaluate, clues to unravel and maps to navigate, Cluedle - The Case of the Golden Pomegranate is puzzling fun for the whole family. Great for Ages 9-12. Published 20th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • The earth-shattering and magical epic finale to the Legacy of Orïsha trilogy: Children of Anguish and Anarchy by the New York Times-bestselling author Tomi Adeyemi. New allies rise. The Blood Moon nears. Zélie faces her final enemy. The king who hunts her heart. When Zélie seized the royal palace that fateful night, she thought her battles had come to an end. The monarchy had finally fallen. The maji had risen again. Zélie never expected to find herself locked in a cage and trapped on a foreign ship. Now warriors with iron skulls traffick her and her people across the seas, far from their homeland. Then everything changes when Zélie meets King Baldyr, her true captor and the man who has ravaged entire civilizations to find her. The ruler of the Skulls, Baldyr’s quest to harness Zélie’s strength sends Zélie, Amari, and Tzain searching for allies in foreign lands. But as Baldyr closes in, catastrophe charges Orïsha’s shores. It will take everything Zélie has to face her final enemy and save her people before the Skulls annihilate them for good. Great for Teens and Young Adults. Published 25th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Sharon the Party Crow has lost her mojo! Three parties in one day have proved too much for Grimwood’s favourite raving resident, and now it’s up to Ted, Nancy, Willow, and the rest of the gang to help Sharon get her groove back. Teamwork, friendship and, most importantly, dance skills, will all be put to the test as the gang try to get the party started again! Fully illustrated throughout and full of heart, laughs and surprises, this is the must-read fourth title in the bestselling and fantastically anarchic Grimwood series. Great for Ages 7-11. Published 20th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Two orphan siblings with truly terrible luck battle an evil celebrity chef in this uproarious illustrated middle grade romp with the dark humor of A Series of Unfortunate Events and The Beast and the Bethany. It’s hard to imagine things could get worse after one’s parents die in a greenhouse explosion. But that is precisely what happens to Basil and his younger sister, Dahlia. They escape from the social worker who wants to split them up to different foster homes by jumping off a moving train, only to find themselves wounded (Dahlia) and bedraggled (Basil) and without a soul to care for them. What’s more, they’re lost in the wilds of New York City. Famished and alone, they wander into Cravings, the delectable bakery owned by Laurel Fox, disgraced celebrity chef with a soft spot for poor, hungry orphans. When she offers them luxurious accommodations and all the éclairs they can eat, Basil and Dahlia dare to hope their luck has changed at last. But the savvy reader will know it can’t be as simple as all that! Laurel Fox is out for redemption, and she’ll do anything to get the sinister secret ingredient she requires. Great for Ages 9-12. Published 20th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • The first title in a dazzlingly imaginative adventure trilogy about one girl's power to change the world through the magic of book-jumping. Perfect for fans of Pages & Co. Amari and the Night Brothers and The Book of Stolen Dreams. WARNING: DO NOT JUMP ON THIS BOOK! Have you ever jumped on a book? Perhaps not. Most people would think it was a rather unusual thing to do. Ten-year-old Mayowa has always thought that her Grandpa Edward, who dyes his beard emerald green and jumps on books in private, is rather unusual too. Until one day she jumps on a book for herself, and uncovers a huge family secret …Mayowa can book jump. By jumping on a book, she can harness the emotions inside it and channel them directly into other people. And when the opportunity to use her power to save the lives of countless refugees presents itself, Mayowa wants to jump in with both feet. But Mayowa and her grandpa aren’t the only book jumpers in existence. And not everybody wants to use this power for good …Brimming with heart, Mayowa and the Sea of Words is a modern classic in the making. Perfect for everyone who knows the true power of a good book … Great for Ages 9-12. Published 20th June 2024 - Order Now.
  • Bestselling Irish author and illustrator Chris Judge is back with a great new graphic novel for ages 7+. Ideal for fun-loving fans of Dogman, Bunny vs Monkey and InvestiGators! Twins Flo and Eddie are staying with their grandad while their mum travels for work. Nosing around in Grandad’s attic, they find a villainous-looking duck frozen inside a special, temperature-controlled chamber. Eddie accidentally presses the DEFROST button – and releases super-villain Evil Duck!It turns out that Grandad, AKA Fearless Frank, is a retired superhero duck who captured his nemesis Evil Duck many moons ago, saving society from his sinister schemes. But now Evil Duck has escaped, and Grandad is too old to recapture him alone, Eddie and Flo are going to have to help him track the super-villain down – before he gets back to his evil ways! Great for Ages 7-11. Published 15th June 2024 - Order Now.

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