World Book Day Fest
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The Royal Babysitters is the hilarious new story from author Clémentine Beauvais and illustrator Becka Moor. Anna and Holly have spotted an advert in the paper for a Holy Moly Holiday – the intergalactic vacation of a lifetime. They simply CAN’T not go. But how will they get enough money? Simple: they’ll become royal babysitters […]

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wilds of the wolf

Fearless Deadly 60 TV presenter Steve Backshall returns with his third adventure in the gripping Falcon Chronicles, filled with intrigue, adventure, exotic wildlife and dramatic locations.   In Wilds of the Wolf, Saker and Sinter continue their quest to right some of the horrific wrongs perpetrated against wildlife around the planet as they come face to face with the world’s most […]

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Has anyone seen Jessica Jenkins

Has Anyone Seen Jessica Jenkins? Is a fantastic new novel filled with fun, friendship and superpowers from bestselling author, Liz Kessler. Imagine finding out you have a superpower! This is what happens to Jessica Jenkins when her arm vanishes in the middle of a Geography lesson and she discovers she has the power to turn […]

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WIMPYKID

One Heffley family trip to the beach, a few cheese curls and a very lonely looking seagull… can you guess what happens next?!  We’re very excited to be able to give you a sneak peek into Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul. Just click here to read an extract from Book 9, which is […]

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PAST

Following the success of The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas and The Dinosaur That Pooped a Planet, Random House Children’s Publishers is thrilled to be publishing The Dinosaur That Pooped The Past, the latest hysterical historical adventure of Danny and his pet Dinosaur. Written by McBusted band members Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter and illustrated by […]

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In case you’re wondering, this is not a love story. My name is Tori Spring. I like to sleep and I like to blog. Last year – before all that stuff with Charlie and before I had to face the harsh realities of A-Levels and university applications and the fact that one day I really […]

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A family secret waiting to be discovered… from bestselling author of A Dog Called Homeless. A shared story can last forever. Hannah’s grandad loves telling stories from his past, but there’s one that he can’t remember… one that Hannah knows is important. When a whale appears off the coast, clues to Grandad’s secret begin to […]

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Luck Uglies was a name whispered around the docks and darkest taverns, places the law dare not tread… Rye has grown up hearing the legend of the Luck Uglies – notorious deadly outlaws who once stalked the streets. Now they have faded to ghosts and rumours and Rye isn’t sure they ever existed. Then on […]

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Captain Underpants 11

The brand new Captain Underpants book is here: Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 20! In the latest adventure from Dav Pilkey George and Harold realise that their toilet troubles are just beginning as the Turbo Toilet 2000 strikes back! Just when you thought it was safe to flush…the Turbo Toiler […]

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Pippa Morgan's Diary

Pippa Morgan is a small girl with a VERY BIG imagination! Now you can read her hilarious diary, packed with her private thoughts and doodles – fans of WIMPY KID and DORK DIARY will love it! Life is not going well for ten-year-old Pippa Morgan. Her best friend has moved away and her parents are […]

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Jewel Forest Set

Journey deeper into the world of the fashion fairy princesses with a whole new series set in the magical Jewel Forest, out now! Meet the six beautiful princesses of Jewel Forest: Blossom, Catkin, Nutmeg, Pip, Primrose and Willa. From forest fêtes and magic trees to fairy Olympics and Princess Coronations, Jewel Forest is full of […]

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Scholastic Activity Pack - Travel

Keep boredom at bay with the Scholastic Activity Book range!  Whatever they are in to, they’ll never get bored again thanks to Scholastic’s range of full-colour sticker-activity books! With books about dinosaurs, dressing up, animals, pirates, superheroes or doodles there’s something for everyone – including those off on their travels! With Travel, Holiday and On […]

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Back To You

Welcome to Heartside Bay – for life, love and everything in between… Cathy Cole’s new series is an intoxicating mix of sun, friendship, sizzling romance and soap-opera drama on a fairy-tale beach – perfect for reading on the beach this summer! Following the lives and loves on one set of friends, each Heartside Bay story […]

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I Heart Holidays

Join Martha and her brothers for a wonderful summery adventure! Martha and her brothers are super excited to be going on holiday! Martha can’t wait to build sandcastles and splash in the sea, it’s going to be a summer of fun! Although she does need to please her two baby brothers too! I Heart Holidays […]

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Cruel Summer

A group of friends enjoy a long, hot summer in a Mediterranean villa – until someone starts killing them one by one… A year after the suicide of one of their friends, the rest of the group decide to spend the summer together in a holiday villa in the Mediterranean. They’re hoping to get over […]

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Night Runner

Night Runner is a nail-biting adventure which follows Zinny as he tries to escape the danger that suddenly engulfs him. He’s not just running for his life but for the lives of his family too. Edge-of-your-seat adventure from an award-winning storyteller! Publishers Oxford University Press are giving away 10 signed copies of this thrilling latest book from the winner […]

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Are YOU up for a challenge? The Phoenix has the competition for you! Imagine a monster. Describe him or her or it on The Phoenix website. The winning entry be illustrated by one of the professional Phoenix artists. Your monster might take part in epic battles in The Phoenix this autumn, as a part of the exciting […]

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Dixie O’Day is BACK! He and his best friend Percy are off on holiday, and drive straight into adventure! Peaches Miaow, the fabulous pop star, has her priceless diamond necklace stolen from the Hotel Splendide in the crime of the century. Can Dixie and Percy track down the sinister figures at the heart of the […]

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Would you like to win a whole MARVELLOUS SET OF ROALD DAHL BOOKS for your school? To be in with a chance of winning this fabulous set of books all you have to do is draw a picture of your favourite Roald Dahl character and write a sentence about why you chose them. Write your […]

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wartime bundle

Would you like to win a bundle of wartime-themed books for your school library? To celebrate the Centenary, Random House Children’s Publishers have THREE SETS to give away. To be in with a chance of winning please write a short poem about the war. It can be about the First or Second World War and on […]

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Be the first to read the first book in a powerful new magical series from international bestselling authors Cassandra Clare and Holly Black. Think you know magic? Think again. The Magisterium awaits . . . Most people would do anything to get into the Magisterium and pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. Call has been told […]

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Come on an unexpected journey with a fearless blue penguin in the most captivating picture book debut of the year! Meet Penguin Blue! It’s a windy day, and he has a brand new kite – but where’s he going on this maiden flight? Penguin Blue and his friends go on a gloriously illustrated adventure full […]

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Once a week, Willy walks through an ordinary-looking set of doors and straight into an adventure. Where will those doors take him today: to a mysterious desert island with footprints in the sand; down a deep, dark rabbit hole full of curious objects; or perhaps on board a pirate ship, face to face with Captain […]

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Heir-of-Fire

Heir of Fire is the third novel in the Throne of Glass sequence, from New York Times bestselling author Sarah J. Maas, and is packed with more heart-stopping action, devastating drama and swoonsome romance, and introduces some fierce new heroines to love and hate. Perfect for fans of The Hunger Games and Game of Thrones.  […]

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