robots

In this new illustrated middle-grade series from James Patterson, an extraordinary robot signs up for an ordinary fifth grade class… and elementary school will never be the same! It was never easy for Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez to fit in, so he’s dreading the day when his genius mom insists he bring her newest invention to school: […]

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Hansel and Gretel

The enduring story of the children, the breadcrumb trail and the gingerbread house is brought to life by master storyteller, Neil Gaiman. Who better to retell the Brothers Grimm’s greatest, and perhaps darkest, fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel? Coupled with breathtakingly haunting illustrations from Lorenzo Mattotti, you will be enticed into the world and into the […]

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It’s Christmas Eve, but someone has stolen all the presents – Christmas will be ruined! Can Kittie Lacey help Father Christmas save the day and melt a certain Snow Queen’s icy heart? Filled with fairytale fun and a glittery surprise, this witty classic celebrates Christmas in style and is perfect for fans of Frozen. Publishers, […]

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esio trot

Mr Hoppy, a retired bachelor, harbours a secret passion for his neighbour, the lovely Mrs Silver. Unfortunately, she lavishes all her affection on another. . . Alfie, her pet tortoise. Mr Hoppy’s wildly ingenious plot to defeat his rival and win the love of his lady will delight and amaze, involving as it does a […]

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Trouble with Christmas

Daisy has been EXTREMELY excited about Christmas since September. And when Daisy is excited, TROUBLE will surely follow! Daisy loves the carols, the sparkly lights, the crackers, the snowmen, and especially the chance to be in the school Christmas play. She’s got SEVEN whole words to learn! But when Daisy and her best friend Gabby […]

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Opal Plumstead is the brilliant new story from one of the nation’s best-loved authors, starring her most outspoken, fiery and unforgettable heroine yet: Opal Plumstead, schoolgirl, sweet factory worker and Suffragette. Jacqueline Wilson’s 100th book! Random House Publishing are giving away ten copies of Opal Plumstead, along with 10 copies of The Jacqueline Wilson Christmas […]

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dragons at crumbling castle

The number 1 bestseller full of Pratchett’s trademark wit and imagination. This collection of fantastically funny short stories is filled with dragons, knights and a whole host of abominable crooks for readers to enjoy! Random House Publishing have five copies of Terry Pratchett’s Dragons at Crumbling Castle to give away! For your chance to win […]

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young bond

BEFORE THE MAN BECAME THE LEGEND. BEFORE THE BOY BECAME THE MAN. Lights. Camera. Murder. Young Bond is back – in his most action-packed, explosive adventure yet; something terrible is happening in Tinseltown . . . To celebrate, Random House Publishing have five copies of Steve Cole’s Young Bond to give away! For your chance […]

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if i stay

Life can change in an instant. A cold February morning . . . A snowy road . . . And suddenly all of Mia’s choices are gone. Except one. This brand new slipcase contains the international bestseller If I Stay and the sequel Where She Went. If I Stay has now been made into a movie starring Chloe Moretz. […]

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Dear Aunt Lucy, I expect this will come as a great surprise to you, but not only have I arrived in England, but I have an address! I’m staying at number 32 Windsor Gardens and it isn’t at all like the Home for Retired Bears… This delightfully engaging series of letters from Paddington to his […]

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Those terrible pirate twins are at it again! Their relentless pursuit of treasure is causing all sorts of havoc in the seaside town of Little Snoring, and only youngsters Tat and Hetty – and their cat called Dog – have a chance of stopping them. To celebrate, Hot Key Books have five copies of The […]

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ophelia and the

Eleven-year-old Ophelia might not be brave, but she certainly is curious. Her family are still reeling from her mother’s death, and in a bid to cheer everyone up, her father has taken a job at a fantastically enormous and gothic museum in a city where it never stops snowing. Ophelia can’t wait to explore – […]

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“As a girl, Frankie knows she is supposed to play by the rules, but the rules were made by Old Boys for boys and therefore are not her rules to begin with.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES So Frankie Landau-Banks decides to take matters into her own hands, outsmarting the secret all-male society at her […]

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Our friends at National Book Tokens are testing book lovers across the nation with their brilliant, brain-teasing book quiz. There are 20 book titles hiding in the picture, play now for 10 chances to win a year’s supply of books! First prize: 10 winners who get all 20 answers correct will each win a £250/€250 National Book Tokens gift […]

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Pollockmania is set to skyrocket this month with the much-anticipated arrival of the compelling third instalment in the epic series, Oksa Pollock: The Heart of Two Worlds. The earth is in turmoil. Fleeing a flooded London, Oksa and her family along with the Runaways, head off in the search of the entrance portal of Edefia. […]

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World Book Day are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership for 2015! To commemorate their 60th anniversary, Guinness World Records, the global authority in record breaking achievement will be working with World Book Day! We are teaming up to to make YOU, your class or your school, a record breaker! Guinness World Records will […]

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