In a world of dragons, song spells, pipers and battles...
Patch Brightwater is a boy in disgrace. Thrown in jail for playing a forbidden spell, he is no one's idea of a hero. But then he discovers a deadly truth - the evil Piper of Hamelyn is on the loose.
With the help of Wren, a girl cursed to live as a rat, and Barver, a fire-breathing dracogriff, Patch must stop the Piper sparking the bigg..
Benny, Thunderbolt, Bridie, Sharky and the Peretti twins are a mixed bunch of vagabonds and urchins who come together to form the New Cut Gang in two comic tales of stolen silver and skulduggery.
Fake coins are turning up all over Lambeth and the finger of suspicion is pointing at Thunderbolt's dad - could he really be the forger? The crime-busting New Cut Gang come to the rescue!
Read David Walliams’ latest bestselling children’s book, Bad Dad, a fast and furious adventure for boys and girls aged 7–12. Beautifully illustrated by artistic genius Tony Ross.David Walliams’ riches-to-rags story will have you on the edge of your seat and howling with laughter!Bad Dad is a fast and furious, heart-warming new children’s book about a father and son on an adventure – and a thrillin..
Horrid Henry reaches a younger generation of readers in a new version of this amusing picture book.
Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.
It's a dreadful shock for Horrid Henry when Perfect Peter is born, and despite his best - or wo..
Let the battle for Christmas begin . . .Amelia lives in the magical town of Elfhelm, newly adopted by Father Christmas and Mary Christmas. When the very jealous Easter Bunny launches an attack to ruin Christmas, it's up to Amelia, her family and the elves to fight off the forces of evil.But can they keep Christmas alive?"A subtle contemporary message about outsiders and hate underpins this energet..
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A brand new phizz-whizzing edition of Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine.
George Kranky's Grandma is a miserable grouch. George really hates that horrid old witchy woman.
One Saturday morning, George is in charge of giving Grandma her medicine.
So-ho! Ah-ha! Ho-hum! George knows exactly what to do.
A magic medicine* it will be. One that will either cur..
From No. 1 bestselling children’s author, David Walliams comes his biggest and most epic adventure yet! Illustrated by the artistic genius Tony Ross.
This is the story of a ten-year-old orphan and a 10,000-year-old mammoth…
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ICE MONSTER FOUND IN ARCTIC!
When Elsie, an orphan on the streets of Victorian London, hears about the mysterious Ice Monste..
The Mortal Word is part of Genevieve Cogman’s witty and wonderful Invisible Library series, which can be enjoyed as part of a sequence or as standalones.
A corrupt countess. A spy in danger. And an assassin at large.
Peace talks are always tricky . . . especially when a key diplomat gets stabbed. This murder rudely interrupts a top-secret summit between the warring dragons and Fae, so Libr..
Funny and totally true childhood biographies and full-color illustrations tell tales from the challenging yet defining growing-up years of Albert Einstein, Jane Goodall, Marie Curie, and 12 other brilliant scientists.
Every great scientist started out as a kid. Before their experiments, inventions, and discoveries that changed the world, the world's most celebrated scientists had regular-kid ..
Fairy tales are just the beginning.
The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories, and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him . . . except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council, and no one will believe they're in danger.
With only the help of the ragtag group of Goldilocks, Jack, Red Riding Hood, and Mother Goose and her gander, Lester, the Bailey twins discover the Mas..
A behind-the-scenes look at the world of the Land of Stories - the No.1 New York Times bestselling series, from Golden Globe-winning actor, Chris Colfer.
A combination travel guide, encyclopedia, and exciting fan compendium, this ultimate guidebook includes sections such as "Who's Who," "Places to Go," and "Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Things" that explore the backgrounds and histories of t..
Everyone in the Yorkshire town of Greenall Bridge knows Lassie, the prize collie of miner Sam Carraclough and his son Joe. But when the family falls on hard times, Sam is forced to sell his dog to the Duke of Rudling, who takes her hundreds of miles away to his estate in Scotland. Undeterred by the distance and driven by instinctive love, Lassie escapes from her new owners and embarks on an epic..
An exclusive edition of the second book in this number one bestselling series, featuring a new short story inside - Percy Jackson and the Singer of Apollo. Thor's hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a habit of misplacing his weapon - which happens to be the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds. But this time the hammer isn't just lost, it has fallen into enemy hands. Magnus Chase and hi..
'James Patterson is the Einstein of fiction and has solved the equation for storytelling: Adventure + Science = AWESOME!' Tom Fletcher'Any young readers out there interested in science and adventure ... this book is brilliant!' Tim Peake, astronautJames Patterson has teamed up with the world's most famous genius to entertain and inspire a generation of children – with the first and only children's..
#1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Grabenstein is back with the third fantastically fun, puzzle-packed MR. LEMONCELLO adventure!
On your marks. Get set. Lemon, cello, GO!
Everyone’s favorite game maker, Mr. Lemoncello, is testing out his new FABULOUS FACT-FINDING FRENZY game! If Kyle can make it through the first round, he and the other lucky finalists will go on a great race—by bi..
'Welcome back to the Nothing to See Here hotel - where we have complimentary weirdness in every room and hilarity is available twenty four hours a day' Frank Cottrell Boyce The second book in this fabulously funny series by bestselling author Steven Butler and the wonderful Steven Lenton! Having just saved the hotel from a goblin prince, Frankie Banister and the guests are looking forward to enjoy..
Following Ivy Sparrow’s discoveries in The Crooked Sixpence, the adventures continue in the second instalment of The Uncommoners trilogy, The Smoking Hourglass.
As soon as Ivy and her brother Seb set foot back in the mysterious underground city of Lundinor, they know that something has changed . . . Where before there were cobbled streets, now the squares and lanes between the city’s enchanted sh..
After the thrilling events which concluded The Smoking Hourglass, Ivy, Seb and Valian think they've vanquished their enemies, and those of Lundinor, forever. It turns out their adventure was only just beginning . . . Ivy and Seb can't wait to join Valian for their first ever overseas uncommon adventure - they're meeting in Nubrook, the completely astonishing and totally-different-to-Ludinor tradin..
A new adventure begins in Erin Hunter’s #1 bestselling Warriors series
For many moons, ThunderClan, ShadowClan, RiverClan, and WindClan have lived in peace in their territories around the lake. But now they must decipher a mysterious prophecy—a message that will send one young medicine cat apprentice on a quest to determine the fate of all the warrior Clans.
Full of epic adventure and thrilling ..
One of the best-loved children's classics of all time, this is the complete, original story of Watership Down.
Something terrible is about to happen to the warren - Fiver feels sure of it. And Fiver's sixth sense is never wrong, according to his brother Hazel. They had to leave immediately, and they had to persuade the other rabbits to join them.
And so begins a long and perilous journey o..
Andy and Terry live in the WORLD'S BEST treehouse! It's got a giant catapult, a secret underground laboratory, a tank of man-eating sharks and a marshmallow machine that follows you around and shoots marshmallows into your mouth whenever you're hungry! Just watch out for the sea monkeys, and the monkeys pretending to be sea monkeys, and the giant mutant mermaid sea monster . . . Oh, and, whateve..
20 de carti postale, prinse intr-un carnet, cu cele mai amuzante si infricosatoare desene (plus explicatii sinistre!) despre cele mai periculoase meserii de-a lungul istoriei, de la vanatorii de mamuti pana la 'exportul' condamnatilor expulzati in Australia in sec. 19. Ar fi o modalitate draguta de a-ti baga in sperieti prietenii...
Andy and Terry have expanded their treehouse! There are now thirteen brand-new storeys, including a dodgem-car rink, a skate ramp, a mud-fighting arena, an antigravity chamber, an ice-cream parlour with seventy-eight flavours run by an ice-cream-serving robot called Edward Scooperhands, and the Maze of Doom - a maze so complicated that nobody who has gone in has ever come out again . . . well, n..
Andy and Terry's amazing treehouse has thirteen new levels! They've added a chocolate waterfall you can swim in, a volcano for toasting marshmallows, a bulldozer-battling level, a baby-dinosaur-petting zoo, a not-very-merry merry-go-round, a boxing elephant called the Trunkinator, an X-ray room, a disco with light-up dance floor, the world's scariest roller coaster and a top-secret thirty-ninth ..
The first magical book in the festive series, from number one bestselling author Matt Haig, and featuring enchanting illustrations from Chris Mould
BELIEVE IN THE IMPOSSIBLE
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THE TRUE STORY OF FATHER CHRISTMAS
If you are one of those people who believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away.
(Because this book is FULL of impossib..
This is the classic story by Charles Dickens retold for children ready to tackle longer and more complex stories. Set during the French Revolution, the lives of Charles Darnay and his family are changed forever as the drama unfolds. It is part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton. It comes with internet links to find out more about the l..
Al doilea roman grafic al creatorilor Capitanului Underpants. E anul 500001 I.Chr, si fericitul oras natal al lui Ook si Gluk din Cleveland, Ohio, e atacat. Cea mai puternica corporatie a raului din viitor a invadat trecutul, iar baietii si micul lor dinozaur, Lily, au dat de bucluc. Cand un portal misterios ii duce in anul 2222, dau de un nou prieten intelept. Dar vor putea afla secretul pentru..
Meet thirteen-year-old Agatha Oddly – a bold, determined heroine, and the star of a stylish new detective series.
Agatha Oddly has been a detective for as long as she can remember – she’s just been waiting for her first big case. And nothing gets bigger than saving the City of London from some strange goings-on.
With a scholarship to the prestigious St Regis School, a cottage in the middle..
"Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise..." This zany, hilarious tale is delightfully brought to life by Ben Cort's vibrant illustrations. With a madcap, rhyming text by award-winning Claire Freedman, this is sure to enchant and amuse the whole family! Perfect for joining in, this story is fantastically fresh and fu..
Before you consider reading the first book in the new series by Lemon Snicket, the man responsible for A Series of Unfortunate Events, ask yourself these questions: 1. Do you find sinister mysteries interesting? [ ] Yes. [ ] Why do you ask?; 2. Have you ever received a secret note and followed its very dangerous instructions? [ ] No. [ ] "No."; 3.Are you too young to be the sort of detective who..
Before you consider reading the second book in the new series by Lemon Snicket, the man responsible for A Series of Unfortunate Events, ask yourself these questions: 1. Have you seen the missing girl? [ ] No. [ ] Why would I tell you?; 2. Why aren't her parents worried? [ ] That's odd. [ ] Well, some parents are like that; 3. Can you read a note in invisible ink? [ ] I'm not sure. [ ] " "; 4. Is..
Before you consider reading this third book in the new series by Lemon Snicket, the man responsible for A Series of Unfortunate Events, ask yourself these questions: 1. Should young children drink coffee? [ ] No. [ ] Only if they feel sleepy; 2.Are schoolchildren in danger if a barn burns down? [ ] Yes. [ ] Who owns the barn?; 3. Is something suspicious going on at the Department of Education? [..
Before You fully investigate "Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights?" ask yourself these questions: 1. If a train is already through the night, is it too late to get on board?; 2. When everyone on the train is suspicious, how do you know who to follow?; 3. "Murder!"; 4. Wait, who said "murder"? Has everything become derailed?..
This brand new addition to the Usborne Young Reading series focuses on animals and the roles they have played in conflict, both modern and ancient. Find out how elephants helped Hannibal attack Rome, why pigeons saved hundreds of lives in World Wars 1 and 2 and how a little donkey called Murphy came to the rescue of wounded soldiers in World War One, along with many other stories of heroism and ..
These are four new titles in this burgeoning series, providing a great introduction to the remarkable lives of important historical figures. Each book describes a famous life, following the protagonist through their triumphs and tribulations. It has lively speech, colourful illustrations and photographs that bring the reader closer to the action as the story unfolds.
The end is nigh. Apocalypse has dawned. Everyone has gone ... everyone, that is, except for two dogs. Unbeknownst to Brownie and Apollo the world has turned to utter chaos. It is only when dinner time comes and goes, that the pair slowly begin to realise that their owners might be Gone For Good.
There's only one option - leave the comfort of their sofa and head into what's left of the world. ..
The end is nigh. Apocalypse has dawned. Everyone has gone ... except for our heroes: Brownie, Apollo and their ragtag group of strays.
Having raided a supermarket and defeated some very mean mutts, our heroes find themselves out of food. So when they hear a rumour of a Twonkies factory, and all the Twonkies they could ever eat, they think they've won the Twonkie jackpot.
The only cat..
Cand se intampla ceva rau in casa in care locuieste Araminta, de obicei ea e suspecta. Insa acum nu are de-a face cu disparitia broastelor vrajitorului Barry. Insa ea trebuie sa le gaseasca si nu e deloc usor. Al treilea roman din seria "Araminta Spook"
A cincea carte din seria Araminta Spook. Unchiul si matusa Aramintei pleaca in Transilvania, iar Araminta ramane de ziua ei singura, doar cu verisoara Matilda sa aiba grija de ea. Doar ca Matilda nu vine singura ci impreuna cu doua fantome adolescente foarte neastamparate, Ned si Jed. Vor izbuti cele doua fete sa alunge fantomele?
Araminta Spook incearca cu disperare sa gaseasca darul potrivit pentru ziua cand fantoma ei preferata, Sir Horace, implineste 500 de ani. Autoarea a scris si best-seller-ul "Magik".Ilustratii de Jimmy Pickering. Cartea e insotita de o papusa Aramnita
Lottie a atat de emotionata sa descopere ca batranul papagal morocanos din pet-shop e de fapt o pasare phoenix! E o pasare de foc magica, cu o multime de puteri speciale. Se poate preschimba in orice pasare vrea si poate indeplini dorinte…