'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..
A brand new young fiction series by TV broadcaster and intrepid explorer Ben Fogle, inspired by his real-life animal experiences…Co-written with best-selling children’s author Steve Cole and illustrated throughout with beautiful black and white illustrations by Nikolas Ilic.You can always count on Mr Dog to help an animal in trouble…When a mother rabbit is captured in a trap, he ends up playing bu..
#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..
Welcome to The Nothing to See Here Hotel! A hotel for magical creatures run by Frankie Banister and his parents.‘Exuberant story and witty illustrations, this is my kind of book!’ Chris Riddell‘Giggles guaranteed’ Nick SharrattFrankie Banister and his family are preparing to celebrate Grandad Abraham’s 175th birthday – an occasion that’s going to be even more HONKHUMPTIOUS now that Abe’s ghost has..
‘Packed with fun, fantasy and the sort of adventure guaranteed to have sticky little fingers hungrily turning the pages’ The Mail on SundayLife is an adventure. Anything in the world is possible – by will and by luck, with a moist carrot, a wet nose and a slice of mad courage!Little Shylo Tawny-Tail and the Royal Rabbits of London are back! A precious diamond has been stolen from Buckingham Palace..
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..
'A Bewitching tale, charmingly told and is certain to delight any witch in the making' M.G, Leonard, award-winning author of Beetle Boy 'A gorgeous story that bubbles with charm, wit and magic' Abi Elphinstone, author of The Dreamsnatcher'Bursting with memorable characters, a huge sense of fun and a big dollop of honey, flowers and strawberry-scented magic!' Joe Berger, author of Lyttle Lies and H..
From the bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon comes an exciting high-adventure series - set in an ancient, magical time, full of Wizards, Warriors, Giants and Sprites.#1 Sunday Times BestsellerWinner of the Blue Peter Book AwardThis is the story of a young boy Wizard and a young girl Warrior who have been taught since birth to hate each other like poison; and the thrilling tale of what h..
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
You are about to read
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…
Povestea bietei fantome care a avut proasta inspiratie de a-si face datoria de fantoma bantuind o familie de americani care s-au mutat in castelul Canterville e repovestita pentru micii cititori care incep sa aiba incredere in ei insisi.
When naughty George and Harold hypnotise their headteacher, they accidentally create the greatest superhero in the history of their school -- Captain Underpants! His true identity is so secret that even HE doesn't know who he is...but he's fighting for truth, justice, and all things pre-shrunk and cottony!! If you're a naughty villain like the diabolical Dr Diaper, watch out! Captain Underpants ..
Get ready for more thrills, spills and spells in 2012! Max Pendragon is not looking forward to attending Morgana Le Fay's summer Spell School. Not only is his battered cauldron producing slimy sludge instead of perfect spells, but ever since he and his sister Olivia foiled evil Morgana's plot against King Arthur, they have been wary of her plans for revenge. Max and Olivia soon discover that Spe..
Gemenii John si Philippa Gaunt se trag dintr-un stravechi neam de djini. Pot indeplini dorinte si se pot transforma in animale. Porniti intr-o misiune secreta, sa recupereze o straveche carte de vraji, calatoresc pe jumatate din Pamant si nimeresc in ghearele teribile ale celui mai puternic djin care a existat vreodata.
Fiery magic in a land of ice! Midnight intruders and murder by snakebite sweep John and Philippa Gaunt headlong into their third fantastic adventure. In snowy Nepal, the Children of the Lamp face the ultimate test of their amazing djinn powers. Can they uncover the venemous secrets of an evil Snake Cult to find the long-lost talisman of the Cobra King? Praise for CHILDREN OF THE LAMP - 'Pure, ac..
John si Philippa Gaunt sunt gemeni si sunt diferiti: au puteri de djini. Dar vor putea ei sa il infranga pe Iblis? Acesta a trezit din somnul lor razboinicii unui imparat mort de mult. Razboinicii sunt insetati de razbunare
Doar gemenii John si Philippa Gaunt, descendenti ai djinilor, pot salva lumea de o straveche profetie incasa. Adanc in jungla amazoniana se intalnesc cu un vechi prieten, Dybbuk, care vrea sa deschida un portal blestemat pentru a-si recapata puterile de djin. Vor putea gemenii sa il opreasca inainte sa distruga totul?
When Coraline explores her new home, she steps through a door and into another house just like her own - except that things aren't quite as they seem. There's another mother and another father in this house and they want Coraline to stay with them and be their little girl. Coraline must use all of her wits and every ounce of courage in order to save herself and return home ... but will she escap..
When a boy swaps his dad for two goldfish he does not really think through the consequences! After all, he is not the only person who can swap stuff. When the boy is told by his mother that he has to get his father back it is not so easily done. It seems that the father has a pretty high value as he has been traded by one child to the next leaving a trail that the son has to follow. Where will i..