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Russell Brands – Trickster Tales – The Pied Piper of Hamelin

First in his series of Trickster Tales, the author retells the classic children’s story The Pied Piper of Hamelin Trickster Tales – The Pied Piper of Hamelin Author: Russell Brands Illustrator: Chris Riddell ISBN: 9781476791890 General & Literary Fiction Published by: Allen & Unwin Paperback   ‘Once upon a time, a mysterious time that exists through a window in your …

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The Sleeper and the Spindle

A thrillingly reimagined fairy tale from the truly magical combination of author Neil Gaiman and illustrator Chris Riddell – weaving together a sort-of Snow White and an almost Sleeping Beauty with a thread of dark magic, which will hold readers spellbound from start to finish. On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess …

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Cooking for Busy Mums

In this book, Amanda shares her most popular, most delicious and quickest recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner that will make feeding your family a whole lot easier. Alongside, she includes valuable information on nutrition for kids, how to cope with fussy eaters, how to save money at the supermarket and great, simple ideas of packing a school lunch box. …

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The Unexpected Crocodile

A cheeky cautionary tale about a crocodile who comes to tea. The Unexpected Crocodile Author: Kim Kane Illustrator: Sara Acton ISBN: 9781760111731 Picture Book Published by: Allen & Unwin Paperback     Peggy’s family is hosting a barbecue for their neighbours, the Dawsons. Peggy isn’t too sure about those Dawson boys. But she’s delighted when an unexpected crocodile invites himself to tea…with …

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Follow That Car

 Follow That Car – Lucy Feather, Stephan Lomb Packed with comic capers and animal antics, this brilliantly bold book follows Mouse’s madcap race after Gorilla through a variety of exciting settings, from navigating a busy building site, to avoiding an alpine avalanche. But is Gorilla really such a baddie after all? Not at all! Mouse is simply trying to catch …

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Zoe’s Rescue Zoo – The Lonely Lion Cub

When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and her mum, the zoo vet, to settle them into their new home. She’s good at this, because she can understand what they say and talk to them, too. But that’s a secret. The Lonely Lion Cub In this first book, …

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Zoe’s Rescue Zoo – The Pesky Polar Bear

When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and her mum, the zoo vet, to settle them into their new home. She’s good at this, because she can understand what they say and talk to them, too. But that’s a secret. The Pesky Polar Bear Snowy the polar bear …

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The Last of the Spirits

Sam and Lizzie are freezing and hungry on the streets of Victorian London. When Sam asks a wealthy man for some coins, he is rudely turned away. Months of struggle suddenly find their focus, and Sam resolves to kill the man. Huddling in a graveyard for warmth, Sam and Lizzie are horrified to see the earth around one of the …

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Love Always Everywhere

All you need is love! Any valentine will appreciate this joyful and inspirational book from the creators of Books Always Everywhere that celebrates love in its many forms. Whether quiet, loud, shy or proud, the lyrical text champions love for a faithful pet, a best friend, or simply your most favorite person in the whole world. Heart-warming and tender, with …

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Dinosaur Rocket – Penny Dale

No longer content with building, or zooming, or even rescuing, the dinosaurs now have their sights set on something much, much bigger…the MOON! Join our fearsome friends as they prepare for their cosmic journey: is the rocket all ready? Will the launch go smoothly? Can they make it to the moon? Another fast and furious adventure for anyone who loves …

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