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One of a gripping new adventure series set in Avantia, a kingdom under threat from an evil wizard and six terrifying beasts. Imaginative fantasy that keeps the attention of less keen readers.
The inspiring story of Liverpool captain Gerrard’s rise to fame, adapted from the adult biography for younger football fans. Still a lengthy read at 256 pages, so recommended for keen readers only!
Younger children will love reading about the adventures of the various characters in this classic series. In this story Thomas is delivering bricks to repair the bridge, but he’s in for a bumpy ride!
A charmingly-illustrated, warm, family story about toddler Jay Jay. Every Sunday, he is taken to Grannie’s for dinner, where they share delicious food and he is fussed over by his many relatives.
Is a sinister hand puppet the reason for the school’s sudden leap in the league tables? Graphic-novel style pictures complement a fast-paced story.
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