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Lots of great, highly-illustrated facts about a range of extreme sports from cheese rolling to parachuting, followed by a thrilling short story, 'The Climb'.
Harry and his Hopper have done everything together since Hopper was a jumpy little puppy, but one day Harry gets home and Hopper isn't there. A touching illustrated story about dealing with grief.
Cacofonix is the worst musician in the entire ancient world – his singing makes rain fall! Will the magic carpet help Asterix and Obelix find somewhere that his ‘talents’ can be appreciated?
This well-researched cloth book has been developed to appeal to babies from birth. The mix of high-contrast images, crinkly pages and a mirror make this a perfect introduction to books.
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Comic books can be a great way of interesting children who aren’t enthusiastic readers. Use the power of comics to boost literacy with these fun activities. Click here.
All our downloadable activities in one place. Spot the difference, Colouring, Craft, Mazes, Wordsearches and lots more. Click here.
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