The Lost Children

Author: Gillian Philip

Ravenstorm Island is an eerie and mysterious place.  All the creepy statues of children that are scattered around the Island just add to the spooky feel.  Ravenstorm Island is full…


Prince Frogface

Author: Kaye Umansky

Prince Valentine of Romantica is absolutely outraged – some raggedy old witch has had the audacity to turn him into a frog! A FROG! This just cannot be allowed to…


Petunia Perry and the Curse of the Ugly Pigeon

Author: Pamela Butchart

Petunia Perry is writing her memoirs. She wants to tell you about starting high school, her best mate, who stages one-person flash mobs at school and her mum, who over-shares…


My Brother is a Superhero

Author: David Solomons

Whether you know your Marvel heroes from your DC comics or not, this is a laugh out loud, fun filled adventure to keep you on the edge of your seat…


Murder Most Unladylike

Author: Robin Stevens

Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong set up their own secret detective agency at Deepden School for Girls. When Hazel discovers Miss Bell, the science mistress, lying dead in the gym…



Author: Helen Cresswell

Minty believes she is a witch. She appears to be like everyone else but sees phantoms floating about. When she goes to stay with her aunt, she spends time wandering…


The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Author: CS Lewis

Four children discover a fantasy world when they walk through a magical wardrobe.  They open a door and enter a magical world. They step through a wardrobe door and into…


The 7 Professors of the Far North

Author: John Fardell

Professor Murdo plans to get rid of everyone in the world and replace them with perfect clones of himself.  In order to do this, he kidnaps the six Professors who…


Hitlers Canary

Author: Sandi Toksvig

This story is based on the experiences of Sandi Toksvig’s father during the Second World War. It’s April 1940 and German troops are pouring onto the street of Denmark. Twelve…



Author: Angie Sage

Enter the world of Septimus Heap, Wizard Apprentice. Magyk is his destiny The 7th son of the 7th son, aptly named Septimus Heap, is stolen the night he is born…


Little Darlings

Author: Sam Llewellyn

A dark comedy about a family of very bad children who embark on a comic caper which leads them to their missing mum. Meet the Darling family. They are very,…


White Dolphin

Author: Gill Lewis

The truth lies deep beneath the waves . . . Bullied at school for her dyslexia and troubled by her mother’s unexplained disappearance, Kara seeks sanctuary sailing the ocean’s waves…


The Sleeping Army

Author: Francesca Simon

A wildly original, rollicking twist on Norse mythology  Freya is an ordinary girl living in modern Britain, but with a twist: people still worship the Viking gods. One evening, stuck…


Horrid Henry and the Zombie Vampire

Author: Francesca Simon

Younger kids and older readers alike will devour these uproarious stories. Horrid Henry is great fun and as irresistable as ever.  Four new stories in which Horrid Henry terrorizes his…


Sky Hawk

Author: Gill Lewis

Soar above the clouds in this enthralling tale of friendship, loyalty, and hope. When Callum and his friends find Iona on Callum’s farm they try to chase her back into…


A Wrinkle in Time

Author: Madeleine L'Engle

A classic children’s Sci-Fi novel that is both exciting and thought provoking and although first published in 1962 the concepts of utopian societies, philosophies and religion are still relevant today….


Black Ice

Author: Andrew Lane

Young Sherlock Holmes is a series of novels in which the iconic detective is reimagined as a brilliant, troubled and engaging teenager – creating unputdownable detective adventures that remain true…


Oranges in No Man’s Land

Author: Elizabeth Laird

A gripping story of a ten-year-old girl who risks death to make a lifesaving dash through war-torn Beirut. Since her father left Lebanon to find work and her mother tragically…


The Last Straw

Author: Jeff Kinney

The third laugh-out-loud book in the bestselling phenomenon that is the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Greg’s dad, Frank, is on a mission – a mission to make this wimpy kid…


The Magic Carpet Slippers

Author: Dick King-Smith

The story revolves around Mr Sloggett who discovers that as soon as puts on his new slippers he becomes capable of almost anything. The problem is that he wants to…


Dark Summer

Author: Ali Sparkes

A secret passage to a hidden world . . . It’s the summer holidays, and Eddie finds himself strangely drawn to the famous caves at Wookey Hole. He makes friends…


The Thornthwaite Inheritance

Author: Gareth P Jones

Ovid and Lorelli Thornthwaite have been trying to kill each other for so long that neither twin can remember which act of attempted murder came first. Ovid and Lorelli Thornthwaite…


City of Thieves

Author: Ellen Renner

The final shock of it hit home. The Petches were thieves, and they had stolen him. Tobias is on the run. From the father who betrayed him…from the mother who…


Dino Egg

Author: Charlie James

Ok. Here’s a question: If an egg hatched into a dinosaur on your kitchen table would you: a) Lock it up in a secure room, and then run for the…


Northern Lights

Author: Philip Pullman

This is the first book in the trilogy and will take you on a journey of wonder and imagination! Imagine a world that is like our own but different. Where…


The Get Rich Quick Club

Author: Rose Impey

Two stories featuring the wacky ideas that Banksy and his friends dream up in their mission to make money. This is your lucky day! You have been chosen to join…


The Iron Woman

Author: Ted Hughes

A sequel and companion volume to Ted Hughes’ The Iron Man, this new, child-friendly setting will be treasured by a new generation of readers. Mankind for has polluted the seas, lakes…


The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

Author: Liz Pichon

Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework: dog attacks – spilt water – lightning… Tom’s exercise book is full of his doodles, cartoons and thoughts, as well…


The Devil and his Boy

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Chase through the streets of Elizabethan London in this historical adventure from the creator of Alex Rider. Life in 16th Century Tudor England is not easy, especially if you are…


The Odds Strike Back

Author: Adam Perrott

When the Odds are inspected by the Head Prankster, they must make sure that they pull out their best pranks for him. Have you ever put down a drink, gone…


I am not a loser

Author: Jim Smith

The first book in the brilliant Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning BARRY LOSER series. Perfect for fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Tom Gates and Dennis the Menace. I’ve never minded that my name’s Barry…


Dirty Bertie – Fleas!

Author: Alan MacDonald

Three wickedly funny stories featuring a flea-ridden Whiffer the dog, a naughty dare at school and a shiny red fire engine. Dirty Bertie is up to his neck in trouble…



Author: Tommy Donbavand

Adam thinks today is going to be like any other. When his fingers start to ache, he thinks he’s been playing the computer too long. He’s wrong! When he grows…


Gangsta Granny

Author: David Walliams

Hugely entertaining… a comic, touching and at times sad story Our hero Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma’s house. She’s the boringest…


Spiderwick Chronicles: The Field Guide

Author: Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black

When their Great Aunt Lucinda is sent off to an asylum, the Grace children move into her creepy mansion with their mother. When their Great Aunt Lucinda is sent off…


Al Capone does my Shirts

Author: Gennifer Choldenko

Moose Flanagan lives with his family on Alcatraz Island, home to a high security prison and the famous gangster, Al Capone.  But living next door to Al Capone is the…


Bree McCready and the Half Heart Locket

Author: Hazel Allan

It starts when a clue on a half locket leads Bree and her young friends, Sandy and Honey, to an ancient, magical book. With it they can freeze time, fly…



Author: Jacqueline Wilson

A charming, page-turning and heart-warming story from this beloved author. Beauty Cookson is no beauty. She’s a plain, timid girl who constantly feels inferior to the super-confident, snooty girls at…


Mr Stink

Author: David Walliams

Original, touching, twisted, and most of all hilarious A lonely girl makes friends with a tramp who gives her the confidence to believe in her talent for creative writing. Chloe…


Billionaire Boy

Author: David Walliams

Sweet tale with some genuinely laugh out loud moments. Great appeal for boys and girls alike. Who would ever have thought that losing everything is only when you find a…