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Beetle Queen

Beetle Queen
M.G. Leonard

Chicken House Ltd
ISBN: 9781910002773

Fashion diva Lucretia Cutter is back after the adventures in Beetle Boy, and up to no good once again. Friends Darkus, Virginia and Bertolt are determined to stop her dark plans.


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Just Call Me Spaghetti-Hoop Boy

Just Call Me Spaghetti-Hoop Boy
Lara Williamson

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474921305

My name is Adam Butters. I live on planet Earth, I like eating spaghetti hoops and I've decided I'm going to be a SUPERHERO. Everyone loves superheroes, they solve problems and make people happy, and that's good because my mum needs cheering up...


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The New Adventures of Mr Toad: A Race for Toad Hall

The New Adventures of Mr Toad: A Race for Toad Hall
Tom Moorhouse

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192746733

Teejay (or Toad Junior), Mo and Ratty are exploring the ruined grounds of Toad Hall when they fall into a tunnel and discover someone in the ice house... It turns out to be Mr Toad - who might have returned just in time to save Toad Hall.


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The Cherry Pie Princess

The Cherry Pie Princess
Vivian French

Walker Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781406368970

It's not much fun being a princess: you have to be prim, proper and obedient. Princess Peony lives in a world full of magical creatures but she is bored and lonely - until she finds the courage to stand up to her father's strict rules...


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Goodly and Grave in a Bad Case of Kidnap

Goodly and Grave in a Bad Case of Kidnap
Justine Windsor

HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN: 9780008183530

Lucy Goodly is the new boot girl at Grave Hall, working for the cold, aloof Lord Grave. The other staff all seem friendly but strange things are afoot. There are moving statues, magical books and all over the country, children are disappearing...


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The Elephant Thief

The Elephant Thief
Jane Kerr

Chicken House Ltd
ISBN: 9781910655757

When pickpocket Danny accidentally bids for the elephant Maharajah at an auction, he's swept up on an unforgettable journey, riding Maharajah from Scotland to his new home in England.


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Thunderstruck

Thunderstruck
Ali Sparkes

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192739360

A fun and fast-paced ghostly mystery with lightning strikes, floating phantoms, and four fantastic friends just trying to get on with their everyday lives... or deaths...


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The Secret Keepers

The Secret Keepers
Trenton Lee Stewart

Chicken House Ltd
ISBN: 9781911077282

When Reuben discovers an old pocket watch, he soon realizes it holds an incredible power: it can turn you invisible for 15 minutes. For a time, he can vanish from the despotic regime of New Umbra - but New Umbra's ruler wants the watch for himself.


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Crimson Poison

Crimson Poison
Susan Moore

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9780857634498

Nat Walker is the orphan heiress to her parents' games empire, whose death remains a mystery. Now, Nat must fend off the unwelcome attentions of her aunt, who is keen to "adopt" her and her millions.


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Emerald Secret

Emerald Secret
Susan Moore

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9780857638267

When Nat returns to London after her adventures in Crimson Poison, little does she know that she and her dragon-robot, Fizz, are on a new adventure, in the high-tech world of her father's games where they must seek out a long-lost Chinese sword.


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Bird Girl

Bird Girl
Maudie Smith

Orion Children's Books
ISBN: 9781444015621

When pink-haired Finch Field goes to stay with her grandmother one summer, the one thing she isn't expecting is a cloud monster. Can she stop it from stealing people's dreams?


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The Lights Under the Lake

The Lights Under the Lake
Sophie Cleverly

HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN: 9780008218331

Scarlet and Ivy's school trip takes a turn for the worse as another mystery begins to unfold at the old hotel, where the waters of the lake are covering up dark secrets...


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Who Let the Gods Out?

Who Let the Gods Out?
Maz Evans

Chicken House Ltd
ISBN: 9781910655412

Elliot's mum is ill and his home is under threat - so the last thing he needs is a crowd of Ancient Greek gods in the cow shed! The reason? Elliot has let a fearsome daemon escape.


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The Bolds on Holiday

The Bolds on Holiday
Julian Clary

Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781783445066

It's the summer holidays, and the Bold family of hyenas decide to go to Cornwall for a camping holiday. But it's never long before trouble sniffs out this family out, and Bobby is mistaken for a pup and snatched by a wicked dognapper.


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Barking for Bagels

Barking for Bagels
Michael Rosen

Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781783445059

Shnipp the dog loves to play fetch with Julie and Lara, but she doesn't love their annoying laughs so she runs off and finds a new life with Bessie the Bagel Lady. But when she comes home, things aren't exactly the same as when she left...


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