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The Curse of the Speckled Monster Book One: Graverobbers and Gallows

The Curse of the Speckled Monster Book One: Graverobbers and Gallows
John Townsend

Scribo
ISBN: 9781912233328

Cephas Catchpole, an orphan, is a chimney sweep who is rescued from an early grave by bodysnatchers. At first he is relieved, but then discovers their plans for him...


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Road to the World Cup

Road to the World Cup
Matt & Tom Oldfield

John Blake Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781786069207

Discover some brilliant facts about the lives of your favourite footballers including Harry Kane, Lionel Mess and Cristiano Ronaldo - among others - helped their teams secure a place in the World Cup!


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Splash

Splash
Charli Howard

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9781788001700

Molly, in her final year of primary school, dreams of becoming an Olympic swimmer. But with the pressure of fitting in, and the sudden arrival of her mysterious mum, will she give up on her dreams for a shot at popularity?


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Dog Diaries

Dog Diaries
Steven Butler

Arrow (Young)
ISBN: 9781784759629

Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy! I've been waiting ages to tell my story! Being Rafe's dog isn't always easy, but it is always EXCITING! I've got so much to tell you about: The amazing Catch-A-Doggy-Bone kennel, hiding snacks and THE VACUUM CLEANER!


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Boy Underwater

Boy Underwater
Adam Baron

HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780008267018

Cymbeline Igloo has never been swimming. But when his class starts swimming lessons, a mystery from the past begins to unravel - can Cymbeline solve it before his life falls apart?


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My Arch-Enemy Is a Brain In a Jar

My Arch-Enemy Is a Brain In a Jar
David Solomons

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9780857639912

Luke and his brother have swapped bodies by accident. Zack's got Luke's weird feet while Luke has Zack's SUPERPOWERS! Now he needs another world-threatening adventure to try them out... An hilarious adventure in the My Brother is a Superhero series!


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Iguana Boy Saves the World With a Triple Cheese Pizza

Iguana Boy Saves the World With a Triple Cheese Pizza
James Bishop

Hodder Children's Books
ISBN: 9781444939347

Dylan has wanted a superpower for as long as he can remember, especially since his brother and sister have got really cool ones. But when his wish finally comes true, Dylan is disappointed. For Dylan has become ... Iguana Boy. He can talk to Iguanas..!


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Walls

Walls
Emma Fischel

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192763822

Ned's world is collapsing. His parents have split up and they are building a wall right down the middle of his home, Ivy Lodge, and cutting up his life. Then Ned discovers he has an amazing new ability...


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The Wild Folk

The Wild Folk
Sylvia V. Linsteadt

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474934985

When Tin, an orphan City boy with a passion for invention, and curious Country girl Comfrey are visited by two young hares, it is the start of a magical quest; to stop the City from ravaging the Country.


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Escape: Book 2

Escape: Book 2
Linwood Barclay

Orion Children's Books
ISBN: 9781510102217

12-year-old Jeff and genetically engineered spy dog Chipper are on the run from the sinister Institute. They've managed to evade their pursuers so far. But The Institute is closing in ... Danger, secrets and thrilling suspense.


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50 Ways to Feel Happy: Fun activities and ideas to build your happiness skills

50 Ways to Feel Happy: Fun activities and ideas to build your happiness skills
Vanessa King

QED Publishing
ISBN: 9781784930851

Between the good days and the bad days, how do you stay happy? This book has loads of brilliant tips and ideas to help keep the smile on your face.


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Boy 87

Boy 87
Ele Fountain

Pushkin Children's Books
ISBN: 9781782691976

Shif is an ordinary boy living with his mother and little sister, until the day that soldiers come and he is forced to leave home for a dangerous new adventure.


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The Sand Dog

The Sand Dog
Sarah Lean

HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780008165819

When Azi's grandfather leaves their small Mediterranean island, Azi waits for him to return. The arrival of a nesting turtle and a tall sandy dog convinces Azi that it must mean that Grandfather is on his way...


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The New Adventures of Mr Toad: Toad in Troubled Waters

The New Adventures of Mr Toad: Toad in Troubled Waters
Tom Moorhouse

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192746771

Toad is obsessed with following some rather dubious treasure-hunt clues- but who is setting the clues and why are they so keen to keep Toad away from Toad Hall?


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The House with Chicken Legs

The House with Chicken Legs
Sophie Anderson

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474940665

How would you like to live in a house with legs, that could move wherever you wanted to go? Marinka lives in a house just like that - but all she wants to be, is normal.


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