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Skeleton Keys: The Haunting of Luna Moon

Skeleton Keys: The Haunting of Luna Moon
Guy Bass

Stripes Publishing
ISBN: 9781788951043

Luna is convinced her grandfather is haunting them from beyond the grave; Skeleton Keys is certain that this is the work of an unimaginary...and a really naughty one at that.


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The Highland Falcon Thief

The Highland Falcon Thief
MG Leonard, Sam Sedgman

Macmillan Children's Books
ISBN: 9781529013061

Hal thinks travelling on the royal steam-train The Highland Falcon will be very dull indeed - but then a famous diamond goes missing...


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Cloudburst: A Jack Courtney Adventure

Cloudburst: A Jack Courtney Adventure
Wilbur Smith

Piccadilly Press
ISBN: 9781848128538

This is an action-packed adventure that follows a group of teenagers to Africa, where kidnapping, illegal mining and poaching puts their lives on the line


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The Kid Who Came From Space

The Kid Who Came From Space
Ross Welford

HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780008333782

12-year-old Tammy has disappeared, and only her twin, Ethan, knows where she is. It is a secret he must keep, or risk never seeing her again.


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Anisha, Accidental Detective

Anisha, Accidental Detective
Serena Patel

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474959520

Anisha is all set to be a (reluctant) bridesmaid at Aunty Bindi's wedding...until a secret ransom note arrives. Bindi's husband-to-be has been kidnapped!


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Orla and the Serpent's Curse

Orla and the Serpent's Curse
C. J. Haslam

Walker Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781406388480

Orla is expecting a rather dull week in a holiday cottage, but is soon engulfed in a mystery from the past and the remnants of a powerful curse.


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A Sprinkle of Sorcery

A Sprinkle of Sorcery
Michelle Harrison

Simon & Schuster Children's Books
ISBN: 9781471183867

The Widdershins sisters are back in a brand new adventure - look out for an invisible island, witches, pirates - and treasure!


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Where the World Turns Wild

Where the World Turns Wild
Nicola Penfold

Stripes Publishing
ISBN: 9781788951524

Juniper and her brother Bear live in a City where nature isn't allowed because of the disease that ticks bring. The children are determined to escape to the 'Wild', whatever dangers that might bring...


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Evernight

Evernight
Ross MacKenzie

Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781783448319

A long time ago, the Evernight came to the Silver Kingdom and turned everything to darkness. Now it is about to return, and the only spell that might stop it is lost, until orphan Larabelle Fox stumbles across a mysterious wooden box that could save them.


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Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Missing Diamonds

Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Missing Diamonds
Annabelle Sami

Stripes Publishing
ISBN: 9781788952064

Determined to be the world's greatest detective, Zaiba is determined to find the missing dog - and its priceless diamond collar...


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Orion Lost

Orion Lost
Alastair Chisholm

Nosy Crow
ISBN: 9781788005920

A spaceship, The Orion, is lost in space with a group of untrained teenagers in charge...and something is after them!


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The Unstoppable Letty Pegg

The Unstoppable Letty Pegg
Iszi Lawrence

Bloomsbury Education
ISBN: 9781472962478

The year is 1910 and Lettice Pegg is struggling to fit in at school. Then she discovers suffragettes, and jiu jitsu, and adventures, unexpected friendships, and danger, follow.


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Sticky Pines: The Bigwoof Conspiracy

Sticky Pines: The Bigwoof Conspiracy
Dashe Roberts

Nosy Crow
ISBN: 9781788006866

Things are pretty weird in Sticky Pines, and the night that 12 year old Lucy sneaks out to search for a UFO, they get a whole lot stranger...


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Fierce, Fearless and Free: Girls in myths and legends from around the world

Fierce, Fearless and Free: Girls in myths and legends from around the world
Lari Don

Bloomsbury Education
ISBN: 9781472967138

This collection of traditional tales from around the world features amazing women and their gifts. Don't expect any fainting princesses among these stories!


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The House of One Hundred Clocks

The House of One Hundred Clocks
A.M. Howell

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474959568

Helena and her parrot, Orbit, are swept off to Cambridge when her father is appointed clock-winder to one of the wealthiest men in England. There is only one rule: the clocks must never stop.


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