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The Fowl Twins

The Fowl Twins
Eoin Colfer

HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780008324810

Twins Myles and Beckett Fowl are left in the care of house security system, NANNI, for a single night, when they befriend a troll and are kidnapped by a nun...


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The Impossible Boy: From the bestselling author of Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different

The Impossible Boy: From the bestselling author of Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different
Ben Brooks

Quercus Children's Books
ISBN: 9781786540997

When Oleg and Emma invent a new classmate called Sebastian, they are amazed when he appears, bringing the cardboard spaceship they had also imagined with him....


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Icarus Was Ridiculous

Icarus Was Ridiculous
Pamela Butchart

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9781788001205

Izzy LOVES all the stories the Ancient Greeks told! She can't wait to tell her friends about Icarus, who was a TOTAL NUMPTY, and the Trojan Horse, which ended a war and wasn't even REAL!


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Guardians of Magic

Guardians of Magic
Chris Riddell

Macmillan Children's Books
ISBN: 9781447277972

Magic is in danger and unles three brave children fight back and believe in the impossible, soon magic and the cloud horses they wish on will be gone...


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Earth Heroes: Twenty Inspiring Stories of People Saving Our World

Earth Heroes: Twenty Inspiring Stories of People Saving Our World
Lily Dyu

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9781788008525

EARTH HEROES will help inspire a new generation of influences and environmental activists! Read how Greta Thunberg, David Attenborough, Yin Yuzhen and other Earth Heroes are helping to change our world.


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The Great Brain Robbery

The Great Brain Robbery
P.G. Bell

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474948623

Put on your hardhats and join Suzy and join the Postal Express delivering parcels to Impossible Places! On the way, meet trolls, some strangely behaved clouds and many other impossible things.


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Fantastic Female Adventurers: Truly amazing tales of women exploring the world

Fantastic Female Adventurers: Truly amazing tales of women exploring the world
Lily Dyu

Vertebrate Publishing
ISBN: 9781912560172

These amazing women have run, cycled, skied, rowed and climbed their way around the world and into space. Discover the challenges faced and the training they needed for each challenge.


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A Postcard to Ollis

A Postcard to Ollis
Ingunn Thon

Wacky Bee Books
ISBN: 9781999903343

Ollis has a new baby brother and her mum's neat-freak boyfriend has moved in. To top it all, her best friend is also not being entirely truthful with her....


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The Girl Who Speaks Bear

The Girl Who Speaks Bear
Sophie Anderson

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474940672

Found abandoned in a bear cave as a baby, Yanka has always wondered about where she is from. When she has to flee her house, she sets off to look for answers about who she really is.


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A Giant Dose of Gross: Discover the World's Most Disgusting Animals!

A Giant Dose of Gross: Discover the World's Most Disgusting Animals!
Andy Seed

QED Publishing
ISBN: 9780711243507

From puking vultures and farting goats to stinky opossums who pretend to be dead, look out for disgusting facts exploring each animal's unusual skills and how they use them to survive.


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Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World

Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World
Konnie Huq

Piccadilly Press
ISBN: 9781848128828

Cookie is devastated when her best friend moves away. She's sure a pet could help her. But then the annoying boy next door buys the kitten she is so desperate for...


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The Girl with Space in Her Heart

The Girl with Space in Her Heart
Lara Williamson

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474921312

Mabel Mynt knows a lot about space... like how we feel connected to the stars because we are all made of stardust. But Mabel doesn't know how to fill the space in her heart that Dad left when he walked out.


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The Night's Realm

The Night's Realm
Nick Ward

David Fickling Books
ISBN: 9781788450430

Billy has a secret. A secret he doesn't want anyone to know. He is absolutely terrified of the dark. And things are about to get scary. Because Billy finds himself trapped in a land where it is always dark...


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Brain-fizzing Facts: Awesome Science Questions Answered

Brain-fizzing Facts: Awesome Science Questions Answered
Emily Grossman

Bloomsbury Childrens Books
ISBN: 9781408899175

Why is your elbow called your funny bone? How could you escape the grip of a crocodile's jaw? This brilliant book by the science expert Dr Emily Grossman uncovers the amazing scientific explanations behind all sorts of questions that can pop into our head


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Skeleton Keys: The Unimaginary Friend

Skeleton Keys: The Unimaginary Friend
Guy Bass

Stripes Publishing
ISBN: 9781788950305

Skeleton Keys' fingers can open doors to hidden worlds...Discover the curious tale of Ben Bunsen, whose only friend is imaginary... until now.


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