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The Battle for Perfect

The Battle for Perfect
Helena Duggan

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474964371

Things are quiet in the town that used to be Perfect until Violet and Boy uncover more trouble brewing. Five scientists are missing and Town is about to be taken over by a huge zombie army...


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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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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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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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The Monster Who Wasn't

The Monster Who Wasn't
T C Shelley

Bloomsbury Childrens Books
ISBN: 9781526600837

It is a well-known fact that fairies are born from a baby's first laugh. What is not as well documented is how monsters come into being...


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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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I, Cosmo

I, Cosmo
Carlie Sorosiak

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9781788003872

Cosmo is a Golden Retriever and his family is falling apart... he knows it's up to him to save it. His plan? To win a dance competition with his best human friend, Max, but sometimes the future is hard to predict.


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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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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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Killer Vending Machines Wrecked My Lunch

Killer Vending Machines Wrecked My Lunch
Matt Brown

Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781474960243

When Dreary Inkling Primary School's headmistress buys some new vending machines, she never imagines that a freak electrical storm would turn them into killer robots...


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Pay Attention, Carter Jones

Pay Attention, Carter Jones
Gary D. Schmidt

Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781783448050

It's the first day of school for Carter, and an English butler has just arrived to look after the family. It's the last thing Carter needs.


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The Dragon In The Library

The Dragon In The Library
Louie Stowell

Nosy Crow Ltd
ISBN: 9781788000260

Kit hates reading, but the day she is dragged to the library and starts to read a book is the day that her life changes. Dragons could be involved.


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The Last Spell Breather

The Last Spell Breather
Julie Pike

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192771605

Rayne is a reluctant apprentice 'spell breather', bringing spells to life to keep the village safe. But after a terrible accident, Rayne must find a way to put things right.


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