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  • Sky Chasers by Emma Carroll
    Sky Chasers (Paperback) Emma Carroll

    Magpie witnesses a strange spectacle above the streets of Paris: a boy suspended in the air. It ends in disaster - even so, Magpie is enthralled by the idea of flying. But others, too, are determined to discover Montgolfier's secrets ...

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  • Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo
    Private Peaceful (Paperback) Michael Morpurgo

    A stunning edition of this modern classic of World War One, featuring an introduction by the author and insightful testimonies from soldiers.

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    4 stars

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  • The Ruby in the Smoke by Philip Pullman
    The Ruby in the Smoke (Paperback) Philip Pullman

    Soon after Sally Lockhart's father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes a man die of fear at her feet. Determined to discover the truth about her father's death, sixteen-year-old Sally is plunged into a terrifying mystery in the dark heart of Victorian London.

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  • Now by Morris Gleitzman
    Now (Paperback) Morris Gleitzman

    Sometimes facing the past is the bravest act of all... Once I didn't know about my grandfather Felix's scary childhood. Then I found out what the Nazis did to his best friend Zelda. Now I understand why Felix does the things he does. At least he's got me. My name is Zelda too.

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  • Maybe by Morris Gleitzman
    Maybe (English, Paperback) Morris Gleitzman

    1946. Europe is in ruins. Millions dream of finding happiness somewhere else, and 14 year-old Felix is one of them. When he's offered a journey to somewhere far away, he seizes the opportunity. So does someone very dear to him, even though she wasn't actually invited. They have high hopes for their new land. But before Felix and Anya can embrace the love and friendship of their new world, they...

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  • Heroes by Robert Cormier
    Heroes (Paperback) Robert Cormier

    Tells a provocative story about the return home of teenage war hero and war victim, Francis Joseph Cassavant. This book gets to the heart of human nature and the moral issues and choices we have to make.

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  • The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe
    The Librarian of Auschwitz (English, Hardback) Antonio Iturbe

    Based on the experience of real-life Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus, this is the incredible story of a girl who risked her life to keep the magic of books alive during the Holocaust....

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  • Arthur & the Golden Rope by Joe Todd-Stanton
    Arthur & the Golden Rope (Paperback) Joe Todd-Stanton

    An exciting, richly illustrated adventure interwoven with history and Norse mythology.

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  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
    Number the Stars (Paperback) Lois Lowry

    In Nazi-occupied Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen is called upon for a selfless act of bravery to help save her best friend from a terrible fate. Winner of the Newbery Medal, newly reissued in the Essential Modern Classics range.

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  • Make More Noise! by Emma Carroll
    Make More Noise! (Paperback) Emma Carroll

    Leonard, author of Beetle Boy, Patrice Lawrence, author of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize-winning Orangeboy, Katherine Woodfine, author of The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow, Sally Nicholls, author of Things a Bright Girl Can Do, Emma Carroll, author of Letters from the Lighthouse, and more!

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  • Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller
    Daughter of the Pirate King (English, Paperback) Tricia Levenseller

    A 17-year-old pirate captain INTENTIONALLY allows herself to get captured by enemy pirates in this thrilling YA adventure from debut author Tricia Levenseller.

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  • Romans on the Rampage by Jeremy Strong
    Romans on the Rampage (Paperback) Jeremy Strong

    Perilus is a Roman boy who is crazy about chariot racing. He loves to practise in his own homemade chariot (pulled by the family goat) and dreams of riding in the Circus Maximus himself one day.

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  • Evie's Ghost by Helen Peters
    Evie's Ghost (Paperback) Helen Peters

    It's going to take all Evie's cunning to fix things in the past so that nothing will break apart in the future... Absorbing, brilliant storytelling from the author of The Secret Hen House Theatre, The Farm Beneath the Water and The Jasmine Green Series for younger readers.

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  • Soon by Morris Gleitzman
    Soon (Paperback) Morris Gleitzman

    The Second World War has officially ended, but the streets are still a battleground - for food, for shelter, for protection... Felix is in hiding to stay safe, but finds he has been left holding the baby - literally. An orphaned infant has been left in his care and he will do everything he can to protect the child.

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  • After by Morris Gleitzman
    After (Paperback) Morris Gleitzman

    After - The Nazis took my parents I was scared. After - They killed my best friend I was angry. After - They ruined my thirteenth birthday I was determined to get to the forest, to join forces with Gabriek and Yuli, to be a family, to defeat the Nazis after all.

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  • Treason by Berlie Doherty
    Treason (English, Paperback) Berlie Doherty

    Will Montague is a page to Prince Edward, son of King Henry VIII. As the King's favourite, Will gains many enemies in Court. His enemies convince the King that Will's father has committed treason and he is thrown into Newgate Prison. Together they must brave imprisonment and death as they embark on a great adventure to set Will's father free.

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  • The Peculiars by Kieran Larwood
    The Peculiars (Paperback) Kieran Larwood

    By night, the Peculiars are a travelling sideshow, but during the day Sheba, Sister Moon and Monkey Boy put their unusual talents to use, solving the crimes no one else cares about. For the stolen children of London's poorest, the Peculiars are their only hope.

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  • Brownstone's Mythical Collection by Joe Todd-Stanton
    Brownstone's Mythical Collection (English, Hardback) Joe Todd-Stanton

    Many years have passed since the tale of Arthur and the Golden Rope, and Arthur is now a world-famous adventurer. If only his daughter Marcy shared his enthusiasm for exploration...

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  • Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
    Wonderstruck (English, Hardback) Brian Selznick

    Ben's story takes place in 1977 and is told in words. Rose's story in 1927 is told entirely in pictures. Ever since his mother died, Ben feels lost. At home with her father, Rose feels alone. When Ben finds a mysterious clue hidden in his mother's room, both children risk everything to find what's missing.

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  • The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
    The War That Saved My Life (Paperback) Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

    Nine-year-old Ada has never left her one-room flat; her mother is too humiliated by Ada's twisted foot to let her outside. But wartime evacuation from London is the start of a new life for Ada, as she learns to read, to ride a pony, and to watch for German spies.

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